The wheel caddie provides a safe method of handling wheel sets. Steel frame with hard wood mounted pads protects the axle from nicks caused by forklifts. Nicks in axles has been linked to axle failure.
Hydraulic Side Access Wheel Fixture$2,625.47
The Hydraulic Side Access Wheelset Handling Fixture provides a safe easy method of removing any size wheelset from the side of the freight car. The hydraulicaly operated gripper makes replacement a one person job. The fixture fits over the forklift tines with a safety chain that hooks over the forklift mast to keep the fixture in place during wheel handling. Forklift must be equipped with an auxiliary hydraulic control valve for operations of the double acting hydraulic cylinder to be used.
Single-Tine Coupler Carrier$1,079.07
The Single-Tine Coupler Lifting Fixture will remove, install and transport any style “E” or “F” coupler. The tool steel grabbing hook allows the fixture to handle any coupler with any length of shank, up to and including sixty inch. An alignment arrow is installed to assist the operator with lifting lug placement. A safety chain is included to secure the fixture to the forklift mast during handling
Single Fork Application