BS EN 13260:2009+A1:2010 - Railway applications. Wheelsets and bogies. Wheelsets. Product requirements

BS EN 13260:2009+A1:2010

Railway applications. Wheelsets and bogies. Wheelsets. Product requirements

Status : Current, Under review   Published : April 2009



This European Standard specifies the characteristics of new wheelsets for use on European networks: This standard is applicable to wheelsets comprising elements that conform to the following European Standards: ¾ EN 13262 for wheels; ¾ EN 13261 for axles; This standard is not fully applicable to wheelsets undergoing maintenance. Some characteristics are given as a function of a category 1 or of a category 2. Category 2 can be divided into sub-categories (2a and 2b) to specify certain characteristics. Category 1 is generally chosen when the operating speed exceeds 200 km/h. The wheelset then comprises wheels and axle of category 1 as specified in EN 13262 for the wheels and EN 13261 for the axles.

Standard NumberBS EN 13260:2009+A1:2010
TitleRailway applications. Wheelsets and bogies. Wheelsets. Product requirements
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date30 April 2009
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 13261, EN 13262, EN 13103, EN 13104
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 9000:2005, 2008/57/EC, EN ISO 9000, EN ISO 9001, EN 473, EN 12080, EN 14535-1:2019, ISO 9001:2000
ReplacesBS EN 13260:2003
International RelationshipsEN 13260:2009+A1:2010
Amended ByAmendment, December 2010
DescriptorsDimensional tolerances, Corrosion protection, Qualification approval, Railway vehicles, Wheels, Bogies, Mechanical properties of materials, Dimensions, Fatigue testing, Resistance measurement, Conformity, Quality assurance, Brake discs, Axles, Electrical testing, Railway vehicle components Railway applications
Title in FrenchApplications ferroviaires. Essieux montés et bogies. Essieux montés. Prescriptions pour le produit
Title in GermanBahnanwendungen. Radsätze und Drehgestelle. Radsätze. Produktanforderungen
ISBN978 0 580 70707 0
File Size745 KB

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