How loud is a train horn?

Answer The loudness of a train horn or whistle varies based on distance, with the decibel (db) level averaging about 90 db at 500 feet from the source. In the U.S., federally mandated loudness levels are ... Read More »

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How to Wire a Loud Horn Relay?

The horn in your car is great for getting your friend's attention as you pass him on the street, but really, not for much more than that. People pretty much ignore car horns these days. What you ne... Read More »

Wolo Loud-One Horn Instructions?

The purchase of a Wolo Loud-One horn can be a perfect complement as an addition to your vehicle. Each individual horn is tested by the manufacturer, prior to packaging, ensuring all specifications ... Read More »

How many db is a train horn?

As of 2010, U.S. federal regulations limit the maximum volume of a train horn or whistle to 115 decibels (db), with a minimum of 96 db (for safety reasons). At a distance of 500 feet, the volume of... Read More »

What is the best train horn?

well its all a matter of opinion, most people say the nathan KL5A is the nicest sounding. a nathan M5 sounds pretty good too. my personal favorite horn is the old leslie A-200 honkers that were on ... Read More »