Question

 How many decibels is a train horn?

Answer The Federal Railroad Administration has mandated that the maximum allowable volume of train horns be 110 decibels. The FRA also set the minimum decibel level at 96. Railroads were given until 2010 ... Read More »
http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/1903472

Top Q&A For: How many decibels is a train horn

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 »
http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/1903490

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 »
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20110706145112AArfCMW

Train horn nos bottle?

yes, but it would sound funny( sorry, couldnt help myself there )Hooking it up to direct compressed air or even compressed CO2 would be much cheaper.
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080818183008AAiwdIz

How loud is a train horn?

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 »
http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/1903385


feedback
loading