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Direct, Rubber Tire Drive, and Non-weight transfer AAR Coupling

Discover Shuttlewagon's System of Moving Railcars

Drive into Our Industry Standard Locomotive Style AAR Coupler and Connect the Air Hose – You are Done!

No lifting on the railcars to borrow weight.
No double coupling required to maximize tractive effort.
No reduction in pulling capacity when coupled to an empty car.

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Shuttlewagon Mobile Railcar Movers

Non Weight- Transfer Coupler

  • Direct coupling like a locomotive
  • Takes the guess work out of lifting the railcar too high
  • Consistent capacity, same whether coupled to loads or empties
  • Simplified process – Easier on/off of the rail
  • Reduced maintenance costs
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Full of Standard Features

  • Largest Power & Drivetrain in the Industry (NVX)
  • Exterior Mounted Cameras and Cab Monitor to View Couplers & Rail wheels (NVX)
  • “Air-Knife” Adverse Weather Rail Drying System
  • ABS Vehicle Braking System
  • Dynamic Traction Control to Control Operator Misuse
  • Full Width Cab with Rotating Operator Console for Improved Safety & Visibility
  • Two Air Ride Operator Seats
  • 90 Gallon Fuel Tank
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Ride on Rubber Tires

  • Full time pneumatic cushioning
  • Increased shock absorption resulting in smoother ride for operator & drivetrain components
  • Reduced overall maintenance costs
  • Significantly increased traction/braking as compared to steel wheel

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