Hand Brake

Features and Advantages

  • Resistant to fatigue and vibration
  • Antifreeze grease prevents freezing effect
  • Internal deflector shield enhances protection against elements, forced spray of chemicals or sand
  • Bent end lever with reduced travel provides added clearance at reachable height for a quick hand brake release
  • Sealed, wider bearings for extended life and value
  • Roller bearing at wheel/clutch axle for superior performance and smooth operation
  • Lubrication free
  • E-coated in rust-proof black oxide
  • Certified under hand brake AAR specifications S-475
  • Tight tolerances for reliable and consistent braking and release
  • Hand wheel, chain joiner, clevis and pin, sheave wheel, and bell crank additionally available for new rail cars or as replacement parts
  • Effective traceability
  • Immediate delivery