Braking force measurement increases the safety and availability of rolling stock

Measure Brake Force With the Specialists in Measurement Technology

Piezoelectric braking force sensors for rail car maintenance: Kistler solutions for braking force measurement on rail cars help you keep your fleet maintained. Designs for both shoe and disc brakes available. 


  • Enhanced safety as the brakes are tested directly on the wheel
  • Rolling stock availability assured thanks to preventive maintenance
  • Various force ranges up to 60 kN
  • Compatible with many wheel diameters
  • Available for disc and shoe brakes

Maximum measurement accuracy in your process.

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