The MPI flagship equipment, the 6260 Multi-Purpose Machine, is a fantastic track cleaning machine that is built with the rail industry in mind. The 6260 is unique with the ability to have one machine with multiple interchangeable processing heads and discharge attachments. This allows the 6260 to work year-round doing multiple jobs offering greater machine utilization and return on investment.
Presently, there are 9 different front attachments available and 5 different rear attachments. Front attachments can be interchanged out with two people in 20 minutes or less. The rear attachments can be interchanged out with two people in a hour or less.
Active tracks are no problem, easy on and off the tracks with no rail crossing or siding needed, the 6260 can get on and off the tracks anywhere.
A featured front attachment is the V4 Broom head; designed for track cleaning. This broom head has the ability to pick up all types of material including but not limited to dirt, coal, snow, rocks. The extracted material will be directed to the long conveyor for disposal.
A featured rear attachment is the swing conveyor that can deposit material right next to the tracks, into a coupled rail car, or even a dump truck. The long swing conveyor has the ability to rotate 180 degrees from right to left and can move from a horizontal position to a 20 degree discharge position.
The 6260 has the ability to dump the coupled side railcar. No need to detach from the railcar.