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Motor Bogie

◉ Bogies come in many shapes and sizes but it is in its most developed form as the motor bogie of an electric or diesel locomotive or an EMU. Here it has to carry the motors, brakes and suspension systems all within a tight envelope. It is subjected to severe stresses and shocks and may have to run at over 300 km/h in a high speed application. The following paragraphs describe the parts shown on the photograph below, which is a UK design.