Pressure Transducer for Train Brake Unit
Air Brake Operating Units (BOU) are used extensively on passenger and freight trains around the world. Pressure transducers are mounted under the train in harsh environments on the BOU to monitor system air pressures as part of the control circuit to open and close the main air control valves used to apply & release the brakes.
BLOODHOUND SSC Update: Pursuit of reaching new World Land Speed Record
On October 26, BLOODHOUND SSC, a British supersonic land vehicle that is currently in development, made its first public run. In front of assembled media and guests, the 5.5-ton vehicle accelerated to 210 mph in 8.0 seconds from stationary.
Gems Supports Project to Set New World Land Speed Record
The current land speed record is 763.035 mph. The BLOODHOUND SSC Project hopes to set a new record of 1000 mph.