FSC 2230 Right-of-Way Construction and Maintenance Equipment, Railroad

Includes Rail Laying, Joining and Shifting Equipment; Self-propelled and Car Mounted Cranes. Excludes Hand Tools (FSG 51).

Name NSN Details  
Jack,railway Track,gasoline Engine Driven 2230-00-273-3558 A hydraulic action device mounted on a manually propelled or self-propelled carriage, designed to travel on a railway track. It lifts itself and a portion of the track and ties by clamping carriage to rails and exerting a downward force between ties. It is not designed to shift track laterally. RFQ
Extractor,track Spike,gasoline Engine Driven 2230-00-273-3559 A power tool mounted on a hand pushed carriage, designed to travel on a railway track and extract spikes driven into the ties. RFQ
Track Aligner,railway 2230-00-273-3561 A portable, mechanical tool incorporating the principles of a jack with a horizontal throw, or a wedge tool of a sliding fulcrum design, used to align railway tracks on a roadbed by a sliding forward movement or thrust on a horizontal plane. RFQ
Sawing Machine,rail,power Driven 2230-00-277-2290 A portable power machine specifically designed to cut rails in the track; to cut and fit rails at interlocking plants, crossing and switches; to cut off split, worn or battered rail ends; and to cut out portions of wheel-burned rails, fissures, etc. It may be powered by gasoline engine, electric motor or compressed air, utilizing a BLADE, POWER HACKSAW for cutting. RFQ
Railway Motor Car,maintenance 2230-00-288-0319 A small, light, four-wheeled railway motor car used by "Maintenance of Way Department" for transfer of men and tools to location of job either for repairs or inspection. See also RAILWAY CAR, TRAILER. RFQ
Tamping Machine,railway,pneumatic 2230-00-294-2307 An item consisting of a series of tampers suspended from adjustable arms attached to a crosshead with vertical movement. Mounted on a self-propelled railway carriage with an internal combustion engine power plant which supplies operation power for self-propelling and a compressor. It is used for tamping ballast around railway ties. RFQ
Railway Motor Car,maintenance 2230-01-046-2814 A small, light, four-wheeled railway motor car used by "Maintenance of Way Department" for transfer of men and tools to location of job either for repairs or inspection. See also RAILWAY CAR, TRAILER. RFQ
Wrench,track,gasoline Engine 2230-00-356-7427 A gasoline engine powered machine for tightening and/or loosening nuts on track bolts. It is mounted on a frame or base which can be pushed manually on railway rails to working positions. RFQ
Snowplow,railway,push 2230-00-371-7537 An item for removing snow from railway tracks by pushing motion, the actual removal resulting from a horizontally straight blade cutting diagonally into the snow or a wedge blade moving snow to both sides of railway track. Includes types designed for mounting on a railway car or locomotive, and types which are integral with their carrier. Excludes rotary type snowplows. RFQ
Hammer,track Spike,gasoline Engine Driven 2230-00-386-3696 A power hammer mounted on a hand pushed carriage, designed to travel on a railway track. RFQ
Snowplow,railway,push 2230-00-529-9039 An item for removing snow from railway tracks by pushing motion, the actual removal resulting from a horizontally straight blade cutting diagonally into the snow or a wedge blade moving snow to both sides of railway track. Includes types designed for mounting on a railway car or locomotive, and types which are integral with their carrier. Excludes rotary type snowplows. RFQ
Snowplow,railway,push 2230-00-540-6803 An item for removing snow from railway tracks by pushing motion, the actual removal resulting from a horizontally straight blade cutting diagonally into the snow or a wedge blade moving snow to both sides of railway track. Includes types designed for mounting on a railway car or locomotive, and types which are integral with their carrier. Excludes rotary type snowplows. RFQ
Crane,locomotive,diesel Electric 2230-00-554-2728 A self-propelled unit designed to travel on rails. Electric energy for the propulsion or traction motors is derived from a diesel engine driven generator. Direct diesel power from the same engine is utilized for crane operations. RFQ
Snowplow,railway,push 2230-00-605-0484 An item for removing snow from railway tracks by pushing motion, the actual removal resulting from a horizontally straight blade cutting diagonally into the snow or a wedge blade moving snow to both sides of railway track. Includes types designed for mounting on a railway car or locomotive, and types which are integral with their carrier. Excludes rotary type snowplows. RFQ
Crane,locomotive,diesel Mechanical 2230-00-624-0180 RFQ
Tamping Machine,railway,gasoline-Electric Driven 2230-00-712-1186 An item consisting of a series of tampers suspended from adjustable arms attached to a cross head with vertical movement. Mounted on self-propelled railway carriage having a gasoline-electric power plant for the operation of the tampers. It is used for tamping ballast around and under railway ties. RFQ
Jack,railway Track,gasoline Engine Driven 2230-00-721-7517 A hydraulic action device mounted on a manually propelled or self-propelled carriage, designed to travel on a railway track. It lifts itself and a portion of the track and ties by clamping carriage to rails and exerting a downward force between ties. It is not designed to shift track laterally. RFQ
Extractor,track Spike,gasoline Engine Driven 2230-00-721-7519 A power tool mounted on a hand pushed carriage, designed to travel on a railway track and extract spikes driven into the ties. RFQ
Sawing Machine,rail,power Driven 2230-00-767-3100 A portable power machine specifically designed to cut rails in the track; to cut and fit rails at interlocking plants, crossing and switches; to cut off split, worn or battered rail ends; and to cut out portions of wheel-burned rails, fissures, etc. It may be powered by gasoline engine, electric motor or compressed air, utilizing a BLADE, POWER HACKSAW for cutting. RFQ
Crane,locomotive,diesel Mechanical 2230-00-809-9862 RFQ