ON THE TEST OF A DEVICE FOR THE MEASUREMENT OF STATIC IMBALANCE OF WHEEL LOAD AS A PART OF AUTOMATED ARRIVAL INSPECTION SYSTEM IN FREIGHT CAR YARD

Described is a method for detecting the variation in wheel loads on cars moving into a yard at speeds higher than the regular weighing-in-motion scales used on the Japanese National Railways. The on-line system is aimed at being a part of an inspection station where hot boxes and worn wheels would also be measured automatically. The results with this automatic freight car inspection system are to be collated in a process computer.

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    Ken-yusha, Incorporated

    1-45-6 Hikari-cho, Kokubunji-shi
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Shioya, A
    • Nakamura, M
    • Shimada, S
    • Wada, K
    • YAMAZAKI, S
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

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  • Accession Number: 00080086
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Railway Technical Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Quart Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 16 1975 12:00AM