Technical Reports

Amtrak/Knorr Disc Brake Study : Volume II - Appendices A through I

  • 01
  • Sep
  • 1980
AUTHOR: R. Scofield, R. Avant
SUBJECT: Amtrak, Braking Systems
KEYWORDS: RMS g-level analysis, RMS spectral analysis, Brake forces
ABSTRACT: This volume contains the following appendices to Volume I, Final Report: Appendix A - Wheel Condition Effects Appendix B - Effects of Cyclic Loads on Pin Wear Appendix C - Over-the-Road Test Acceleration Data from the Boston Run Appendix D - Over-the-Road Test Acceleration Data from the Montreal Run Appendix E - Laboratory Test - Lateral Dynamic Load Test (Pendulum/Bong Test) Appendix F - Vertical Impulse Loading - Laboratory Test Appendix G - Static Load Test Appendix H - Temperature, Precipitation, and Snow-on-the-Ground Plots Appendix I - Test Plan
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