The Sperling Railway Services, Inc. manufactured 12 yard side dump cart incorporates a Smith Co 12 yard side dump hopper with a heavy duty frame to create a 60,000 lbs. capacity hopper which can be dumped to either side while maintaining stability using 2 sets of rail clamps. The cart includes hydraulic fail safe brakes, Pintle hitch connections at both ends, and hydraulic disconnects for brakes and hopper control at both ends. Built for Ballast Tools Equipment (BTE) to be coupled with their BTE-325 excavator, and used on UPRR.
The side dump carts can be built with larger capacity hoppers as well as failsafe air brakes, alternate towing connections, and self powered hydraulics.
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