Last updated 25/11/2014
Leaflet
505-1
E
Railway transport stock - Rolling stock construction gauge  
FRDE
[ Obligatory and Recommendatory ]
10th edition, May 2006 - Translation
3-2006 ( 1/08/2006)
2-7461-1037-7
122 pages

Summary

This leaflet:

  • defines the reference profile of the kinematic gauge for powered vehicles, coaches and wagons,
  • fixes the rules associated with the reference profile of the kinematic gauge for determining the maximum construction gauge,
  • specifies the position of the various gauges in relation to each other and gives a definition of each,
  • enables the maximum construction gauges to be determined:
  • by calculation, point 7
  • by the graphic method, Appendix B.
  • Comments and explanations concerning the preparation of the provisions and the formulae are given in UIC Leaflet 505-5 .