Pantographs

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Faiveley Brecknell Willis design and manufacture pantographs for Light Rail, Tram, EMU and High Speed trains.  With our interface expertise we are able to provide an optimum design for individual overhead system requirements. Many variants are available, they include …

  • Spring operated actuation with either manual retract, electrically raised, air raised, air lowered and latched, or actuation by direct air operation
  • Aerodynamic trimming capability
  • Hydraulic or pneumatic frame damping
  • 3 or 4 point mounting
  • Autodrop devices and inertial OHLE fault detectors
  • Manual override systems for pneumatic and electric actuators
  • Contact strip material to meet requirements (carbon preferred)
  • Mounting and air feed insulators
  • Interchangeability with existing units
  • Other special features and devices custom designed to meet special requirements

Colours to suit requirements, over 100 BW paint specifications available Overhaul, repair and/or servicing are available to keep your pantographs in full operational condition.