Rail and Sleeper Handling

Sleeper Layer SL400

Achieve fast and accurate sleeper handling with the SL400, an easily adjustable tool designed to fit most kinds of sleepers. The system can handle four sleepers simultaneously.

The SL400 has a telescopic frame that makes the unit compact and safe to operate and, thanks to a unique patented linkage system, the centre of gravity will not change during spreading. Spacing between sleepers can be set from 300 – 750 mm. The SL400 works in a hydraulic sequence and no electricity is required on the carrier machine.


Technical Features

  • Correct placement of sleepers is ensured by a precision gauging hydraulic system that spreads the sleepers to the desired distance
  • A sleeper spacing range of 300 - 750 mm
  • Prepared for rotator and tilt rotator
  • Can be provided with an optional safety lifting device


  • Eliminates the risk of interference with the adjacent track whilst moving sleepers
  • Increases safety on the work site
  • Efficiently lays four sleepers at a time

Key Facts

Weight 814 kg
Width 2578 mm
Length min - max 1000 - 2500 mm
Height 655 mm
Sleeper spacing min - max 300 - 750 mm
Rail and Sleeper Handling

Sleeper Layer SL400