Broom elements are a critical component of ballast regulator machines and replacing them is time consuming and arduous. Broom elements are used to level and clear the ballast, ensuring the ties, track, and other components remain in place. Our Standard Broom Element are made of solid rubber therefore last loner and fit all standard ballast regulator machines providing consistent performance, excellent durability, and a long lifespan.
These standard broom elements measure 2” wide x 18” long, making them appropriate for all widely-used ballast regulator machines. Each broom element is made from solid rubber, ensuring good on-track performance and a predictable lifespan. They quickly and efficiently remove excess ballast without any risk of damage to rail or ties.
Regularly checking and swapping out broom elements is essential for ballast regulation. A worn-out broom can lead to uneven areas of track over time, so it’s important to check your broom elements regularly and swap them out whenever they begin to wear down to prevent uneven ballast. Stock up at Industry-Railway Suppliers and make sure your crew has everything they need for ballast regulation operations. Pair these with our durable and reusable Double Broom Clamps for a long-lasting ballast maintenance solution. Shop for any additional hydraulic railroad tool needs with Industry Railway Suppliers now.
- 2” wide x 18” long broom elements
- Standard, cylindrical design
- Solid rubber core
- Compatible with all standard ballast regulators
- 55 lbs. weight