On the Suitability of ADI as an Alternative Material for (Railcar) Wheels

Contact: Vasko Popovski

Document Type: White Papers

This paper presents the results of a research study performed by the Deutsche Bahn AG- Technical Center in Brandenberg-Kirchmöser, Germany Рon ADI (Austempered Ductile Iron) railcar wheels compared to standard steel wheels. Test parameters and results are discussed.