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axle box

[′ak·səl ‚bäks]
(engineering)
A bushing through which an axle passes in the hub of a wheel.
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Swedish bearings and seals producer SKF Group said on Thursday (20 March) that it has secured a contract for axle boxes from Siemens Transportation Systems.
The contract, valued at over EUR5m, covers axle boxes and tapered roller bearing units for the Austrian federal railway operator OBB's new Railjet long distance trains.
The Swedish industrial group AB SKF said on Tuesday (3 May) that it had secured an order for railway axle boxes from the German freight cars rental company AAE Ahaus Alstatter Eisenbahn AG.
One Complete Kit Is Equal To 12 Axle Boxes For One Locomotive And Drawing / Specification No.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Axle Box Complete Without Bearing For Wap5 Locos Note: The Requirement Of Total 24 Axle Boxes Shall Be As Under : 1Axle Box Complete W/O Bearing To Drg.
901-02-101/C3 Or Latest,Assembly Component And Loose Component As Per Enclosed Annexures I ,A,And B For M/S Nei And Annexure Cfor M/S Fag Note:Out Of 480 Axle Boxes,40 Axle Boxes Shall Be With Speedometer End Cover.
Tenders are invited for Axle Box Assembly With Roller Bearing Components For High Speed Operation Bg Complete Kit 12 Axle Boxes One Complete Loco Set Nei Drawing No.