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wordbook:terms:wissel-railway

wissel #Railway

Van Dale

  • (Brits-Engels alleen techniek) switch, points

context:

Engelse wissel = double slip

een wissel overhalen / verzetten = turn / shift / reverse a switch

Groot Woordenboek Industrie & Techniek (GWIT)

wissel =

1. [COMP.] switch

2. [RAIL.] pair of points, points, switchpoint, switches

3. [RAIL.] (mechanisme) switching device

4. exchange, change, changeover

Wissel (spoorweg)

Een wissel is een installatie in een __spoorweg__ om een __trein____metro__ of __tram__ naar een ander spoor te leiden.[^[\[1\]]{.ul}^](https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wissel_(spoorweg)#cite_note-1)

Het __woordgeslacht__ van wissel is mannelijk. Het Vlaams spoorjargon volgt dat en daar zegt men dus de wissel, maar in het Nederlands spoorjargon zegt men het wissel.

Source URL: __https:%%//%%nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wissel_(spoorweg)__

Railroad switch

railroad switch (AE), turnout, or [set ofpoints (BE) is a mechanical installation enabling __railway__ trains to be guided from one __track__ to another, such as at a __railway junction__ or where a __spur__ or __siding__ branches off.

Source URL: __https:%%//%%en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Railroad_switch__

Oxforddictionaries.com

turnout

North American: A point at which a railway track diverges; a set of points:

  • at most junctions and crossovers, the trains will be able to take > the turnout at 230 km/h
  • At least the track chart schematically showed the position of the > turnouts and the lengths of each track.
  • With so many turnouts under RU's control, considerable maintenance > could be avoided with this change.
  • There are more than 50 turnouts and, I would guess, about eight > miles of track in total.
  • The Southern Railway has always prided itself in its turnout and > kept the rack section running despite the revenue deficit.

switch

North American: A set of points on a railway track.

  • Life-expired signalling equipment and related trackwork, switches > and crossings will be replaced.

point (usually points):

British: A junction of two railway lines, with a pair of linked tapering rails that can be moved laterally to allow a train to pass from one line to the other:the train gave a lurch as it passed over the points

wordbook/terms/wissel-railway.txt · Last modified: 2020/12/10 18:11 (external edit)