RESULTS OF IMPACT TESTS OF FLAT CARS LOADED WITH LUMBER

The following data are results of impact tests of flat cars loaded with lumber in accordance with Figure 6-A of Section 5 of the AAR loading rules. For speed of impact at 4, 6, 8, and 10 mph, the corresponding lumber movement was 2.5 to 5, 8 to 12, 18 to 36, and 33 to 46 inches, respectively.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Weyerhaeuser Company

    1021 A Street
    Tacoma, WA  USA  98401
  • Publication Date: 1968

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  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 1 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00039542
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 5 1973 12:00AM