B-tek Rail Scales
B-TEK Rail Scales come in five models to allow weighing for a wide range of rail cars. Capacities range from 180,000 to 400,000 lbs. The weighbridge design is approved by the Association of American Railroads (AAR) and the American Railway Engineering Association (AREA).
Features and specifications:
AAR (Association of American Railroads) and AREA (American Railway Engineering Association) designed weighbridge
NTEP (National Type Evaluation Program) approved
Weighbridge meets or exceeds Cooper E-80 loading requirements
Modular design of scale allows weighing of a wide range of rail cars
Scale can be installed either above ground or in a pit foundation
Gross capacity is certified at 400,000 lbs. in 50 lb. Graduations
Concentrated load capacity is NTEP rated at 180,000 lbs.
Load cell and mounting assemblies individually rated at 100,000 lbs.
Foundation anchor bolts and grout plates included
Anti-creep devices included on live rail
360° positive self-checking – eliminates the need for flexure plates or adjustable check rods
Utilizes Pandrol™ style rail clips for secure rail attachment
Live rail is provided with 45° mitered ends
Optional recessed rail design available for railroad/motor truck applications
Load cells are hermetically sealed to NEMA 6/IP67 standards for superior environmental protection
Surge Voltage Protection
Lightning protection package
Full line of digital indicators and controls
End and intermediate approach packages (specify length)