This European Standard is applicable to brake pipe accelerator valves designed to vent the brake pipe of railway vehicles when an emergency brake application is initiated, without taking the type of vehicles and track-gauge into consideration.
This European Standard specifies the requirements for the design, manufacture and testing of brake pipe accelerator valves.
Legislation related to this standard
Interoperability of the trans-European high-speed rail systemHarmonized/Supporting
Directive 2001/16/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 19 March 2001 on the interoperability of the trans-European conventional rail systemHarmonized/Supporting
DIRECTIVE 2008/57/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 17 June 2008 on the interoperability of the rail system within the Community (Recast)
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Oct 6, 2010