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A bogie (in some senses called a truck in American English) is a chassis or framework carrying wheels, attached to a vehicle, thus serving as a modular subassembly of wheels and axles. [1]

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AAR type A switcher truck

The AAR type A switcher truck is a diesel locomotive truck introduced by EMD and installed as standard equipment on most EMD switcher locomotives and on those of other manufacturers.

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An airliner is a type of transportation service for transporting passengers and air cargo.

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Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. is a brewing company founded and based in Saint Louis, Missouri.

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Anti-tank warfare

Anti-tank warfare arose as a result of the need to develop technology and tactics to destroy tanks during the First World War.

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Articulated bogie

An articulated bogie is any one of a number of bogie designs that allow railway equipment to safely turn sharp corners, while reducing or eliminating the "screeching" normally associated with metal wheels rounding a bend in the rails.

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Articulated locomotive

Articulated locomotive usually means a steam locomotive with one or more engine units which can move independent of the main frame.

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Articulated vehicle

An articulated vehicle is a vehicle which has a permanent or semi-permanent pivoting joint in its construction, allowing the vehicle to turn more sharply.

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An axle is a central shaft for a rotating wheel or gear.

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Bearing (mechanical)

A bearing is a machine element that constrains relative motion to only the desired motion, and reduces friction between moving parts.

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Bilevel rail car

The bilevel car (North American English) or double-decker coach (British English) is a type of rail car that has two levels of passenger accommodation, as opposed to one, increasing passenger capacity (in example cases of up to 57% per car).

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Bissel truck

A Bissel truck (also: Bissell truck or Bissel bogie) is a single-axled bogie which pivots towards the centre of a steam locomotive to enable it to negotiate curves more easily.

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Blomberg B

The Blomberg B is a "B" diesel locomotive truck.

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A bogie (in some senses called a truck in American English) is a chassis or framework carrying wheels, attached to a vehicle, thus serving as a modular subassembly of wheels and axles.

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Brake Gangwayed

The Brake Gangwayed or BG coach (also known as a Full Brake) is a type of British Railways Mark 1 passenger brake van.

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Brake shoe

A brake shoe is the part of a braking system which carries the brake lining in the drum brakes used on automobiles, or the brake block in train brakes and bicycle brakes.

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With railways, a break-of-gauge occurs where a line of one gauge meets a line of a different gauge.

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British Rail Mark 3

British Rail's third design of standard passenger carriage, designated the Mark 3, was developed in response to growing competition from airlines and the car in the 1960s.

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British Railways Mark 1

British Railways Mark 1 was the family designation for the first standardised designs of railway carriages built by British Railways.

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British Railways Mark 2

The Mark 2 family of railway carriages were British Rail's second design of carriages.

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A chassis (or; plural: "chassis" or) consists of an internal framework that supports a manmade object in its construction and use.

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Coil spring

A coil spring, also known as a helical spring, is a mechanical device, which is typically used to store energy due to resilience and subsequently release it, to absorb shock, or to maintain a force between contacting surfaces.

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Commonwealth Steel Company

Commonwealth Steel Company was an American steel company based in Granite City, Illinois and founded in 1901 "by some of the young men who had helped establish the American Steel Foundry."Granite City – A Pictorial History (G. Bradley Publishing, Inc., 1995), p. 49 The company produced steel castings and railroad supplies at its plant, employing about 1,500 people.

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Continuous track

Continuous track, also called tank tread or caterpillar track, is a system of vehicle propulsion in which a continuous band of treads or track plates is driven by two or more wheels.

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A derailment is said to take place when a vehicle such as a train runs off its rails.

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Diesel locomotive

A diesel locomotive is a type of railway locomotive in which the prime mover is a diesel engine.

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Disc brake

A disc brake is a type of brake that uses calipers to squeeze pairs of pads against a disc in order to create friction that retards the rotation of a shaft, such as a vehicle axle, either to reduce its rotational speed or to hold it stationary.

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Dolly (trailer)

A dolly is an unpowered vehicle design for connection to a tractor, truck or prime mover vehicle with strong traction power.

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Electric locomotive

An electric locomotive is a locomotive powered by electricity from overhead lines, a third rail or on-board energy storage such as a battery or fuel cell.

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English Steel Corporation

The English Steel Corporation Ltd was a United Kingdom steel producer.

