Tag:railway=rail_brake

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Public-images-osm logo.svg railway = rail_brake
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Description
Retarder Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Railways
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Requires
Wikidata
Status: in use

In rail transport, a retarder is a device installed in a classification yard used to reduce the speed of freight cars as they are sorted into trains.

How to map?

Use the railway=rail_brake tag on node node where a retarder is.