Re: Slip coaches in Switzerland?


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Am 05.07.2020 um 20:46 schrieb Manfred Luckmann:
The autrian (and also german) term "Schleuderwagen" stands
for a single (or two) coaches behind a pushing locomotive.
On the way back it is behind the driving trailer and still called a Schleuderwagen.

In an Austrian forum I read the explanation that the word comes from a passenger view, because they felt to be slung away. That would mean that the driver accelerated after curves at the normal point...

Markus

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