BS 4073:1966 - Specification for heavy rolling stock for mineral haulage in mines

BS 4073:1966

Specification for heavy rolling stock for mineral haulage in mines

Status : Current, Confirmed   Published : November 1966



General requirements, bodies and underframes, wheels and axles, suspension gear, coupler and buffer gear and ancillary requirements. Vehicle capacities, dimensions and designations; materials, design, construction and testing. Illustrations: typical mine car, underframe, ram, creeper and tippler engagement assembly, wheels, axle assembly, laminated springs, typical coupler units.

Standard NumberBS 4073:1966
TitleSpecification for heavy rolling stock for mineral haulage in mines
StatusCurrent, Confirmed
Publication Date22 November 1966
Confirm Date24 May 2021
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Amended ByAMD 1391
AMD 211
DescriptorsVehicle bodywork, Joining processes, Vehicle components, Designations, Mining equipment, Railway couplings, Brakes, Bearings, Axles, Heavy-duty, Towing attachments, Wheels, Mechanical testing, Freight transport, Railway buffers, Railway vehicle components, Railway wagons, Chassis, Bend testing, Dimensions, Railway equipment, Vehicle suspension systems, Railway vehicles, Load capacity, Design, Non-powered railway vehicles, Marking, Volume Railway applications
Title in FrenchMateriel roulant lourd pour transport de minerais dans les mines. Specification
Title in GermanSchweres rollendes Material fuer die Erzfoerderung im Bergbau. Spezifikation
ISBN0 580 34409 6
File Size1.495 MB

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