LINEAR-MOTORIZED CAR BOOSTER-RETARDER L4

Intended to contribute to automation of yard work on sorting tracks, this system catches automatically freight cars, which run into sorting tracks at widely varying speeds, boosts, retards, releases them at a safe coupling speed or stops them. It is program-controlled or remote-controlled by radio.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Ken-yusha, Incorporated

    1-45-6 Hikari-cho, Kokubunji-shi
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Publication Date: 1969-12

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00072986
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Association of American Railroads
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Quart. Rpt
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 29 1975 12:00AM