SOFTWARE SERIES: SAFEM: A FINITE-ELEMENT FATIGUE LIFE DESIGN PROGRAM FOR FREIGHT CAR STRUCTURES AND COMPONENTS

The SAFEM Program enables a designer to conduct fatigue life calculations during the design process for freight cars or components when modelled by finite elements. It incorporates the recommendations given in Association of American Railroads Research Report No. 245, entitled: "Interim Guidelines for Fatigue Analysis of Freight Cars," May 1977.

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  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 158 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00334474
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: AAR R-434 Tech Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1981 12:00AM