NEW FAMILY OF HIGH-PERFORMANCE AC AND DC MULTIPLE-UNITS TAKING OVER BR SUBURBAN SERVICES

The paper reports that the GEC-Traction powered trainsets of British Railways design and construction introduced over the last five years have a high-degree of standardisation for operation on 25 kV and 750, 650 V dc lines. A series have been designed for 25 kV/750 V dc with ready potential to link Southern Region services with those north of the Thames.

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    Broadfields (Technical Publishers) Limited

    Little Leighs
    Chelmsford, Essex CMB 1PM,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1980-4

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  • Accession Number: 00331500
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1982 12:00AM