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Rail Components Catalog Track Products Tampers

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Plasser American Corporation: Switch and Production Tamper - GRM3000T

Plasser American Corporation

The Plasser GRM3000T is a heavy-duty, high performance switch and production tamping machine with a production rate up to 20 ties per minute. It is a multifunction tamping machine and has fully automatic track lifting, lining, and cross-leveling capabilities specially designed for the stringent requirements of high density, high tonnage railways, shortlines and contractors. The GRM3000T is standard equipped with Plasser's PLC system. Touch screen monitors allow quick access to all machine functions. The integrated diagnostic system assists the operator with effective trouble shooting. The machine's compact design and weight allow for flexibility when transporting with flat cars or road trucks. The Plasser GRM3000T utilizes design concepts and components that have been well proven worldwide. The machine is constructed for ease of operation and maintenance. It is designed for use on 4 feet 8.5 inch standard gauge track, bolted or continuous welded rail, on wood, steel or concrete ties in slag and/or crushed rock ballast. The GRM3000T is capable of traveling up to 40 mph on level track. The GRM3000T is standard equipped with Plasser American's TampLink® the universal interface to connect different types of Plasser American machines/equipment with a tamping machine to increase work performance and provide more flexibility.