RUNNING BR WEST COAST ROUTE ON 25 KV

Review of paper presented to the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in which the author mentions remedies taken such as overcoming overhead 'blow-offs', broken rails, wheel shelling, and locomotives' adhesion performance; also the trial application of thyristor control.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mechanical Engineering Publications

    Penthouse 1, 15 West 55th Street
    New York, NY  USA  10019
  • Authors:
    • Ribbons, R T
  • Publication Date: 1977-11

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 42-44
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00173380
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM