BRAKING ON RAIL LINES ON A FALLING GRADIENT

EISENBAHN-BREMSBETRIEB AUF GEFAELLESTRECKEN

On the basis of experience on mountain lines in the Andes (where UIC and AAR braking rules are combined), the authors study the braking conditions specific to slopes: first the case of keeping a train running at constant speeds, then for the case of keeping the train stationary.

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    Siemens (Georg) Verlagsbuchhandlung

    Luetzowstrasse 105-196
    1 Berlin 30,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Heller, G
    • Vajda, J
  • Publication Date: 1978-2

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 45-52
  • Serial:
    • Glasers Annalen ZEV
    • Volume: 102
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: Siemens (Georg) Verlagsbuchhandlung
    • ISSN: 0373-322X

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00180272
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1978 12:00AM