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Record 1 1993-06-04

English

Subject field(s)
  • Rail Transport
  • Braking Devices (Mechanical Components)

French

Domaine(s)
  • Transport par rail
  • Freins (Composants mécaniques)
OBS

Communication entre la conduite générale et l'atmosphère par un large orifice (vidange rapide). Cette position permet un serrage très rapide du frein avec une intensité maximale. (TRDA, 117).

Spanish

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