Side Bearing Lifting Tool
Use this fixture to remove and install the new large diameter constant contact side bearings. Constructed from alloy aluminum to keep weight to a minimum.
The handle is knurled to provide the operator with a slip resistant grip.
SIDE BEARING ROLLER TOOL$299.49
Designed to safely lift and install Side Bearing Rollers while standing at a safe distance from suspended equipment. It is especially useful at derailments or on line-of-road. The adjusting mechanism is equipped with a thrust bearing to apply a maximum amount of gripping pressure with a minimum amount of turning effort. The tool may also be used to replace certain types of constant contact side bearing blocks.
Brake Rod Support Fixture$139.95
The Brake Rod Support Fixture provides a fast, secure method of retaining brake rods during truck removal. It keeps the rods in place during truck movement, eliminating the possibility of the rod catching on the shop floor or ties on line of road. Ball bearings allow the fixture to move smoothly over the axle and eliminates any possibility of axle scratching.
Standard Style Roller Bearing Adapter Strap$14.99
The Roller Bearing Adapter Retaining Straps keeps hands and fingers out of harms way when replacing freight car wheelsets. The strap retainers have been specifically designed to fit all sizes of adaptors. The retainers do not require positioning, and will not slip or slide in the webbing, unlike straps utilizing conventional triangular or “D” rings. A quick pull on the webbing tightens the strap, safely securing the adapter in the side frame. The strap is easily removed by pushing the webbing release button. Two straps are required for wheelset replacement.