This book presents basic technical data on the diesel locomotive. The equipment installed on the locomotive is described and some information is provided on equipment tuning. Primary attention is devoted to the diesel engine, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, auxiliary equipment, electrical systems, and other apparatus. The principles of operation and tuning of the electric transmission are examined in detail. This book is intended for diesel locomotive engineers and their aides and depot employees.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Abstract only translated in English. Book available for reference purposes at the Office of R&D, FRA. Contact Technology Planning Officer.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Transport Publishing House

    Basmannyi Tupik 6A
    Moscow B-174,   USSR 
  • Authors:
    • Filonov, S P
  • Publication Date: 1977


  • Russian

Media Info

  • Pagination: 320 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00190364
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM