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brake force measurement

if buying a system isn't economical PRODAT provides this service to its customers

Update: 20.06.18 language: English >> Deutsch

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The brake test and measurement system PRODAT BKM was specifically designed for the determination of acting brake forces and system pressures on various types of railway vehicle brakes. For the measurement the system is temporarily inserted between brake pads and train wheel. The acting brake forces as well as braking system pressures (if required) are continuously measured, recorded and will be provided in a qualified protocol (digital and printed) after the inspection service. Worldwide measurement services are possible, nevertheless the company is located in Germany and travel expenses increase, for this cases PRODAT offers a system training for users and customers can rent PRODATs systems.


  • good calibration qualities
  • fast system calibration
  • measurement of brake-forces possible in test room without driving
  • during the measurement, the vehicle is available for other operations

examples for measurement services at customer sites

PRODAT BKM Vor Ort Messung PRODAT BKM measurement service example




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