SOUND-ABSORBING RAILWAY WHEELS FOR METROPOLITAN PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Damping systems for railway wheels have meanwhile been developed to a level rendering possible a substantial contribution to the efforts made in adhering to and minimising the specified noise emissions of rail vehicles. Sound-absorbing wheels are an efficient means to suppress the noise in sharp curves. In addition, they result in a marked reduction of the rolling noise, while the increase in wheel mass is insignificant.

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    Siemens (Georg) Verlagsbuchhandlung

    Luetzowstrasse 105-196
    1 Berlin 30,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Huebner, H
  • Publication Date: 1978-11

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 336-342
  • Serial:
    • Glasers Annalen ZEV
    • Volume: 102
    • Issue Number: 11
    • Publisher: Siemens (Georg) Verlagsbuchhandlung
    • ISSN: 0373-322X

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194660
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1981 12:00AM