ON RUNNING STABILITY OF THREE-PIECE BOGIE AND ITS PREVENTION OF TRUCK HUNTING

The three-axle bogie is easy to assemble, dismantle and maintain. But at low speeds hunting may occur. The article shows that an axle which is spring-suspended in relation to the vehicle frame is an effective means for preventing this phenomenon. The optimum degree of stiffness in the supports needs to be established to achieve a maximum critical speed.

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    JAPANESE NATIONAL RAILWAYS

    TOKYO,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Yokose, K
  • Publication Date: 1978-12

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  • Accession Number: 00196385
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1979 12:00AM