Palm Springs Aerial Tram: History & Technical


Subject:
California: Transportation , Local Transit

Description:
Background about the construction and operation of this tram completed in 1963 "in rugged Chino Canyon on the north edge of Palm Springs [California]." Features a history of the project dating back to its conception in the 1930s and technical facts and details on topics such as cables, cabin hanger, and docking brake hydraulics. Includes photos and video clips.

Publisher:
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pstramway.com/history-tech.asp


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