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The Frog & Switch point grinding machine Metal Hornet model MC2 is the most economical machine in the market for your turnout maintenance and repair
Accurate switch point grinding is acheived thanks to lateral and vertical adjustment by means of user-friendly levers and frictionless rollers
Quickly adjusted, the Metal Hornet MC2 grinder allows operators to work comfortably with an excellent visibility of the grinding surface
Thanks to its robust and mechanical design made of high quality components, the Metal Hornet MC2 grinder requires low maintenance
Diesel, petrol, hydraulic and electric
Up to 30° (from vertical position on both sides)
Horizontal grindstone stroke
Up to 10 in. (255 mm)
Vertical grindstone stroke
Up to 6,9 in. (175 mm)
Dimensions (L x W x H)
Approx. 72 x 47 x 41 in. for 56,5 in. gauge (1,820 x 1,200 x 1,050 mm for 1,435 mm gauge)
Approx. 57 x 47 x 41 in. for 42 in. gauge (1,445 x 1,200 x 1,050 mm for 1,067 mm gauge) - other gauge on request
Approx. 276 lbs (125 kg) - depends on the engine & gauge
Copyright GEISMAR | February 2022 | We reserve the right to make any alteration or improvement deemed necessary to this equipment.
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