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EuroCity, abbreviated as EC, and meaning "EuroCity express" or "EuroCity express train", is a cross-border train category within the European inter-city rail network.

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Fairlie locomotive

A Fairlie is a type of articulated steam locomotive that has the driving wheels on bogies.

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A flange is an external or internal ridge, or rim (lip), for strength, as the flange of an iron beam such as an I-beam or a T-beam; or for attachment to another object, as the flange on the end of a pipe, steam cylinder, etc., or on the lens mount of a camera; or for a flange of a rail car or tram wheel.

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Flexicoil suspension

Flexicoil suspension is a wear-resistant and maintenance-free suspension system, used in railway vehicles.

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A Garratt is a type of steam locomotive that is articulated into three parts.

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Gölsdorf axle

The Gölsdorf axle system is used on railway locomotives to achieve quiet running and low wear-and-tear when negotiating curves.

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HT-C truck

The HT-C (locomotive) truck was created in 1970 by Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD) as a component of their range of railway locomotives through to 1994.

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ICF Bogie

ICF Bogie is a conventional railway bogie used on the majority of Indian Railway main line passenger coaches.

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Illinois is a state in the Midwestern United States.

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Indian English

Indian English is any of the forms of English characteristic of the Indian subcontinent.

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Isle of Man Railway rolling stock

The rolling stock used on the Isle of Man Railway today is entirely original but the serviceable passenger coaches number 14, out of an original total of 75 carriages.

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J. G. Brill Company

The J. G. Brill Company manufactured streetcars, interurban coaches, and buses in the United States for almost ninety years.

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Jacobs bogie

Jacobs bogies (named after Wilhelm Jakobs, 1858–1942, a German railway engineer) are a type of rail vehicle bogie commonly found on articulated railcars and tramway vehicles.

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Krauss-Helmholtz bogie

A Krauss-Helmholtz bogie (Krauss-Helmholtz-Lenkgestell) is a mechanism used on steam locomotives and some electric locomotives to improve curve running.

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Landing gear

Landing gear is the undercarriage of an aircraft or spacecraft, and is used in both takeoff and landing.

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Leading wheel

The leading wheel or leading axle or pilot wheel of a steam locomotive is an unpowered wheel or axle located in front of the driving wheels.

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Leaf spring

A leaf spring is a simple form of spring commonly used for the suspension in wheeled vehicles.

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List of railroad truck parts

Also called an axle box.

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Loading gauge

A loading gauge defines the maximum height and width for railway vehicles and their loads to ensure safe passage through bridges, tunnels and other structures.

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A locomotive or engine is a rail transport vehicle that provides the motive power for a train.

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Low-floor tram

A low-floor tram is a tram that has no stairsteps between one or more entrances and part or all of the passenger cabin.

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Luttermöller axle

A Luttermöller axle is an unusual steam locomotives component.

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Mallet locomotive

The Mallet Locomotive is a type of articulated steam railway locomotive, invented by the Swiss engineer Anatole Mallet (1837 - 1919).

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Manx Northern Railway

The Manx Northern Railway (MNR) was the second common carrier railway built in the Isle of Man.

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Mason Bogie

The Mason Bogie is a type of articulated steam locomotive suited for sharp curves and uneven track, once commonly used on narrow gauge lines in the United States.

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Midland Railway

The Midland Railway (MR) was a railway company in the United Kingdom from 1844 to 1922, when it became part of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway.

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Modularity is the degree to which a system's components may be separated and recombined.

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Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world, and the second-oldest, after Cambridge University Press.

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Plain bearing

A plain bearing (in railroading sometimes called a solid bearing) is the simplest type of bearing, comprising just a bearing surface and no rolling elements.

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Pony truck

A pony truck, in railway terminology, is a leading truck with only two wheels.

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Radial steering truck

A Radial steering truck is a type of bogie used on locomotives.

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A railfan, rail buff or train buff (American English), railway enthusiast or railway buff (Australian/British English), or trainspotter or anorak (British English), is a person interested in a recreational capacity in rail transport.

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Railroad car

A railroad car or railcar (American and Canadian English), railway wagon or railway carriage (UK and IUR), is a vehicle used for the carrying of cargo or passengers on a rail transport system (a railroad/railway).

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Railroad switch

A railroad switch, turnout or points is a mechanical installation enabling railway trains to be guided from one track to another, such as at a railway junction or where a spur or siding branches off.

