THE GREAT TRUCK RACE: TEMPORARILY ON HOLD

While some guidelines are starting to emerge, though not always clearly, from the FRA-sponsored Truck Design Optimization Project, the appraisal of premium (including radial) freight-car trucks is intended to compare them with each other and with the conventional designs already tested. The economic justification of the higher-cost Type II designs is not always easy to demonstrate, although an analytical technique has been developed.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1981-4-27

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  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 40
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00335054
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1981 12:00AM