Locomotive Jumpstarter

Jumpstarter

Richardson Locomotive Jumpstarter

Portable battery system for safe use in starting and as a supplemental battery power source for service.  Provides six-hour charge time from AC mains 120VAC single phase 50 amp to 480VAC 3 phase with neutral. Safety Smart Start 3 Technology with overheat protection, quick disconnect on chassis, reverse polarity protection.

Transport safety and convenience

  • 12ga steel construction; water resistant chassis; waterproof internal components
  • Forklift accessible from all 4 sides
  • Highway-safe D.O.T. approved AGM batteries
  • Thermal insulation provides shock protection

 

Locomotive Jumpstarter Forklift

Designed for Safety

  • Richardson exclusive Safety Smart Start 3 Technology
  • Overheat protection of wiring
  • Quick disconnect on chassis
  • Reverse polarity protection; Audible and visual alarm indicator
  • Safe POWER ON with waterproof simultaneous dual button start
  • Red luminated single POWER OFF button
  • Large magnetic contactor to guarantee power ON/OFF switching
  • Welding grade rubber insulated cable inhibits cable damage
  • Dual forced air fan ventilation prevents any heat or battery outgassing buildup
  • Built in cable wraps for AC main power cord

 

Power Specifications

  • Battery pack supplies nominal 72VDC (locomotive engine running VDC) with CCA rating of 2400 amps
  • Battery rating one third typical starting battery for long service times and numerous engine starts
  • Operational discharge from 140°F to 140°F; Charging from -10°F to 130°F
  • Six-hour charge time from AC mains120VAC single phase 50 amp, to 480VAC 3 phase with neutral
  • 50ft 4/0 color-coded cable with clamps for easy knife switch connection
  • Will start any nominal 64VDC locomotive engine
  • Control panel with lamps, push buttons and battery state of charger meter

Jumpstarters are also available to start other railroad equipment and MOW vehicles.

Richardson RevX-30S (rolling chassis model) are designed to quickly start passenger cars and trucks, class 3-5 trucks, heavy equipment

Richardson Titan ll 30S (fixed mount model) are designed to quickly start vehicles from light duty 12V trucks to 24V heavy equipment (up to 30-liter diesels) multiple times without needing recharge.

Richardson Titan ll 30S (fixed mount model) are designed to quickly start vehicles from light duty 12V trucks to 24V heavy equipment (up to 30-liter diesels) multiple times without needing recharge.