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Efficiency of Induction Heating of Rails with Oblong Heaters

  • Leszek Szychta
  • Elżbieta Szychta
  • Kamil Kiraga
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 329)

Abstract

Results of laboratory testing on two types of oblong heaters applied to induction heating of rails are presented and discussed in this paper. The article continues the research into practical applications of induction heating to turnouts.

Keywords

induction oblong cup and flat heater induction heating rails turnouts 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leszek Szychta
    • 1
  • Elżbieta Szychta
    • 1
  • Kamil Kiraga
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Transport and Electrical EngineeringKazimierz Pułaski Technical University of RadomRadomPoland

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