Freight car draft gear impact performance characteristics and their evaluation criteria

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleMichanical Engineering Report; no. MI-834
Physical description57 p.
AbstractThis report describes field and theoretical studies on the dynamic behaviou of impacting freight cars and the influence of draft gear characteristics on this behaviour.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Mechanical Engineering
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteDr. Smith was affiliated with the National Research Council Canada, Division of Mechanical Engineering when he authored this report
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NPARC number23000776
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Record identifier21e39b71-254d-4017-9f9a-a57b8ed5d456
Record created2016-09-15
Record modified2016-10-03
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