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Autoexport from the XML-Schema for element CO:auxiliaryBrakes of railML® version 3.2
Documentation provides a list of possible auxiliary brakes working together with the main brake of this setting. The attribute for each auxiliary brake forms a flag whether it is active with this setting of vehicle brake.
Subschema common
Parents* trainBrakes,


Children None
  • brakeUse: planned/calculated usage of specified brakes (optional; xs:string; patterns: other:\w{2,})
Possible values:
  • both
  • emergency
  • normal
  • unknown,

  • H: hydro-dynamic brake (optional; xs:boolean),

  • E: electro-dynamic, rheostatic brakes (optional; xs:boolean),

  • Mg: magnetic shoe brakes (optional; xs:boolean),

  • Wb: eddy current brakes (optional; xs:boolean),

  • ep: electro-pneumatic brakes (optional; xs:boolean)
Elements may have different parent elements. As a consequence they may be used in different contexts.
Please, consider this as well as a user of this wiki as when developing this documentation further.
Aspects that are only relevant with respect to one of several parents should be explained exclusively in the documentation of the respective parent element.

This element does not appear in railML® 3.1. It is available only in railML® 3.2. Do not hesitate to contact for further questions.

Changes 3.1→3.2

Introduced with version 3.2


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