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Jointed track (Pmudbj)

Definition
Normal track constructed of rails in lengths of 60 ft or less. The rails are bolted together using perforated steel plates known as joint bars. (Source: Team)
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Types of track (Pmudb)
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Ballastless track (Pmudbb)
Curved track (Pmudbc)
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Double track (Pmudbf)
Guideways (Pmudbg)
High speed track (Pmudbh)
Multiple track (Pmudbm)
Narrow gage track (Pmudbn)
Single track (Pmudbs)
Tangent track (Pmudbt)
Track panels (Pmudbv)
Unconventional track (Pmudbx)