A Positive Connection From Car to Conveyor
The BOOT-LIFT® Railcar Connector installs between the rails to improve the unloading of railroad hopper cars. Dual air-over-hydraulic lift cylinders push the sponge seals securely to the hopper car unloading gates, to provide a clean transfer of material.
No More Wind-Blown Material
Boot prevents material loss, air pollution, and contamination.
No More Crawling Under Railcars
Boots are automatically connected.
Maintains Seal Automatically
Connector rises as car empties
Low Air Requirement
Unit uses only one cfm at 90 psi (28 L/min at 6.2 bar).
Models to Suit Any Car
Including double or single-pocket, round-opening, and GATX. Adapter Sheets and Transition Funnels allow interchangeability. Custom engineering available.
The BOOT-LIFT® Railcar Connector is easily and safely operated by remote air-over- hydraulic control console.