TRUCK DESIGN OPTIMIZATION PROJECT FIELD TEST DATA, SERIES 5, TAPE TDOP 0100

The data file on this magnetic tape includes acceleration, force, and displacement measurements at critical points on a freight car and truck. The file includes detailed alphanumeric description of test conditions. The following are for the test on this tape: Car-70TonMReefer* Truck-ASF Ride Control* Truck Center-45 Ft. 9 In.* Load-Full* Wheel Profile-Cylindrical* Spring Group-7-DO;-DI* Snubbing-8-3091* Snubber Augmentation-None* Centerplate Friction-Steel-Moly* FILE 1: Name-050203TEA001* Track-Hi.Spd. CWR* Speed-30 to 79 in 10 mph steps* Outer Gib Clearance-5/8In.* Side Bearings-1/4 In. Clear.* Additional Experimental Conditions-use only between MP 45.25 and MP 46 on pass 2 for 50 mph* Errors noted-None* NOTE: Vertical adapter forces are subject to question.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB-250 354. Source tape is in ASCII and BINARY character set. Character set restricts preparation to 9 track one-half inch tape only. Identify recording mode by specifying density only. Call NTIS Computer Products, if you have questions.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Railroad Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Bang, A J
  • Publication Date: 1975-11

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00137287
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA/ORD/MT-76/191 Data file, FRA/DF-76/116
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1994 12:00AM