STRESS MEASUREMENTS IN THE WEB OF RAIL ON THE DENVER AND RIO GRANDE WESTERN

Progress on stress measurement in rail located in curved and tangent situations was measured, and reported. The vertical web stresses under different locomotives is included, and the varying speeds are listed. A comparison of stresses between 112 lb and 115 lb rail as well as 112 lb and 131 lb rail is included in the discussion.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Authors:
    • MAGEE, G M
    • Cress, E E
  • Publication Date: 1943

Media Info

  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Volume: 44
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00033315
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: II
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1994 12:00AM