NEW TRUCK DEVELOPED FROM THE TYPE Y28 TO THE TYPE Y32 FOR HIGH SPEED ROLLING STOCK

UN NOUVEAU BOGIE POUR LES VOITURES A GRANDE VITESSE DU TYPE Y 28 AU TYPE Y 32

The new truck is intended for main line rolling stock suitable for 200 km/hr operation. The author explains the design and gives a full description of the parts of the pneumatic suspension of this truck which has disk brakes combined with shoe brakes, a solution giving the best adhesion. The tests gave excellent results up to 250 km/hr.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • The full English article can be found in French Railway Techniques, N1, pp 1-12, 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Societe Nationale des Chemins de Fer Francais

    92 rue Bonaparte
    75 Paris 6e,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Moron, P
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

Language

  • French

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00083947
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 22 1976 12:00AM