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CHX12E Hi-Rail Excavator

This is the perfect addition to our rail equipment line. Compact in design, the CHX12E hi-rail excavator features great strength and performance in a lighter-weight machine. The advanced hydraulic system of the compact CHX12E allows the operator to work on- and off-track – but delivers performance that is unmatched for its size.

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High-Rail - The hydraulically powered hi-rail function of the high rail excavator allows for easy adjustment when switching from off-track, to rail and track travel.
Engine - The Vancer CHX12E  is powered by the industry leading Cat C4.4 with ACERT™ Technology with consistent high performance rating and unmatched fuel efficiency.
Attachments - Engineered with priority flow hydraulics, the CHX12E3 can operate an extensive line of attachments and specialized railroad tools for compact machines that handle the demands of complex railroad maintenance jobs.

Specifications

  • Engine: Cat C4.4 with ACERT™ Technology
  • Tier 4 Interim
  • Net Power: 91 hp (67 kW)
  • Operating Weight: 35,500 lb (16,783 kg)
  • High-Rail Ground Clearance: 16”
  • Shipping Height: 9.1 ft (2.8 m)
  • Shipping Length: 25 ft (7.6 m)
  • Shipping Width: 9.8 ft (2.5 m)
  • High-Rail Speed: 20 mph max. recommended travel speed
  • Ground Level Reach: 28.3 ft (8.6 m)
  • Fuel Tank: 66 gal (250 L)
  • Operator 68dB(A)
  • Max Drawbar Pull: 25,628
  • Tail Swing: 7.1 ft (2.2 m)

Features

  • Hydraulic Quick Coupler
  • LCD Monitor
  • Tool Control Systems
  • Vandalism Guards
  • High Ambient Cooling Capacity
  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Hi-Rail Operator Cab Control
  • FRA Approved Braking System
  • Rear Camera

Available Attachments

  • Tie Tampers
  • Tie Inserters
  • Under-Cutter Bars
  • Brush Cutters
  • Cat Work Tools Attachments
  • Clam Bucket