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Hillmar RBHS/ RBHD Series rail brakes from Custom Fluidpower

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Custom Fluidpower  presents the Hillmar RBHS/ RBHD Series rail brakes designed to function as excellent storm brake devices on container cranes, ship unloaders, ship loaders and various rail mounted equipment worldwide.

Hillmar’s well-proven design utilises the weight of the crane to ensure reliable braking force.

Hillmar RBHS/ RBHD Series rail brakes feature a precision honed hydraulic cylinder. Emergency release spacers, supplied as standard on Hillmar’s rail brakes simplify maintenance. An externally adjustable limit switch ensures a clear control signal as well as easy maintenance.

Key features of Hillmar RBHS/ RBHD Series rail brakes:

  • SAE O-ring oil ports eliminate oil leaks
  • Solid chrome plated guide rod ensures long life
  • Flow control valve regulates brake setting time
  • No spring pre-compression ensures safety and simplifies maintenance
  • Complete disassembly and rebuild requires no special tools
  • Field replaceable brake shoe simplifies maintenance and minimises downtime
  • Cycle counter supplied (on the Hillmar Power Unit) for ease of maintenance scheduling
  • Available in static or dynamic designs
Anti-corrosion protection features:
  • All interior surfaces are 100% coated with rust inhibiting gear grease to provide long life corrosion protection
  • All disc springs are 100% coated with molybdenum disulfide lubricating paste to provide operational lubrication and corrosion protection
  • Spring rod and piston rod chrome plated for corrosion protection
  • All cylinder internal surfaces are lubricated and sealed during assembly for corrosion protection
  • Modular design brakes featuring bolted construction allows easy disassembly for preventative maintenance
  • O-ring seal prevents ingress of moisture
  • Single or dual rail configuration
  • Remote mount hydraulic power units
  • Isolation valve, flexible hose and fittings for remote power units
  • Power and control voltage to suit customer requirements
  • Custom designed mounting pads for rail brakes and power units on retrofit installations
  • Custom paint to RAL, BS or other international paint standards
  • Fast release option
  • Power unit with a two stage braking system

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