ANALYSIS OF STRESS OF MECHANICAL ORIGIN IN WHEELSETS. NUMERICAL CALCULATIONS AND APPLICATIONS

Various methods of stress analysis have proved practical in studying the effects of external loading and wheel mounting pressures; Theoretical results have been validated with tests. Observations are made on rim thickness, plate designs, and hub and wheelseat configurations.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Supported in cooperation with the Association of American Railroads, Federal Railroad Administration and Railway Wheel Association. Sixth International Wheelset Congress, October 22-26, 1978, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Iron and Steel Institute

    230 North Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL  USA  60601
  • Authors:
    • Ibarreta, F
    • Gimenez, J G
    • Jalon, J G
    • Muguerza, R
  • Publication Date: 1978-10

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00184171
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Iron and Steel Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Volume 2 Tech Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1978 12:00AM