THE DB'S ET 420 ELECTRIC RAILCAR

DER ET 420 DER DB

ET 420 railcars are in service in Munich, Dusseldorf, Stuttgart and Frankfurt/M. Their main features are: high adhesion, thyristor control, aluminium body, air suspension, anti-skid device, automatic control of running, wayside-to-train radio links, automatic control of the braking system. The article describes the construction of the latest model, as well as its electrical equipment, in great detail.

  • Publication Date: 1977

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 1-80
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00178441
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 29 1978 12:00AM