ACTUAL STATE AND TREND OF THE MATERIALS BEING USED FOR RAILWAYS (2). MATERIALS FOR ROLLING STOCKS

The materials actually being used in Japan railways are investigated to establish guidelines for materials development in railways. Materials for rolling stocks are the subject of this paper and it is shown that the trends are moving toward lightweight, high strength, maintenance-free, long life, high performance and low total cost materials.

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    Railway Technical Research Institute

    2-8-38, Hikari-cho, Kokubunji-shi
    Tokyo 185,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Tsujimura, T
  • Publication Date: 1994-5

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00666368
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 15 1994 12:00AM