Tie Plates; casted in ductile iron. Both standard and bridge plates with cleated bottoms for increased track stability.
Standard Tie Plates:
MSR 541018 - 16" tie plate, cast iron, 6" rail bed for 136# & 132# rail, 4 - 1" Lag Holes
MSR 541021 - 15.5" tie plate, cast iron, 5.5" rail bed for 115# & 110# rail, 4 - 1" Lag Holes
Bridge Tie Plates:
MSR 541146 - 18" bridge tie plate, cast iron, 6" rail bed for 136# & 132# rail, 6 - 1" Lag Holes
MSR 541346 - 18" bridge tie plate, cast iron, 5.5" rail base for 115# & 110# rail, 6 - 1" Lag Holes
Self Guarded Manganese (SGM) and Rail Bound Manganese (RBM) Frogs
MSR offers complete rebuild of frogs of any size.
Our SGM and RBM frog services include crack detection and extraction, removal of work hardened sections, weld build up, hardness testing, verification and correction of wheel flange and running surfaces, fastener renewal and rail repair or replacement as required.
Manganese Diamond Inserts
MSR offers complete rebuild of diamond inserts and fabrication of diamond legs.
Our manganese insert services include crack detection and extraction, removal of work hardened sections, application of approved backing plates, weld build up, hardness testing, and the machining of wheel flange and running surfaces.
Complete new retarders & replacement parts
MSR manufacturers complete new retarders.
Our inert retarder services can include; the renewing of the traffic and abrasion rails, lever arm and support castings, springs, nuts, bolts, washers and pins.
Finished units are serialized and have their spring forces and operational characteristics verified.
Switch Stands; 22P, 22E, 17B, 31B & 36D
Switch stand overhaul services include crack detection and repair, straightening, weld build up and machining, line boring and the installation of hardened bushings or other machined parts where required.
MSR Manufactures new spare parts for switch stands including; handles, masts, targets, keepers, and mast extensions.