This is a complete specification for steel rails. The specification covers the chemical composition (metallurgy) of the steel, the method of manufacture, the branding and stamping, and the control cooling. Additional specifications cover the fabrication (welding) of continuous welded rail, and the inspection and classification of secondhand rail for welding. The specifications also cover Thermite welding, the drop test machine, and joint bars and other track material.

Media Info

  • Pagination: 21 p.
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: Pt2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047836
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Association of American Railroads
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 4 1974 12:00AM