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Nondestructive Techniques for Measuring the Longitudinal Force in Rails: Proceedings of a Joint Government-Industry Conference Held in Washington, DC. on February 26-27, 1979.

Report Number: FRA/ORD-80-50
Corporate Author: Unified Industries Incorporated
Date of Publication: 1980-12
Pages: 191
Contract: DOT-FR-8046/DOT-FR-9044
PB Number: PB81179368

Abstract:
The Conference on Nondestructive Techniques for Measuring the Longitudinal Force in Rails consisted of an introductory session followed by three major sessions on ultrasonic techniques, Barkhausen and sonic techniques, and X-ray diffraction techniques. This report is made up of the technical papers presented at the conference, together with the edited transcripts of the panel discussions and question-and-answer periods held at the end of each major session.

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