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Luttermöller axle

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A Luttermöller axle is an unusual steam locomotives component. [1]

15 relations: Adams axle, Arthur Heywood, Articulated locomotive, Axle, Bogie, DRG Class 84, DRG Class 87, Duffield Bank Railway, Einheitsdampflokomotive, Fireless locomotive, Gölsdorf axle, Krauss-Helmholtz bogie, Lateral motion device, List of DRG locomotives and railcars, Wheelset (rail transport).

Adams axle

The Adams axle is a form of radial axle for rail locomotives that enable them to negotiate curves more easily.

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Arthur Heywood

Sir Arthur Percival Heywood, 3rd Baronet (25 December 1849 – 19 April 1916) was the eldest son of Sir Thomas Percival Heywood.

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Articulated locomotive

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

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

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DRG Class 84

The German DRG Class 84s were standard (see Einheitsdampflokomotive) goods train tank locomotives with the Deutsche Reichsbahn.

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DRG Class 87

The German Class 87 was a standard (see Einheitsdampflokomotive) goods train tank locomotive with the Deutsche Reichsbahn-Gesellschaft (DRG).

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Duffield Bank Railway

The Duffield Bank Railway was built by Sir Arthur Percival Heywood in the grounds of his house on the hillside overlooking Duffield, Derbyshire in 1874.

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The German term Einheitsdampflokomotive, sometimes shortened to Einheitslokomotive or Einheitslok, means standard steam locomotive and refers to the steam engines built in Germany after 1925 under the direction of the Deutsche Reichsbahn-Gesellschaft.

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Fireless locomotive

A fireless locomotive is a type of locomotive which uses reciprocating engines powered from a reservoir of compressed air or steam, which is filled at intervals from an external source.

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Gölsdorf axle

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

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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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Lateral motion device

A lateral motion device is a mechanism used in some railroad locomotives which permits the axles to move sideways relative to the frame.

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List of DRG locomotives and railcars

The railway vehicle classes covered by this list of DRG locomotives and railbuses belonged to the Deutsche Reichsbahn-Gesellschaft or DRG (1924–37) and its successor, the Deutsche Reichsbahn or DRB (post 1937).

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Wheelset (rail transport)

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

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luttermöller_axle

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