LIVING WITH THE THYRISTOR

The thyristor enables the traction control engineer to realise his dream of an infinitely variable, fast and smooth power- controller. Signalling and telecommunication engineers fear this dream may be their nightmare. Results of recent trials on BR and LT put these fears into perspective.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Ian Allan Limited

    Terminal House
    Shepperton, Middlesex  England  TW17 8AS
  • Publication Date: 1976-7

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 276
  • Serial:
    • MODERN RAILWAYS
    • Volume: 33
    • Issue Number: 334
    • Publisher: Ian Allan Publishing, Limited
    • ISSN: 0026-8356

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00139525
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 26 1976 12:00AM