ASPECTS TO BE CONSIDERED WHEN RIGGING OVERHEAD CONTACT LINES

ASPECTOS A CONSIDERAR EN EL MONTAJE DE LINEAS DE TRACCION ELECTRICAS

When doing fitting or repair operations, it is often necessary to connect two lengths of contact wire. The article describes various types of connection used by different Railways classifying them into two groups: wedge-shaped or tapered parts, bolted or riveted parts. For speeds of over 200 km/h, he suggests a cold welding process whereby the dynamically hard points on the contact line can be eliminated.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Asociacion de Investigacion del Transporte

    Alberto Alcocer 38
    Madrid,   Spain 
  • Authors:
    • Perez Morales, G
  • Publication Date: 1978-12

Language

  • Spanish

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 6-10
  • Serial:
    • AIT-Revista
    • Issue Number: 25
    • Publisher: Asociacion de Investigacion del Transporte

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194510
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 13 1979 12:00AM