The YM-16 switch machine is the new industry standard for power switch machines in rail yard applications. Power switch machines exist to enhance safety and improve productivity in rail yards. The YM-16 goes beyond this by enhancing safety, and eliminating the regular maintenance requirement that typically accompanies the implementation of a power switch machine. That’s right, the YM-16 is MAINTENANCE FREE. This easy to use power switch boasts the fastest throw time and the most efficient performance of any yard switch machine on the market, without a costly maintenance price tag.
The YM-16 is known for its reliability and resiliency. YM-16 power switch machines are installed in many diverse climates. From flood-prone areas to arid desert locations, the YM-16 is working in temperatures ranging from -50F to 100F and remains ever-reliable. The ARS method for integrating the power switch machine and components provides for the highest level of reliability when deployed in challenging environments.
The YM-16 is trailable without damage, allowing a run through without the risk of derailment or machine failure. This power switch machine’s reliability and under 1.5-second throw speed will never leave you disappointed in its performance.