After reviewing overhead line developments with the raising of speeds, the author discusses performances of present day catenaries and how they meet requirements. He then considers other current collection possibilities-without-contact methods, by capacity, magnetic induction, electromagnetic waves, laser ray, and electric arc.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Asociacion de Investigacion del Transporte

    Alberto Alcocer 38
    Madrid,   Spain 
  • Authors:
    • Morales, G P
  • Publication Date: 1976-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 53-65
  • Serial:
    • Revista A.I.T
    • Issue Number: 11
    • Publisher: Asociacion de Investigacion del Transporte

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00147833
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1977 12:00AM