Sygnalizatory świetlne PKP
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Railway light signals of Polish Railways

Sygnalizatory świetlne PKP

Railway light signal of Polish Railways (1:25)

Color model | scale 1:25 | epoch from IVb

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Railway light signal of Polish Railways (1:25)

Black and white model | scale 1:25 | epoch from IVb

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Railway light signals of Polish Railways (0)

Color model | scale 0 (1:45) | epoch from IVb

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Railway light signals of Polish Railways (H0)

Color model | scale H0 (1:87) | epoch from IVb

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Railway light signals of Polish Railways (TT)

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Railway light signals of Polish Railways (N)

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Standard railway light signal (based on Ericsson design) as employed on Polish Railways since 1970’s (ex. lighter chambers, elliptical covers).

The model allows building different type of signals:

  • main signal (home/start),
  • distant signal,
  • barraging signal,
  • shunting signal,
  • repeater,
  • automatic block signal,
  • indicator W3 (neighboring signal does not refer to this track).

Different variants of equipment:

  • signal with up to 6 lights in vertical setup,
  • signal chambers on or without the jib,
  • signal post with standard (4800mm) or increased (5100mm) height,
  • concrete or metal base,
  • two variants of light cowls, inspection covers and safety cage clamping.

The model includes additional equipment:

  • light stripe chamber (single or double),
  • terminal box.

Based on

  • Measurements of signals at various stations in Łódź and separate signal chambers from collection displayed at the Signalling Exhibition in Skierniewice Engine Shed;
  • Railway Traffic and Safety Devices Construction Guidelines for Polish State Railways (WTB-E10/Ie4, obtained at kolej.krb.com.pl, last access on 25th January 2015);
  • Railway Traffic and Safety Devices Maintenance and Inspection Manual (E24, obtained at kolej.krb.com.pl, last access on 25th January 2015);
  • Bronowski, J., Górecki, H., Mikulski, A.: Elektryczne urządzenia zabezpieczenia ruchu pociągów, Wydawnictwo Komunikacyjne, Warsaw 1957;
  • Mikulski, A.: Elementy przekaźnikowych urządzeń automatyki ZRK, Wydawnictwo Komunikacji i Łączności, Warsaw 1970;
  • Maintenance manual: railway crossing shield type ToP-99, Z.A. Kombud, Radom 1999;
  • Kozak, R.: Sygnalizatory świetlne w rozmiarze H0, Koleje Dawniej i Dziś 2/2004;
  • Harassek, A: Sygnalizatory świetlne według wzoru PKP, Koleje Dawniej i Dziś 4/2005;
  • photos from website http://www.transportszynowy.pl/ (last access on 25th January 2015).

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