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TITLE 49—Transportation

Subtitle B—OTHER REGULATIONS RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION (CONTINUED)

CHAPTER II—FEDERAL RAILROAD ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

PART 230—STEAM LOCOMOTIVE INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE STANDARDS

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Subpart A—GENERAL

§230.1
Purpose and scope.
§230.2
Applicability.
§230.3
Implementation.
§230.4
Penalties.
§230.5
Preemptive effect.
§230.6
Waivers.
§230.7
Responsibility for compliance.
§230.8
Definitions.
§230.9
Information collection.
§230.10
[Reserved]

General Inspection Requirements

§230.11
Repair of non-complying conditions.
§230.12
Movement of non-complying steam locomotives.
§230.13
Daily inspection.
§230.14
Thirty-one (31) service day inspection.
§230.15
Ninety-two (92) service day inspection.
§230.16
Annual inspection.
§230.17
One thousand four hundred seventy-two (1472) service day inspection.

Recordkeeping Requirements

§230.18
Service days.
§230.19
Posting of FRA Form No. 1 and FRA Form No. 3.
§230.20
Alteration and repair report for steam locomotive boilers.
§230.21
Steam locomotive number change.
§230.22
Accident reports.
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Subpart B—BOILERS AND APPURTENANCES

§230.23
Responsibility for general construction and safe working pressure.

Allowable Stress

§230.24
Maximum allowable stress.
§230.25
Maximum allowable stress on stays and braces.

Strength of Materials

§230.26
Tensile strength of shell plates.
§230.27
Maximum shearing strength of rivets.
§230.28
Higher shearing strength of rivets.

Inspection and Repair

§230.29
Inspection and repair.
§230.30
Lap-joint seam boilers.
§230.31
Flues to be removed.
§230.32
Time and method of inspection.
§230.33
Welded repairs and alterations.
§230.34
Riveted repairs and alterations.

Pressure Testing of Boilers

§230.35
Pressure testing.
§230.36
Hydrostatic testing of boilers.
§230.37
Steam test following repairs or alterations.

Staybolts

§230.38
Telltale holes.
§230.39
Broken staybolts.
§230.40
Time and method of staybolt testing.
§230.41
Flexible staybolts with caps.

Steam Gauges

§230.42
Location of gauges.
§230.43
Gauge siphon.
§230.44
Time of testing.
§230.45
Method of testing.
§230.46
Badge plates.
§230.47
Boiler number.

Safety Relief Valves

§230.48
Number and capacity.
§230.49
Setting of safety relief valves.
§230.50
Time of testing.

Water Glasses and Gauge Cocks

§230.51
Number and location.
§230.52
Water glass valves.
§230.53
Time of cleaning.
§230.54
Testing and maintenance.
§230.55
Tubular type water and lubricator glasses and shields.
§230.56
Water glass lamps.

Injectors, Feedwater Pumps, and Flue Plugs

§230.57
Injectors and feedwater pumps.
§230.58
Flue plugs.

Fusible Plugs

§230.59
Fusible plugs.

Washing Boilers

§230.60
Time of washing.
§230.61
Arch tubes, water bar tubes, circulators and thermic siphons.

Steam Pipes

§230.62
Dry pipe.
§230.63
Smoke box, steam pipes and pressure parts.

Steam Leaks

§230.64
Leaks under lagging.
§230.65
Steam blocking view of engine crew.
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Subpart C—STEAM LOCOMOTIVES AND TENDERS

§230.66
Design, construction, and maintenance.
§230.67
Responsibility for inspection and repairs.

Speed Indicators

§230.68
Speed indicators.

Ash Pans

§230.69
Ash pans.

Brake and Signal Equipment

§230.70
Safe condition.
§230.71
Orifice testing of compressors.
§230.72
Testing main reservoirs.
§230.73
Air gauges.
§230.74
Time of cleaning.
§230.75
Stenciling dates of tests and cleaning.
§230.76
Piston travel.
§230.77
Foundation brake gear.
§230.78
Leakage.
§230.79
Train signal system.

Cabs, Warning Signals, Sanders and Lights

§230.80
Cabs.
§230.81
Cab aprons.
§230.82
Fire doors.
§230.83
Cylinder cocks.
§230.84
Sanders.
§230.85
Audible warning device.
§230.86
Required illumination.
§230.87
Cab lights.

Throttles and Reversing Gear

§230.88
Throttles.
§230.89
Reverse gear.

Draw Gear and Draft Systems

§230.90
Draw gear between steam locomotive and tender.
§230.91
Chafing irons.
§230.92
Draw gear and draft systems.

Driving Gear

§230.93
Pistons and piston rods.
§230.94
Crossheads.
§230.95
Guides.
§230.96
Main, side, and valve motion rods.
§230.97
Crank pins.

Running Gear

§230.98
Driving, trailing, and engine truck axles.
§230.99
Tender truck axles.
§230.100
Defects in tender truck axles and journals.
§230.101
Steam locomotive driving journal boxes.
§230.102
Tender plain bearing journal boxes.
§230.103
Tender roller bearing journal boxes.
§230.104
Driving box shoes and wedges.
§230.105
Lateral motion.

Trucks, Frames and Equalizing System

§230.106
Steam locomotive frame.
§230.107
Tender frame and body.
§230.108
Steam locomotive leading and trailing trucks.
§230.109
Tender trucks.
§230.110
Pilots.
§230.111
Spring rigging.

Wheels and Tires

§230.112
Wheels and tires.
§230.113
Wheels and tire defects.
§230.114
Wheel centers.

Steam Locomotive Tanks

§230.115
Feed water tanks.
§230.116
Oil tanks.
Appendix
Appendix A to Part 230—Inspection Requirements
Appendix
Appendix B to Part 230—Diagrams and Drawings
Appendix
Appendix C to Part 230—FRA Inspection Forms
Appendix
Appendix D to Part 230—Civil Penalty Schedule


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