10 YEARS' OPERATION OF THE DYNAMIC TESTING PLANT FOR SUSPENSION GEAR

DIX ANS D'EXPLOITATION DU BANC D'ESSAI DYNAMIQUE DES SUSPENSIONS

The dynamic testing plant for suspension gear, which forms part of the Vitry-sur-Seine Testing Center, in France, was installed in 1966 and, after various adjustments had been made, became fully operational in October 1967. The article reviews the work completed over the last ten years. It describes the different types of tests carried out on series produced or prototype rolling stock. It analyzes the testing techniques which can be of the harmonic or non-harmonic kind. Difficulties have arisen in connection with some of these techniques and the article explains the methods that have been employed to overcome them.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Societe Nationale des Chemins de Fer Francais

    92 rue Bonaparte
    75 Paris 6e,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Sauvage, G
    • Doreau, R
  • Publication Date: 1978-5

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  • French

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  • Accession Number: 00194880
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 11 1979 12:00AM