50TH ANNIVERSARY OF BSI DISC BRAKES FOR RAIL VEHICLES

50 JAHRE BSI-SCHEIBENBREMSEN FUER SCHIENENFAHRZEUGE

Developmment over the last 50 years of disc brakes produced by BSI and fitted on rail vehicles are described. The manufacturing processes, materials used to maintain a constant braking moment at nearly all speeds, high thermic capacity, short stopping distances and ways to restrict wear of wheels are all discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Hestra Verlag

    Holzhofallee 33, Postfach 4244
    6100 Darmstadt 1,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • SANDER, K
    • Zeuner, H
  • Publication Date: 1978-3

Language

  • German

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00180275
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1978 12:00AM