The file name is REEBA. A computer program which models an emergency brake application of railroad trains. The input consists of: the locomotive and train consist, grade or location of train, the initial speed and train handling information. The output provides: the stopping distance and time, if an intratrain collision would take place, if the train would separate, and the approximate coupler forces developed during the application.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Atchison, Tokeka and Santa Fe Railway

    9th and Jackson Streets, Information Systems Department
    Topeka, KS  United States  66628
  • Authors:
    • Tallen, S M
  • Publication Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00098760
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Railway Engineering Association
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1976 12:00AM