Brake cranes operator – a device designed to manage all brakes of freight and passenger trains, installed in the driver’s cab. The crane operator has the following functions: charging the brakes, stepped and full service braking, emergency braking, stepped and full brake release. On the railway rolling stock the following types of brake cranes are used: the universal crane operator and the crane operator with automatic overlapping.
Code of the TN ЕAEС: 8607
OKPD 2: 22.214.171.124
Components: The operator’s brake valves consist of the main parts: the upper (spool), middle (intermediate) and lower (equalizing) parts, the stabilizer (throttling exhaust valve) and the reducer (supply valve).
Normative documents: They must comply with the requirements of clauses 5b, 7, 12, 14, 99 of Article 4 of the technical regulations of the Customs Union of the Customs Union of Customs Union 001/2011 “On the safety of railway rolling stock”. Compressors for railway rolling stock are manufactured in accordance with the requirements of GOST 33724.1-2016 “Brake equipment for pneumatic railway rolling stock. Safety requirements and methods of control. Part 1. Air distributors, crane operator, brake blocks, rubber sealing products. “
Recommended schemes for certification of brake cranes operator:
The cost of certification of brake cranes of the driver is made up of the cost of the main work for certification, as well as tests of selected samples of brake cranes of a certain driver type. The cost of certification depends on the certification scheme chosen by the applicant.