INFORMING THE DRIVER OF BRAKE-PIPE FLOW AND LEAKAGE PARAMETERS

Receiving ready information on air brake performance when effecting routine test and ensuring breakaway, brake equipment faults and emergency applications made in the train is essential to the engineer. A new simple air-flow measuring device which can be mounted directly on the main reservoir supply to the brake valve is described, which provides quick identification of trouble sources.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Broadfields (Technical Publishers) Limited

    Little Leighs
    Chelmsford, Essex CMB 1PM,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Wickham, D J
  • Publication Date: 1974-5

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  • Accession Number: 00071984
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1974 12:00AM