The Point Control Circuit

Railway Point Control Circuit & Point Indication Circuit

Railway Point Control Circuit & Point Indication Circuit Railway Point Control Circuit & Point Indication Circuit :- Fig 3.2 shows the point control circuit for an ‘N’ style frame. The differences here are the RC and NC lever bands which are used for the energisation of the respective Reverse and Normal point auxiliary valves. Note that these lever bands […]

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Engine Shed Railway

Engine Shed Railway,Circular type engine shed,Water Columns,Water Column & Ash Pit,Ash pits: (Ash-pans),Turn table,TrianglesBuffer Stops,Fouling Marks,Examination pits,Traversers,Derailing switch,Drop Pits,Scotch Block, Scotch and Sand Hump,Weigh Bridge,POINTS AND CROSSINGS, Some Definitions,Heel block, Check rails,Branch Track,Angle of crossing,Heel block,Lead Rails,Nose of crossing, Tongue rail,Switch,Throw of switch,Switch,Switch angle,Turn outs,Facing direction, Trailing directions,Facing points or Facing turn outs,Trailing points or […]

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Crossings

Railway Switches Types

Crossings,Stub Switch,Split Switch,Double or obtuse crossing,Signalling,Objects of Signaling,Types of Signal,Warner signals,Shunting Signals,Colour light signals,Locational characteristics,Location of signals,Outer signal Railway Switches Types There are two types of switches (i) Stub Switch (ii) Split Switch Stub Switch 1. Earliest type of switch. No separate tongue rails are provided 2. Some portion of the main tracks is moved […]

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