Draft Gears - Mark R-500

Wabtec Freight Car Products Draft Gears - Mark R-500

Wabtec designs and manufactures Mark-series draft gears.

  • Self contained and precompressed for easy application to new cars with 24 5/8" standard pockets
  • Remaining gear life can be measured in the car without removal of the draft gear
  • Rubber friction draft gear transfers wear and stress to replaceable, energy absorbing components
  • Self contained and precompressed for easy application to new cars with 24 5/8" standard pockets
  • Remaining gear life can be measured in the car without removal of the draft gear
  • AAR rating capacity - 38,940 ft. lbs.
  • Weight - 384 lbs.
  • 3 1/4" travel
  • Group J, Rule 21