The paper describes the reasons for the introduction of the Mk II passenger car, its construction and subsequent modifications to the original design. New design was prepared within the overall dimensions, 65 ft 4 in. long, 9 ft wide, 46 ft 6 in. truck centers, with improved riding and heating. The body is a stressed skin structure. The underframe is 10 in. deep and is built up of Z section longitudinals of 3/16 in. thickness and solebars of 3/16 in. thickness channels with cross members at intervals.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Mechanical Engineers

    1 Birdcage Walk
    London SW1H 9JJ,   England 
  • Authors:
    • McMenamin, J T
  • Publication Date: 1973-7

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  • Accession Number: 00056787
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1974 12:00AM