Direct-Fixation Track Design Specifications, Research, and Related Material (2005)
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Transportation Research Board; Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP); Transportation Research Board (TRB)
TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 71, Track-Related Research, Volume 6: Direct-Fixation Track Design Specifications, Research, and Related Material is a two-part CD-ROM formatted report that suggests guidance on the design and construction of direct-fixation track systems. Part A of the report describes track-design principles and material-evaluation methods for direct-fixation fasteners and track, as well as example specifications. Part B of the report provides data, evaluations, field reviews, and analyses of direct-fixation fasteners from a variety of sources, to allow a fuller understanding of their characteristics and proper application.
Links to instructions on burning an .ISO CD-ROM for and the download site for the CD-ROM for TCRP Report 71, Volume 6 (CRP-CD-61) are below.