Author: Greg McDonnell
ISBN: 9781770856097
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" --Railfan and Railroad "This is a field guide that is also elegant, so my advice is this: Buy two copies, and toss one in your car, and put the other one on your coffee table.

Vintage Modern Diesel Locomotives

Author: Stanley W. Trzoniec
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760348405
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Evolution of the American Diesel Locomotive. Indiana University Press.
McDonnell, Greg. Locomotives—The Modern Diesel and Electric Reference.
Boston Mills Press. Romano, Andy. PA—Alco's Glamour Girl. Four Ways West

Railroad History

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Locomotives: The Modern Diesel and Electric Reference, by Greg McDonnell.
Boston Mills Press, 2008. 240 pp. $49.95 hardbound M L GE Evolution
Locomotives, by Sean GrahamWhite. Voyageur Press, 2007. 144 pp. $36.95
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North American Locomotives

Author: Brian Solomon
Publisher: Voyageur Press
ISBN: 1610586859
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Spanning more than 150 years of railway locomotive technology, this invaluable volume examines the wide variety of steam, diesel, and electric locomotives that have powered North American railroads through the decades.

Illustrated Encyclopedia Of World Railway Locomotives

Author: P. Ransome-Wallis
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486412474
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Diesel-Electric Locomotive Handbook (Electrical and Mechanical Equipment
volumes), by GEORGE F. MCGOWAN, ... by Fluid Couplings', by H. SINCLAIR. ,,
140: 'Control of Diesel Railcars with Particular Reference to Transmissions', by
W. G. WILsoN. ... 9| 9) ,, ,, 23 3 : 'Running Tests of a 500-H.P. Diesel Mechanical
Locomotive', by B. REED. ,, ,, 241: 'A Modern Hydraulic Drive for Locomotives', by
R. H. ...

Electrical Engineer S Reference Book

Author: M A Laughton
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1483102637
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For main line locomotives it is desirable that full engine power be maintained
over a wide range of train speeds. The diesel ... Control The control
equipment on a diesel-electric locomotive is concerned mainly with the following
functions. Engine speed ... The basis of modern signalling is the electrical track
circuit to detect the presence not only of trains but also of single vehicles. A track
circuit ...

Operation And Maintenance Of Diesel Electric Locomotives

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If all compressors on multiple-unit locomotives load and unload simultaneously,
the governor functions with an ... in order to meet various modern needs, and
reference to appropriate manufacturers' instruction manuals is necessary for ...

Handbook Of Railway Vehicle Dynamics

Author: Simon Iwnicki
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1420004891
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Modern locomotive design has incorporated many performance improvement
features. For a fully ... is used to set a current reference. Typically, diesel electric
locomotives have eight notches or levels of throttle adjustment. Fully electric ...

Underground Electric Haulage

Author: Ludger M. Szklarski
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1483157873
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BIBLIOGRAPHY [1] ANDERSON, J. W. L., Electric Underground Locomotives,
Min. Electr. Mech. Engr. 30 ... [3] BERDING, C., Underground Haulage in Modern
Horizon Mining, Iron and Coal Review, 157, 1948, No. 4203, p. 713. ... [16]
HINDE, D. W., and HINDE, M., Electric and Diesel-electric Locomotives,
Macmillan, London 1948. [17] LEBEDEV ... Reference Book, G. Newnes, London
1955. [22] More ...