Project

Railway applications - Rolling stock - Head stock layout

Abstract

This European Standard is valid for vehicles equipped with buffers and screw coupling systems.In order to allow operation and coupling of trainsets or vehicles, this European Standard specifies the defined free space for the shunter called the "Berne rectangle" and the necessary free space for the installation of the rescue coupler.This European Standard specifies the location, fixing and free spaces on the headstock of:- buffers;- screw coupling systems;- end cocks;- pneumatic half couplings;- connections for electric cables.It also specifies the calculation of the width of the buffer heads.Unless otherwise displayed, all dimensions given in this European Standard are nominal values.

Begin

2019-10-01

WI

00256898

Planned document number

DIN EN 16839 rev

Project number

08701331

Responsible national committee

NA 087-00-13 AA - Coupling devices 

Responsible european committee

CEN/TC 256/SC 2/WG 33 - Coupling devices 

previous edition(s)

Railway applications - Rolling stock - Head stock layout; German version EN 16839:2017
2018-02

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Contact

Mr. Dipl.-Ing.

Matthias Geisler

Rolandstr. 4
34131 Kassel

Tel.: +49 561 997918-28

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