Light trucks

 R-150 CUSHION-RIDE RAILGEAR

 

G & B Specialties Model R-150

  • is applicable to vehicles up to 6,500 lbs GVWR.
  • Both rotating and vertical front railgear are available.
  • Railgear locks automatically in both road and rail position.
  • Proven “Cushion-Ride” suspension provides superior ride quality, reduced vibration through the vehicle frame, less component stress, and constant rail wheel to rail contact.
  • No railgear adjustments are required for varying loads.
  • Rail wheel assemblies are bolted to the axles for simple wheel alignment.
  • All four rail wheels provide full track circuit isolation.
  • Included 12VDC electric / hydraulic pump and reservoir with sealed push button controls provides safe and easy access to the rail.
  • Optional in-cab railgear controls are available.
  • Few moving parts result in low maintenance and lubrication costs.
  • Fully installed weight is approximately 300 lbs front and 300 lbs rear.
  • Uses light weight 8” diameter cast steel wheels with heavy duty tapered roller bearings. Rotating rear railgear is standard.

STANDARD FEATURES:

  • ♦ Cushion-Ride rubber spring suspension.
    ♦ Automatic mechanical locking system in rail and road positions.
    ♦ Heavy-duty double acting hydraulic cylinders (one cylinder front and rear).
    ♦ Hydraulic operating valves on the front and rear units.
    ♦ 12VDC pump and reservoir.
    ♦ Built-in derail skids.
    ♦ Rail sweeps front and rear.
    ♦ Full track circuit insulation (all four wheels).
    ♦ Grease fittings at all points.
    ♦ Corrosion resistant, long life wear fasteners.
    ♦ Protective bellows over all inner guide tubes.
    ♦ Mechanical steering wheel lock, (hook and loop).
    ♦ Standard railgear controls.
    ♦ Rotating rear railgear is standard.

OPTIONAL FEATURES:

  • ♦ In-cab railgear controls.
    ♦ Both rotating and vertical front railgear are available.
VEHICLE CLASSIFICATION—MAXIMUM CAPACITY
♦ 6,500 lbs GVWR GAWR (Front) 3,100 lbs GAWR (Rear) 3,400 lbs
INSTALLED WEIGHTS
Total: 600 lbs Front: 300 lbs Rear: 300 lbs
WHEELS
Material: Cast steel
Tread: 8” diameter
Flange: 10.25” diameter
Bearings: Heavy-duty tapered roller bearings
Grease cap with vent

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R-290 RAILGEAR ON E-350 VAN

E-350 SUPER DUTY EXTENDED WAGON, 2002 thru 2009

  • ♦ Model R-290, for installation on vans with
    9100 lbs to 9300 lbs GVWR
    ♦ 10” steel wheels
    ♦ Front and rear suspension Railgear units
    ♦ Mini electric/hydraulic 12 VDC
    powerpac with push-button controls
    ♦ Emergency hydraulic hand pump
    ♦ Road and rail automatic locking mechanism
    ♦ Identical front and rear units
    ♦ Combined front and rear Railgear weight
    of 950 lbs
    ♦ In-cab controls or Standard controls

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R-290 CUSHION-RIDE RAILGEAR

3/4 Ton & 1 Ton Pick-Up Trucks  Model R-290, for installation on vehicles

G & B Specialties Model R-290 is applicable to vehicles up to 12,500 lbs GVWR. Identical, ultra-compact rotating front and rear railgear units are standard. Railgear locks automatically in both road and rail position. Proven “Cushion-Ride” suspension provides superior ride quality, reduced vibration through the vehicle frame, less component stress, and constant rail wheel to rail contact. No railgear adjustments are required for varying loads. Rail wheel assemblies are bolted to the axles for simple wheel alignment. All four rail wheels provide full track circuit isolation. Included 12VDC electric / hydraulic pump and reservoir with sealed push button controls and emergency hand pump provides safe and easy access to the rail. Optional in-cab railgear controls are available. Includes vehicle wheel modification kit to center vehicles front and rear tires on rail. Few moving parts result in low maintenance and lubrication costs. Fully installed weight is approximately 450
lbs front and 500 lbs rear.

STANDARD FEATURES

  •  Cushion-Ride rubber spring suspension.
     Automatic mechanical locking system in rail and road positions.
     Heavy-duty double acting hydraulic cylinders (one cylinder front
    and rear).
     Hydraulic operating valves on the front and rear units.
     12VDC pump and reservoir.
     Built-in derail skids.
     Rail sweeps front and rear.
     Full track circuit insulation (all four wheels).
     Tubular oscillating axles, offset for increased ground clearance.
     Grease fittings at all wear points.
     Corrosion resistant, long life fasteners.
     Protective bellows over all inner guide tubes.
     Mechanical steering wheel lock, (hook and loop).
     Standard railgear controls.

OPTIONAL FEATURES

  •  In-cab railgear controls.
     Full in-cab railgear controls.

WEIGHT BREAKDOWN
RAILGEAR 190#
STL RAIL WHEEL 67#
STL RAIL WHEEL 67#
WHEEL ADAPTER 25#
WHEEL ADAPTER 25#
MNTG BRKTS 33#
MNTG BRKTS 33#
FASTENERS 10#
TOTAL 450#
Trade off between new tires and rims as to OEM tires and rims not taken into consideration. Added to the rear is 50# for Hyd. Pump/Mtr and hoses and fittings. Rubber rail wheel weigh 68# each

VEHICLE CLASSIFICATION—MAXIMUM CAPACITY
♦ 12,500 lbs GVWR GAWR (Front) 5,600 lbs GAWR (Rear) 7,500 lbs
INSTALLED WEIGHTS
Total: 950 lbs Front: 450 lbs Rear: 500 lbs
WHEELS
Material: Cast steel or Rubber Wheel
Tread: 10” diameter
Flange: 12.25” diameter
Bearings: Heavy-duty tapered roller bearings
Grease cap with vent

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