NEW LIGHT WEIGHT RAILCAR OF THE SERIES 627 OFFERS MORE ECONOMY BY ONE-MAN OPERATION

DER NEUE LEICHTTRIEBWAGEN 627-MEHR WIRTSCHAFLICHKEIT DURCH EINMANNBEDIENUNG

The Series 627 railcar described is a self-contained unit with two driving cabs, luggage room, toilet and large-capacity passenger compartment for 64 seated passengers. The entire power plant, consisting of a 287 kW diesel engine with dynastarter and hydraulic transmission with two torque converters, is of underfloor type for optimum utilization of the floor space. The car body is of extremely lightweight construction and built up from corrugated standard light gage sheet steel with special corrosion protection. As a special feature, this railcar is fitted with equipment permitting one-man operation by passenger flow routing.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Siemens (Georg) Verlagsbuchhandlung

    Luetzowstrasse 105-196
    1 Berlin 30,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Zboralski, D
  • Publication Date: 1975-5

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 131-140
  • Serial:
    • Glasers Annalen ZEV
    • Volume: 99
    • Issue Number: 5
    • Publisher: Siemens (Georg) Verlagsbuchhandlung
    • ISSN: 0373-322X

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00126403
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1975 12:00AM