Standardization of components makes railway inspection and maintenance work easier and increases the reliability of transport. The author describes standardization in chopper control cars with regenerative braking, CTC systems, the automated operation of marshalling yards and traction motors for electric cars. He discusses methods for organizing this standardization in a way that will not hinder technical developments.

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    Japan Railway Engineers' Association

    2-5-18 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Musaka, Y
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 4-5
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196388
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1979 12:00AM