Portal Lathes are the right answer in case of high productivity requirements when the wheelset disassembled from the bogies and allow the working of the wheel and the brake discs.
Safop has designed and patented an automatic system for the machining of wheelset with double gauge.
Portal lathe for the wheel turning and the disc brake facing on railway wheelsets.
The portal lathes allow the following operations:
- Automatic measuring of wheel profile
- Reprofiling of wheels of motor or trailer wheelset type
- Turning of new wheels
- Disc brakes facing
- Editing of machining protocol.