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Rail Components Catalog Track Products Spike Drivers/Pullers

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Nordco Inc.: Model CX Hammer

Nordco Inc.

The Model CX Hammer has become the industry standard for spike driving machines, the company says, adding that it is fast and powerful, able to simultaneously drive up to two spikes per rail, a total of four per tie. The large-capacity spike tray holds up to 60 spikes each. The hydraulically operated spotting system is designed to allow fast alignment of the guns with the tie plate holes. The power pattern adjustment is designed to allow for quick changes to the spiking pattern to accommodate changes in plates or spike pattern standards. The two-operator machine can incorporate a third person for spike loading. Nordco offers a complete selection of service parts and repair and upgrade kits for all of its MOW machines.