Routemaster file 2

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2856 (NEW)LT000366/002
  • Former Reference
      GB 2856 Hendon
  • Dates of Creation
      15 Jun 1955-26 Sep 1956
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 folder(s)
  • Location

Scope and Content

Reports and correspondence concerning the bus, including notes on tests to reduce the noise level in RM1 (prototype vehicle); correspondence with equipment suppliers; drawings of parts; graphs of performance curves and photographs of failed coil spring. Subjects also include a steering test at Chobham test track; prototypes RM1 to RM4, programme of operation and brakes and tyres.

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