The Light Profile Grinder is a precision grinder used to complete the final stages of profile grinding on the rail head after aluminothermic or flash-butt welding.
The distance between the guiding rollers helps the operator to quickly achieving grinding tolerances, resulting in a significant reduction in working time.
The extremely accurate, easy grinding wheel adjustment makes human error much less likely.
The grinding of the whole rail profile can take place in one operation, saving time and money.
The machine’s light weight and compact size make it easy to move and use.
The grinder is safe to use, equipped with an emergency stop button.
The Light Profile Grinder RPLE is environmentally friendly, because the electric engine can be connected to the electrical grid, avoiding carbon emissions.
The Light Profile Grinder has a cup grinding wheel with a central sunk nut. This allows accurate adjustment of the grinding stone of 0.08mm per increment.
The grinding wheel rotates at a speed of 6,500rpm.
The machine is compact and light, weighing just 35kg. With handle, its dimensions are 1360mm x 455mm x 800–1000mm.
The machine vibrates at 9 m/s2. Acoustic pressure noise level is 93 dB (A). Acoustic power noise level is 106 dB (A).
There is a wide distance – 1300mm – between the rail guiding rollers.
For safety, an emergency stop is located on the machine.