SANTA FE MECHANIZES SWITCH TRACK RENEWAL FOR BETTER RIDING TRACK

Often, an otherwise fine stretch of running track has contaminated ballast at the switches, turnouts and crossings. Santa Fe has developed and is now well into a program of ballast renewal by a production technique of mechanized undercutting. The Santa Fe's technique is geared to the performance of the Kershaw "bent-spoon" switch undercutter.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  United States  60606
  • Publication Date: 1973-11

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  • Accession Number: 00053845
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 3 1976 12:00AM