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Title:Report of thermal strains developed in southern cast steel wheel during brake applications for American Brake Shoe Company railroad products division New York New York
Author(s):Wetenkamp, H.R.; Schrader, H.J.
Subject(s):Thermal Strains
Brake Applications
Southern Cast Steel Wheel
Abstract:The purpose of this preliminary investigation was to obtain data on the amount of strain developed in the plate of wheel, as now manufactured, as the wheel is healed by braking cycles.
Issue Date:1957-11
Publisher:Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Series/Report:TAM R 551
Genre:Technical Report
Rights Information:Copyright 1957 Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS:2021-11-04

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