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Gravity Wheel Drop Units | Spring Machines | Railway Axle Manufacture | Machinery Supplied Worldwide

A variety of designs are available for the assembly and stripping of wheels on railway locomotives, coaches and wagons

Features available

  • Manual or driven adjustment of resistance crosshead to suit axle length.
  • Manual or hydraulic adjustment of axle supports.
  • Precise positioning of wheels using digital read-out.
  • Pressure recording instrument for mounting loads.
  • Tooling for handling wheels, gears, collars, axle boxes and crank pins.
  • Integral gantry with hoists for wheels and axles.

150 Tonnes Wheel Press for Tyne and Wear Metro workshop, with overhead gantry and powered crosshead drive.