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4.
What is the curve resistance for a 50 tonnes train on a BG track on a 4° curve?
0.05 tonne
0.06 tonne
0.08 tonne
0.01 tonne
Answer: Option
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Prabhakar Maurya said:   4 years ago
0.0002wd = 0.0002*50*4 = 0.08.
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Subha Annadurai said:   6 years ago
Narrow gauge= 0.0002WD.
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Dolly said:   6 years ago
You are right, I agree @Roy.
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Roy said:   7 years ago
For BG=0.0004WD, For MG=0.0003WD and for BG=0.0002WD.

Where w=weight and Develop=degree of the curve.
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Deepak rawat said:   7 years ago
It is 0.4 x Degree of curve x Weight of rolling stock.
ie. 0.08 t.

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