Electro-magnetic point machine HW500
Electro-hydraulic point machine HWE500
Spring package of point machine HWE500
Easily accessible lever box of point machine HWE500
Point machine of the HW 500 series in grooved track

Point machines of the 500 series

Point machines of the 500 series from HANNING & KAHL are a pragmatic and cost-effective solution for depots and stabling areas for light rail vehicles and trams. Points are optimally equipped with this compact point machine. With the 500 series, grooved rail points can be operated either manually, electro-hydraulically or electro-magnetically. The point machine is installed in space-saving manner in the middle of the track; it can also be optionally installed on the side and it can be trailed wear-free.

Characteristic features of the 500 series

The drive form is freely selectable: electro-hydraulic, electro-magnetic or manual

  • IP67 housing protects against environmental influences and ground water
  • No rod openings or bellows
  • Compact design in sub-assembly structure
  • Corrosion protection of all components
  • Simple manual activation with one stroke of setting lever
  • Adjustable fatigue-durable pressure-spring assembly

Specifications 500 series

Drive form electro-magnetic, electro-hydraulic, manual in spring-back or throwover function
Point types flat-bed and deep-bed
Operating voltages DC 600 – DC 1000 V, AC 230 V, AC 400V*
Point opening up to 65 mm
Operating force 5,000 N
Holding force up to 4,000 N
Manual setting max. 400 N with 1 m setting lever
Overall height electro-hydraulic and manual 250 mm, electro-magnetic 430 mm