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Looking at the whole picture: Contact line components

Contact line components by Rail Power Systems are suitable for standard solutions as well as tailor-made solutions in local and long-distance traffic. Vital components include clamps for cables and wires, aluminium components for brackets, wheel tensioners, section insulators, switches and insulators.

Their characteristics:

  • long life cycle
  • high operational reliability
  • low life cycle costs
  • superb quality
  • availability under extreme climatic and operational conditions


Dependable, top quality and top LCC values.

Rail Power Systems offers its customers a broad range of standard and tailor-made components for contact lines for local and long-distance traffic.


  • Aluminium parts and components for standard and individually designed contact line solutions
  • Corrosion-resistant mechanical clamps made of stainless steel, compatible with copper
  • Electrical clamps made of copper and copper alloys
  • Composite insulators with glass-fibre-reinforced core and stain-repellent silicone screens
  • "Bundesbahnschalter" at the mast (15/25 kV)
  • Standard wheel tensioners
  • Standard section insulators
  • Standard switches and gears

All components at a glance

We'll be happy to send you our Component CD listing all standard parts / components for Rail Power Systems overhead lines, overhead current rails and 3rd rail systems.