On the replacement of shoe-wheel brakes by pad-disk for railroad freight cars

On the replacement of shoe-wheel brakes by pad-disk for railroad freight cars

Sergio José Romano, Francisco de Carvalho Santos, Auteliano A. Santos

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Most of railroad freight cars use brake shoes directly applied onto the wheels. This system causes wheel heating, which in turn gives rise to thermal stresses and loss of mechanical strength. An alternate solution is a system of brake disks and pads, which would not heat the wheels, like disk...

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On the replacement of shoe-wheel brakes by pad-disk for railroad freight cars

Sergio José Romano, Francisco de Carvalho Santos, Auteliano A. Santos


										

On the replacement of shoe-wheel brakes by pad-disk for railroad freight cars

Sergio José Romano, Francisco de Carvalho Santos, Auteliano A. Santos

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    Journal of thermal science and engineering applications

    Vol. 6, no. 1 (Mar., 2014), n. art. TSEA-12-1152