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Railway brake

Brakes are used on the cars of railway trains to enable deceleration, control acceleration (downhill) or to keep them standing when parked.

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Ride quality

Ride quality refers to the degree of protection offered vehicle occupants from uneven elements in the road surface, or the terrain if driving off-road.

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Road train

A road train, roadtrain or land train is a method of trucking used in remote areas of Argentina, Australia, Mexico, the United States, and Canada to move freight efficiently.

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The rocker-bogie system is the suspension arrangement used in the Mars rovers (mechanical robot) introduced for the Mars Pathfinder and also used on the Mars Exploration Rover (MER) and Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) missions.

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Rogers Centre

Rogers Centre (originally named SkyDome) is a multi-purpose stadium in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada situated just southwest of the CN Tower near the northern shore of Lake Ontario.

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Rubber-tyred metro

A rubber-tyred metro is a form of rapid transit system that uses a mix of road and rail technology.

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Schwartzkopff-Eckhardt II bogie

A Schwartzkopff-Eckhardt II bogie (Schwartzkopff-Eckhardt-II-Lenkgestell or Schwartzkopff-Eckhardt-Gestell) is a mechanical device to improve the curve running of steam locomotives.

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A semi-trailer is a trailer without a front axle.

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SKF, Svenska Kullagerfabriken AB (Swedish: Swedish ball bearing factory AB), later AB SKF, is a leading bearing and seals manufacturing company founded in Gothenburg, Sweden in 1907.

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Span bolster

A span bolster, in rail terminology, is a beam or frame used to link two trucks (US) or bogies (UK) so that they can be articulated together and be joined to the locomotive or railroad car at one rotating mounting point.

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Steam locomotive

A steam locomotive is a railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.

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Suspension (vehicle)

Suspension is the system of tires, tire air, springs, shock absorbers and linkages that connects a vehicle to its wheels and allows relative motion between the two.

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SUW 2000

SUW 2000 is a type of variable gauge system that allows a train to travel across a railway break-of-gauge.

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Swiss Federal Railways

Swiss Federal Railways (Schweizerische Bundesbahnen (SBB), Chemins de fer fédéraux suisses (CFF), Ferrovie federali svizzere (FFS)) is the national railway company of Switzerland.

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A swivel is a connection that allows the connected object, such as a gun or chair, to rotate horizontally or vertically.

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Syntegra is a bogie developed by Siemens incorporating an axle mounted gearless electric drive in an inside wheel bearing bogie.

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A tank is a large type of armoured fighting vehicle with tracks, designed for front-line combat.

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Timken Company

The Timken Company is a global manufacturer of bearings, and related components and assemblies.

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Torque converter

In modern usage, a torque converter is generally a type of fluid coupling (but also being able to multiply torque) that is used to transfer rotating power from a prime mover, such as an internal combustion engine or electric motor, to a rotating driven load.

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Traction motor

A traction motor is an electric motor used for propulsion of a vehicle, such as an electric locomotive or electric roadway vehicle.

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Trailing wheel

On a steam locomotive, a trailing wheel or trailing axle is generally an unpowered wheel or axle (wheelset) located behind the driving wheels.

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A train is a form of rail transport consisting of a series of vehicles that usually runs along a rail track to transport cargo or passengers.

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A tram (also known as tramcar; and in North America known as streetcar, trolley or trolley car), is a rail vehicle which runs on tracks along public urban streets (called street running), and also sometimes on a segregated right of way.

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Transmission (mechanics)

A transmission is a machine that consists of a power source and a power transmission system, which provides controlled application of the power.

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Variable gauge

A variable gauge system allows railway vehicles in a train to travel across a break of gauge caused by two railway networks with differing track gauges.

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A wheel is a circular component that is intended to rotate on an axle bearing.

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Wheel arrangement

In rail transport, a wheel arrangement or wheel configuration is a system of classifying the way in which wheels are distributed under a locomotive.

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Wheelset (rail transport)

A wheelset is the wheel - axle assembly of a railroad car.

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Word sense

In linguistics, a word sense is one of the meanings of a word.

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Zakłady Naprawcze Taboru Kolejowego

Zakłady Naprawcze Taboru Kolejowego (ZNTK, Rail Rolling Stock Repair Workshops) were a network of rolling stock maintenance and construction factories in Poland.

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