As a supplier for more than 85 years, Wabtec has extensive knowledge in the design & manufacture of locomotive sanding systems.

  • Our sand traps are designed to provide unrestricted flow of sand to a point between the rail and wheel to enhance traction
  • We offer several models of traps available with adjustable or fixed sand delivery features as required to meet customer operating needs
Locomotive Sanding Systems - 209 Series Flange Sand Traps
209 Series

Flange Sand Traps

Locomotive Sanding Systems - 273 Series Sand Traps
273 Series

Sand Traps

Locomotive Sanding Systems - 277 Series Sand Trap with Rotary Shut-Off
277 Series

Sand Trap with Rotary Shut-Off

Sanding Nozzles
Sanding Nozzles

Available with or without clamp

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Wabtec Corporation
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