Aldon Company, Inc

Aldon Company, Inc
Rail safety and track repair products since 1904

847.623.8800


Retractable Derail with Operating Stand

Designed for freight cars and all sizes of locomotives. One-way or two-way derailing. Install on wooden ties only. Handle effort 28 lbs. to slide derail. Minimum height of rail 5.5" Assembly includes derail, connecting rod, stand, and sign. Customer furnishes two 14 ft. wood switch ties to support operating stand. Can be combined with Wheel Shover to give a sideways shove to wheels in increase the chance of derailing. The addition of a Shover is recommended for difficult track conditions such as curved track or track where switching speeds are above normal.