Rufus Rail

Foot temperature measurement



This system measures the rail foot temperature and can be installed together with all kind of hazard monitoring systems, especially with hot box/ hot wheel detectors and wheel impact load detectors.

  • Fixation: by clamps
  • Temperature measurement accuracy: +/-1° C
  • Temperature range: from -50° C till + 80° C
Picture of the Rufus Rail temperature measuring system at the rail base

Technical Data

  • Power: 110V AC-230V AC
  • Temperature Range: from ambient temperature till 650° C
  • Temperature heater dimensions : 50mmx60mm
  • Wave lenghth: 4um
  • Temperature repeatability (from ambient temperature up to 200°C): +/-1° C
  • Temperature repeatability (within range 200-550° C): +/-5° C