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Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v02.c9001305
EISBN: 978-1-62708-215-0
... brake. It was recommended that the brake system on the car be examined and replaced if necessary. Brake shoes Brakes Railroad wheels Railroads ASTM A504 Thermal fatigue fracture Background Testing Procedure and Results Discussion Conclusion and Recommendations Selected...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003502
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
.... Using a wrench he backed off the brake shoes from each wheel to the point at which he thought they were correctly adjusted. He telephoned his dispatcher from the next rest area, explained what had happened, and was told that he should continue with his journey. A few miles later the weather changed...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006815
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... connection came loose, the threaded members progressively unscrewed to the point that the valve head blocked an air exhaust port, thus causing the brakes to remain partially applied. The driver had unwittingly backed off the brake shoes to the point that they could not contact the drums. Investigating...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001810
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... system is used for picking and transfers strain energy to the projectile before it separates from the picker shoe. The torsion bar can be adjusted to deliver the energy required to propel the projectile through the guide teeth to the shuttle brake [ 1 , 2 ]. The torsion bar mechanism is shown...