This reference volume incorporates technical, statistical and buying information for those involved in the design, rebuilding, repair and maintenance of cars and locomotives. Its sections: Dictionary of car and locomotive terms; Freight car design fundamentals; Freight train cars; Freight car construction; Railway service cars; Industrial and export cars; Passenger and transit cars; Couplers; Draft gears and cushion underframes; Air brakes; Brake gear; Safety applicances; Car and locomotive trucks; Axle journals and bearings; Diesel-electric locomotives; Diesel engines; Diesel-electric transmissions; electrical fundamentals; Car and locomotive maintenance facilities.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    350 Broadway
    New York, NY  United States  10014
  • Publication Date: 1974

Media Info

  • Pagination: 1020 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00099178
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1975 12:00AM