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Ballast Wagon

Ballast Wagon

Ballast Hopper




Ballast Hopper The Ballaster is a bottom dump car. Four hydraulically operated bottom gates distribute ballast over the complete track cross section. Bottom shoulder chutes take the ballast past the tie ends.  An optional 3rd rail system distributes ballast over 3rd rail installations.   A  20m3 car, as per photos, carries approx 32.5 ton of ballast. We can also make smaller cars, but the largest…

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