EVALUATION OF CHROME COLUMBIUM ALLOY RAIL PRODUCED BY THE SYDNEY STEEL CORPORATION

Mechanical tests, macro and micrographic investigations on these rails, which are superior to standard rails in terms of resistance to scaling, traction, ductility, hardness, and gradual flexion, but rather inferior where resilience is concerned, are described.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Publication Date: 1977-1

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 448-474
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Issue Number: 661
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00157545
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 20 1977 12:00AM