Indian Railway main logo Welcome to Indian Railways
  
View Content in Hindi
National Emblem of India

About Us

Directorates

RWWO

Tenders

Vendor Interface

News & Events

Contact Us



Bookmark Mail this page Print this page
QUICK LINKS
Brake Dynamometer

Brake Dynamometer lab
 



Our Expertise –

·         Performance of various types of Composite Brake Blocks and Disc Brakes.

·         Parameters measured: Coefficient of friction, Wear rate, temperature rise in Brake, Disc Pads& Wheel

 

Facilities we have –

 

·         Old brake dynamometer capable of testing upto speed of 245 kmph with 1000 mm diameter wheel and simulation of axle load upto 25t, brake torque of 4800 kg-m and brake force of 6000 kg maximum with continuous recording and analysis of test data.

·         New brake dynamometer capable of testing upto speed of 300 kmph with 1000mm diameter wheel and axle load 8 to 30t and brake force of 6000 kg maximum with continuous recording and analysis of test data. It has two test stations and simulation of inertia electrically in the range of 200 – 6000 kg-m².

·          Facility for thermal imaging of wheels during Dynamometer testing of the brake block by thermo wave camera.

·         Facility to measure the density of smoke during braking through composition brake block

·         Facility to quantify the odour generated during braking through composition brake block



Source : WELCOME TO RDSO CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 28-08-2011  

  Site Map | Contact Us | RTI | EOI | Disclaimer | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy Valid CSS! Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict

© 2016  All Rights Reserved.

This is the Portal of Indian Railways, developed with an objective to enable a single window access to information and services being provided by the various Indian Railways entities. The content in this Portal is the result of a collaborative effort of various Indian Railways Entities and Departments Maintained by CRIS, Ministry of Railways, Government of India.