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SwitchBlade® Heaters Rail Heater

The patented SwitchBlade® flat electric switch heater is designed solely for the rugged rail industry. Its quality, stainless steel construction ensures trouble-free operation and long service life. The SwitchBlade® heaters flat profile provides maximum heat transfer and is the most efficient track and switch heater on the market. Used in a variety of rail and product applications including Fastrax® crib and platform heaters, scanner heating and all Fastrax® switch heating packages.

Features

  • Stainless steel heavy duty construction resists corrosion and offers protection and durability in rugged railroad environments.
  • Standard stock 16, 20 and 26 foot long, 240Vac and 300W/ft.
  • Range from 4.6 kW to 7.6 kW
  • Utilizes Fastrax® patented spring clamp technology allowing for expansion and contraction of the heater without binding or losing contact with the rail.

Specifications

Supplies direct heating of railway switch components including running rail, moving rail, throw rods and train trip stops to guard against buildup of ice or snow.
Stainless steel heavy duty construction resists corrosion and offers protection and durability in rugged railroad environments.
Available in any length up to 26 feet.
Available in AC or DC voltages.
Utilizes Fastrax® patented spring clamp technology allowing for expansion and contraction of the heater without binding or losing contact with the rail.