EFFECTS OF TYREFLATS ON FATIGUE STRENGTH OF CAR-AXLES

The results of studies on fatigue strength of car axles under impacts produced by flat wheels are reported. Fatigue tests were performed on one-fifth scale models of axles. The influence of speed and of the number of flat spots on axle life was established.

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    JAPANESE NATIONAL RAILWAYS

    TOKYO,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • TANAKA, S
    • Hatsuno, K
  • Publication Date: 1978-9

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  • Accession Number: 00184616
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Railway Technical Research Inst, Quarterly Reports
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1978 12:00AM