NSWGR Brake Operation

The documents on this page provide information relating to the operation of brakes on rolling stock used by the NSWGR.

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Operating Procedures, Air Brake Details, and Other Special Instructions - 1974 Operating Procedures, Air Brake Details, and Other Special Instructions - 1974 - These instructions were provided to staff who were required to operate brake equipment on locomotives. It provided a general description of brakes, train operating procedures, 26L brake equipment. - ©RailCorp 1974 74x
The Westinghouse Quick Acting Brake - Illustrated Description with Instructions for the Working and Maintenance of the Brake - 1901 The Westinghouse Quick Acting Brake - Illustrated Description with Instructions for the Working and Maintenance of the Brake - 1901 - This booklet was published by Westinghouse to describe the operation and maintenance of their air brake. - ©Westinghouse 1901 35x
The Westinghouse Automatic Brake - 1910 The Westinghouse Automatic Brake - 1910 - This document was published by Westinghouse Company and described the operation of the Westinghouse air brake. - ©Westinghouse 1910 38x
Type AF Single Capapcity Freight Brake Equipment - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-17. - 1950 Type AF Single Capapcity Freight Brake Equipment - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-17. - 1950 - This document was published by the Westinghouse Brake Company and provided information on the operation of type AF single capapcity freight brake equipment. - ©Westinghouse 1950 38x
A-6-ET and A-7-EL Locomotive Brake Equipments - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-4. - 1964 A-6-ET and A-7-EL Locomotive Brake Equipments - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-4. - 1964 - This document was published by the Westinghouse Brake Company and provided information on the operation of type A-6-ET and A-7-EL locomotive brake equipment. - ©Westinghouse 1964 39x
Westinghouse Automatic Air Brake Equipments - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-1. - 1953 Westinghouse Automatic Air Brake Equipments - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-1. - 1953 - This document was published by the Westinghouse Brake Company and provided information on the operation of the westinghouse automatic air brake equipment. - ©Westinghouse 1953 29x
Westinghouse Cross Compound Steam Driven Air Compressors - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-2. - 1945 Westinghouse Cross Compound Steam Driven Air Compressors - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-2. - 1945 - This document was published by the Westinghouse Brake Company and provided information on the operation of the westinghouse Cross Compound Steam Driven Air Compressors. - ©Westinghouse 1945 29x
Westinghouse Automatic Brake - Instruction Book - 1940 Westinghouse Automatic Brake - Instruction Book - 1940 - This document was published by the Westinghouse Brake Company and provided information on the operation of the westinghouse Automatic Brake, including information on air compressors, triple valves, brake cylinders and drivers valves. - ©Westinghouse 1940 35x
Westinghouse - Operation and Maintenance of Type 3-CDC Air Compressor - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-53. - 1958 Westinghouse - Operation and Maintenance of Type 3-CDC Air Compressor - Instruction Pamphlet No. C-53. - 1958 - This document was published by the Westinghouse Brake Company and provided information on the operation of the westinghouse Type 3-CDC Air Compressor. - ©Westinghouse 1958 32x