MODEL TESTS ON STREAMLINING AND AERODYNAMIC BRAKING OF A HIGH SPEED TEST TRAIN

As part of the process in testing the stability of the new cross-anchor (Scheffel) bogies of the South African Railways, full scale high speed tests were required on a test train comprising a GE6EI electric locomotive with modified gear ratios and a standard suburban coach fitted with these bogies.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Kelvin Publications (Pty) Limited

    London House, Loveday Street
    Johannesburg,   South Africa 
  • Authors:
    • Skews, B W
    • Bradfield, L L
    • WRIGHT, I
  • Publication Date: 1980-6

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 221-226
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00334322
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1981 12:00AM