THE MECHANICAL PART OF A LOCOMOTIVE WITH THREE-PHASE CURRENT TECHNOLOGY

DER MECHANISCHE TEIL EINER LOKOMOTIVE IN DREHSTROMTECHNIK

As part of the research carried out by the DB in order to obtain a locomotive that can be used for both passenger traffic (speeds up to 160 km/h) and freight traffic, the article discusses the specific problems linked with the development of the mechanical part of such a locomoitve which will be of the Bo' Bo' type and will have a weight of 84 t, 37t of which will be for the mechanical part. Following this research, the DB has ordered 5 prototype locomotives which will be delivered in 1979.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Hestra Verlag

    Holzhofallee 33, Postfach 4244
    6100 Darmstadt 1,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Oed, R
    • Reitmeier, W
  • Publication Date: 1977-12

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 861-866
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00176682
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1978 12:00AM