Empty Car Spring Replacement
The Empty Car Truck Spring Replacement Fixture provides
a safe, effective method of replacing broken truck springs
on empty cars in the train yard, eliminating switching moves and out-of service time.
This tool is normally transported in back of a pick-up truck
along with the extra springs, we recommend using a
12 Volt DC hydraulic pump (10,000 PSI) Instructional video
is available. ( Does Not include Pump)
When ordering the Empty Car Spring Change Fixture one needs to specify Tall Base or Short Base. The Tall Base is used for exposed rail and the short base is for tracks that are flush with the pavement.
Side Bearing Cage Wrench Set$178.80
Side Bearing Cage Wrench Set – The long handle on this wrench set allows simple access to the 1 1/8″ nuts used to secure the Side Bearing Cage to the Truck Bolster. The wrench is equipped with both straight and offset wrench ends to allow access to any fastener configuration.
42″ Brake Shoe Pry Bar$34.81
This brake shoe pry bar is manufactured in the exact configuration necessary to safely and effectively replace freight car and locomotive brake shoes. The 42” length provides the extra leverage required to pry the shoe away from the wheel. Both tips are in the correct configuration required for shoe and retainer key prying.
28″ Truck Side Frame Support Fixtures (Set Of Two)$649.92
These fixtures are designed to support freight car truck side frames during wheelset replacement.
They are intended for use at facilities where an overhead or jib crane is not available, allowing wheelsets to be replaced with the use of only a forklift.
Strong steel construction securely supports the side frames.