Aiguille de chemin de fer et méthode de fondre la neige et la glace des aiguilles de chemin de fer

Weiche und Verfahren zum Schmelzen von Schnee und Eis in Eisenbahnweichen

A railroad switch and a method of melting snow and ice in railroad switches

Abstract

A railroad switch comprising a stock-rail (1), a switch blade (2), slide chairs (3) and a heater (4) designed to melt snow fixed nearby the stock-rail (1) between the slide chairs (3), wherein the heater (4) is not in contact with the stock-rail (1) in the area between the slide chairs (3). In a method of melting snow and ice in railroad switches a heater (4) is fixed nearby the stock-rail (1) between the slide chairs (3), wherein the heater (4) is not in contact with the stock-rail (1) in the area between the slide chairs (3).

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    EP-2995719-A1March 16, 2016VolkerRail Nederland BVTurnout slide support with improved thermal contact