Users Manual for Program KPF_CONV_STRIX2KPF
Program KPF_CONV_STRIX2KPF converts rail profiles measured by the STRIX track recording car
into a format suitable for program KPF.
Command line options
Following options are understood:
| -h ||=|| Write an information message
| -M ||=|| Create a master input data file.
| arg(1) ||=|| Input-data-file
Input data are read in free format:
- If set equal to "yes" the rail profile will be zero set according to:
Declared= Character*3 Default= 'yes'
- Vertical interval relative to Top of Rail
when finding the Gauge Measuring Point.
This point is a point on the rail that is closest to the track center line,
and is located on the surface of the rail between Top of Rail
Declared= Real*4 Default= 14. [mm]
- Lateral distance from the inside of the rail to the nominal running circle.
Declared= Real*4 Default= 32.5 [mm]
- Miniprof file of a rail profile measurement.
Multiple files can be given by using the "*"-wildcard character.
N.B. The in-file must include the miniprof-header lines.
After the first empty line starts the measured data.
Lines in INFIL beginning with the #-character are treated as comments.
Declared= Character*132 Default= '*.ban'
- Translate left or right rail.
The rail on the right side must be turned.
Declared= Character*3 Default= 'left'
- File extension of the output data file(s).
Declared= Character*132 Default= '.rail'
Example of an input data file
Following example: Master.kpf_conv_strix2kpff can be used as a master file:
## Input data for program "kpf_conv_strix2kpf"
ADJUST_ZERO = yes
SIDE = left
INFIL = *.ban