Third-Rail Current Collectors

Third-Rail Current Collectors

With Schunk, you'll find the optimum solution for any speed range and operating voltage. Our maintenance-friendly third-rail current collectors are used all around the world. Even when the distance between the rail and bogey fluctuates, they ensure perfect power transmission – with a tailor-made design and pioneering technology. You profit from this expertise two-fold: As one of the largest manufacturers of collector shoes, Schunk is able to offer you complete, perfectly matched systems for mobile power transmission.

You benefit from these advantages:

  • 40 different designs mean application variety 
  • Patented multi-system current collectors can coat power rails from below and from above
  • Protection against metallic waste from the track bed through a second insulating layer
  • Collector shoe arrester prevents collector shoes from being lost