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prБДС EN 16729-5:2023

Railway applications - Infrastructure - Non-destructive testing on rails in track - Part 5: Non-destructive testing on welds in track

General information

60.55     Feb 27, 2023




European Standard

25.160.40     93.100  


This document specifies the procedures of visual testing and ultrasonic testing of rail welds in track for rail profiles meeting the requirements of EN 13674-1.
This document specifies the principles for testing procedures for manufactured welds. This document defines the procedure for joint welds and repair welds. This document does not define the number of welds to be tested.
This document is not concerned with the approval of the welding procedure.

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prБДС EN 16729-5:2023
60.55 Ratification completed (DOR)
Feb 27, 2023

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