METHODS FOR TESTING ROLLING STOCK AT THE EXPERIMENTAL LOOP OF TSNII MRT

METODIKI ISPYTANII PODVIZHNOGO SOSTAVANA EKSPERIMENTAL' NOM KOL'TSE TSNII MPS

This paper describes procedures for four types of tests on the Shcherbinka test track: (1) Cars with axle loads from 20.5 to 25 tons to be appraised with respect to wear, damage and residual deformation of track and rolling stock components; (2) Composition brake shoes and related wheel wear; (3) Dynamic and load testing of locomotives and multiple-unit cars prior to delivery; (4) Efficiency and operational characteristics of diesel-electric locomotives prior to delivery.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Abstract only translated in English.
  • Corporate Authors:

    All-Union Labor Red Banner Railway Research Inst

    USSR Ministry of Railways
    Moscow B-174,   USSR 
  • Publication Date: 1977

Language

  • Russian

Media Info

  • Pagination: 13 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196100
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Tech Paper
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM