Rail Pad FC584

FC584 is a high quality solid elastomeric bonded cork rail pad, black in colour. Available in a range of thicknesses from 3mm up to 25mm.

Used as a rail seat pad material, for use between either flat-bottomed rails and concrete sleepers or on malleable iron or steel baseplates. It is designed for maximum axle loads of 25 tonnes and speeds up to 250 km/hr.


Physical Properties

Test Method Conditions Data Units
Hardness ISO 48 60 ± 5 oIRHD
Density ISO 2781 1.05 ± 0.05 g/cm3
Tensile Strength ISO 37 >5.0 MPa
Elongation at Break ISO 37 >280 %
Abrasion Resistance Taber 3000 cycles, 1000g <2.0 g loss
Abrasion Resistance Taber 3000 cycles, 1000g <0.6 mm loss
Electrical Resistance BS 903pt. C2 500v dc >3.0 x 105 Ω
Static Stiffness 176 x 140 x 10mm 20 - 80 kN at 1200 kN/min 190 kN/mm
Static Stiffness 176 x 140 x 7.5mm 20 - 80 kN at 1200 kN/min 290 kN/mm
Static Stiffness 176 x 140 x 5mm 20 - 80 kN at 1200 kN/min 480 kN/mm
Impact Attenuation prEN 13146-3 10mm Thickness Type 'A' 35 %
Impact Attenuation prEN 13146-3 7.5mm Thickness Type 'B' 21 %

...



...

...