SHOCK AND VIBRATION THEORY

It defines terms used in a mathematical representation of shock and vibration which are part of railroad phenomenon and discusses mass, inertia, momentum, force as related to "railroad impact shock". In addition the relationship of railroad car spring, and effect of flat wheels or rail joints upon the suspension of the car are represented and discussed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • The Railroad Environment: A Guide for Shippers and Railroad Personnel.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Penn Central Transportation Company

    Transportation Center, 6 Penn Center Plaza
    Philadelphia, PA  USA  19104

    Penn Central Transportation Company

    Transportation Center, 6 Penn Center Plaza
    Philadelphia, PA  USA  19104
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Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 27-32
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00033284
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 7 1976 12:00AM