A simple, economical solution for static or in-motion rail weighing. Installs in just hours and provides accurate, dependable weighments at a fraction of the cost of other rail scale systems. Weighline has paid for itself in hundreds of installations worldwide by preventing both underloads and overloads of rail cars.
- SpecificationsStandard Static ConfigurationRail type: 115 lb AREMA (consult factory for other sizes)
Rail length: 70” (1.78 m) Active weighing length per section: 8” (20 cm)
Mounting*: Direct to existing ties and ballast
Type of weighing: Two draft or full draft
Number of Weighline sections: Two draft – four, Full draft – eight
Maximum axle load: 80,000 lb (40,000 kg)
Maximum car weight: 320,000 lb (160,000 kg)
Scale division size: 100 lb (50 kg), switchable to 20 lb (10 kg) for calibration
Static accuracy**: Full draft: ±0.25% or ±200 lb (100 kg), whichever is greater
Two draft: ±0.4% or ±300 lb (150 kg), whichever is greater
Instrumentation:Avery Weigh-Tronix Model E1310 Indicator with
Operating temperature range: -20° F to 120° F (-28° C to 49° C)
Temperature compensation: Span and zero
Weight: 230 lb (105 kg) per rail assemblyIn-Motion Low-Speed Systems
Speed: Maximum 1 mph (1.6 km/h)
Accuracy**: 0.5% or ±400 lb, whichever is greater
Rail Sections: Four
Instrumentation: Model E1310 Indicator/Controller
up to 1 mph.
Wheel Detectors: Two, non-contacting proximity switches.
In-Motion Medium & High-Speed Systems
Multiple Weigh line sections welded into position.
Speeds: Up to 35 mph (56 km/h)
Instrumentation: TSR-4000 high speed, full feature, in-motion controller Consult factory for specific applications
Non-standard rail sizes: 20 lb/yd – 175 lb/yd
Weigh line section capacities: 5,000 lb to 125,000 lb
Scale capacities: 20,000 lb to 1,000,000 lb
Multiple Weigh line sections: Consult factory for specifications for different size and specialised rail cars.
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