Recommended Practice

Pantograph Current Collection Equipment Periodic Inspection and Maintenance


This standard covers basic procedures for periodic inspection and maintenance of pantograph current collection equipment on rail transit vehicles, with emphasis on maintenance of high-voltage current collection devices.

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APTA RT-VIM-S-002-02 Rev. 1 06/28/2013 Published Current


pantograph current collection equipment, periodic inspection and maintenance


This document establishes a standard for pantograph current collection equipment inspection and maintenance. Individual rail transit systems should tailor these standards to accommodate their specific equipment and mode of operation.

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