Excavator Railgear

Excavator Railgear

RW-1630G and RW-1650G are railgear applications designed to take the punishment of heavy-duty excavation work. The 16 inch diameter steel wheels store below the frame in the highway position avoiding interference with other vehicle functions.

SPECIFICATIONS


1630G

CAPACITY:

  • Front and rear axles are rated at 40,000 lbs. per axle.

GAUGE:

  • 56-1/2 inch standard.

AXLE:

  • 3-1/4 inch diameter, 110,000 psi yield with 5 inch tapered roller bearings.

FRONT GEAR:

  • Single axle with two 16 inch wheels attached to vehicle front suspension.
  • 10 inch ground clearance in highway mode.
  • 2 inch tire clearance above the top of the rail in rail position.
  • Integral steering wheel lock.
  • Mechanical safety pin-offs in highway mode.
  • Over-center design in rail mode.

REAR GEAR:

  • Single axle with two 16 inch wheels.
  • Attached to the rear frame.
  • 10 inch ground clearance in highway mode.
  • Mechanical pin-offs in both rail and highway modes.

BRAKES:

  • External Cobra brakes (air-activated).

1650G

CAPACITY:

  • Front axle is rated at 40,000 lbs.
  • Rear axle is rated at 70,000 lbs.

GAUGE:

  • 56-1/2 inch standard.

AXLE:

  • Front axle is 3-1/4 inch diameter 110,000 psi yield steel with 5 inch tapered roller bearings.
  • Rear axle is a 4 inch diameter 110,000 psi yield steel with 5-7/8 inch tapered roller bearings.

FRONT GEAR:

  • Single axle with two 16 inch wheels attached to vehicle front suspension.
  • 10 inch ground clearance in highway mode.
  • 2 inch tire clearance above the top of the rail in rail position.
  • Integral steering wheel lock.
  • Mechanical safety pin-offs in highway mode.
  • Over-center design in rail mode.

REAR GEAR:

  • Single axle with two 16 inch wheels.
  • Attached to the rear frame.
  • 10 inch ground clearance in highway mode.
  • Mechanical pin-offs in both rail and highway modes.

BRAKES:

  • External Cobra brakes (air-activated).