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Trimble CouplerView-Pin System

F-Type Coupler Securement Inspection


Trimble® CouplerView®-Pin is an automatic coupler pin carrier plate inspection system that inspects F-type coupler securement mechanisms at mainline operational speeds.

Trimble CouplerView-Pin system utilizes high-speed and high-definition digital imaging together with illumination sources to produce multiple high resolution images of every coupler pin securement component for inspection.

As failure of F-type coupler securement mechanisms may cause a car (wagon) separation or train derailment at mainline speeds the automated identification of possible issues is highly beneficial to rail operators to minimize the incidents for greater operational efficiency.

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Key Features

  • Sophisticated image processing algorithms to assess condition and report detected defects.
  • Processed data and images are integrated into the Trimble CMMS™ (Condition Monitoring Management System) software to provide web-based access for data visualization, alarm management, and data analytics.
  • Works in the toughest rail environments and extreme weather conditions at mainline operational speeds.
  • System installation does not require any major track modifications.

Inspections

Trimble CouplerView-CrossKey system inspections include:

  • Classification of E-type and F-type couplers.
  • Missing coupler pin plate detection.
  • Leaning coupler pin plate detection.
  • Missing fasteners detection.
  • Rotated coupler pin plate detection.
  • Combination of any of the above.

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