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Griffin Wheel Brake Shoe Heating Effects

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Film Identifier: F.2004-02-0103
Run Time
0h 18m 3s
Format
16mm
Abstract
Film of recorded footage of a high speed infrared wheel analysis recorded from 30 to 8000 frame per second and played back at 24 frame per second to study the resulting patterns of hotspots of a brake against a wheel running at 100 horse power, 60 miles per hour. A voice over discussion of scientists analyzing the results plays along with the film. Shot at Univ. of IL RR research lab
Main Credits
Griffin Wheel Company (corporate name)
Additional Credits
Behrend, Jack (is contributor)
Actors, Performers and Participants
Behrend, Jack (is participant)
Subject
Machinery
Related Place
Champaign (production location of)