Service in Prostějov – Friction springs

Friction springs

Friction springs act as buffers to absorb high levels of kinetic energy from a moving mass. They also work as overload-protection devices and handle high forces in a relatively small package. The springs are manufactured in a wide range of various diameters from 80 to 400 mm.


  • Buffers
  • Draw gears
  • Draw bars
  • (Semi) automatic couplers

Regular service keeps friction springs in operation with minimal costs for decades. We offer service of friction springs according to UIC 827-2.

Process Description:

Process Description

Regular service of friction springs advantage:

  • Energy absorption
  • Speed independence
  • Temperature independence
  • Overload protection
  • 12 months guarantee


Axtone s.r.o.
Dolni 100
CZ-796 01 Prostejov, Czech Republic
Tel.: +420 (0) 582 312684-98

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