Side Access Center Pin Removal Tool
Designed to remove and install freight car truck center pins.
Constructed from alloy aluminum to keep the tool weight to a minimum.
The pass-through design allows the tool to be to be slipped over the center pin while it is still engaged with the bolster and center plate.
A simple screw type mechanism located at the end of the handle provides a fast and efficient method of securing the center pin.
28″ Truck Side Frame Support Fixtures (Set Of Two)$577.20
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.
Side Bearing Height Gauge$279.95
This gauge is used to remotely measure the side bearing clearance on freight cars.
The gage is 6 foot long, It may be used from either the side or end of the car.
Turn the adjustment knob on the end of the gauge clockwise to collapse the gauge fingers to their retracted position
From either the side or end of the freight car, move the gauge into position between the truck and freight car body bolsters
Turn the gauge adjustment knob counter-clockwise until both fingers are tight against the truck and body bolster surfaces
Remove the gauge, and use a tape measure or ruler to measure the distance between the gauging fingers.