TITLE

Small rail on track for quieter trains

AUTHOR(S)
Hamer, Mick
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/16/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1795, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on British Rail Corp.'s plan to reduce the size of its rails in order to make its trains quieter. Reduction that the company hopes to achieve in noise radiating from the hush rail; Description of the damping material being tested by the company; Alternative approach to making trains quieter.
ACCESSION #
10558863

 

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