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Ballast tampers

Use tines to pick ballast under and around the sleepers - 'lift and 'line' the track, correcting faults by packing 'tamping' under the sleepers

Ballast tamper 41210 6-52-001 stabled at Kyneton

Saturday 17 September 2022 13:36 PM
Viewed 2 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 2 times this year)

Ballast tamper 41210 6-52-001 stabled at Kyneton

Saturday 17 September 2022 13:35 PM
Viewed 1 time
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 1 time this year)

John Holland ballast tamper being moved by road along the Western Ring Road

Saturday 7 November 2020 10:14 AM
Viewed 251 times, 105 times this year)

John Holland ballast tamper being moved by road along the Western Ring Road

Saturday 7 November 2020 10:06 AM
Viewed 286 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 128 times this year)

Laing O'Rourke 6700SJ2 ballast tamper TAMP015 stabled at Paisley

Tuesday 9 June 2020 12:07 PM
Viewed 494 times
(3 times this month, 49 times this year)

McConnell Dowell ballast tamper z025/103 parked in their depot at McIntyre

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:51 AM
Viewed 378 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 131 times this year)

Coupler and air brake connections on the end of Plasser tamper 41229

Monday 4 November 2019 15:23 PM
Viewed 374 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 98 times this year)

Laing O'Rourke operated Jackson 6700SJ2 ballast tamper TAMP015 at the Metro Infrastructure Siding at Paisley

Tuesday 14 May 2019 14:02 PM
Viewed 780 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 60 times this year)

McConnell Dowell ballast tamper z025/021 parked in their depot at McIntyre

Friday 15 February 2019 15:58 PM
Viewed 523 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 92 times this year)

Ballast tamper at the John Holland track machine compound at Spotswood

Sunday 20 January 2019 08:27 AM
Viewed 566 times
(2 times this month, 110 times this year)

Harsco Mark VI ballast tamper stabled in the turntable road at Bacchus Marsh

For use on the Ballarat line upgrade

Wednesday 22 August 2018 17:40 PM
Viewed 967 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 4 times this year)

McConnell Dowell ballast tamper stabled at Tottenham Yard

Thursday 29 October 2015 18:21 PM
Viewed 1260 times
(1 time this month, 78 times this year)

ARTC ballast tamper TJ082 at Junee

Monday 16 May 2011 16:55 PM
Viewed 2352 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 83 times this year)

Rear view of Front view of Plasser and Theurer 09 32 CSM ballast tamper

Sunday 30 August 2009 11:42 AM
Viewed 1723 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 60 times this year)

Front view of Plasser and Theurer 09 32 CSM ballast tamper

Sunday 30 August 2009 11:41 AM
Viewed 3233 times
(5 times this week, 5 times this month, 111 times this year)

Side view of Front view of Plasser and Theurer 09 32 CSM ballast tamper

Sunday 30 August 2009 11:40 AM
Viewed 3135 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 111 times this year)

Rear trailer of Plasser and Theurer 09 32 CSM ballast tamper

Sunday 30 August 2009 11:40 AM
Viewed 3004 times
(1 time this month, 85 times this year)

Main unit of Plasser and Theurer 09 32 CSM ballast tamper, operated by John Holland, coded 41264

Sunday 30 August 2009 11:40 AM
Viewed 4759 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 99 times this year)

V/Line RNA operated Pandrol Jackson 6700 tamper coded RNTM3001

Saturday 13 June 2009 10:04 AM
Viewed 4253 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 164 times this year)

Small wheels and gripper for lifting rails when tamping

Saturday 13 June 2009 10:04 AM
Viewed 1682 times
(1 time this month, 72 times this year)

Tamping tines

Saturday 13 June 2009 10:04 AM
Viewed 1675 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 86 times this year)

Plate showing various lifting and transportation locks on a Pandrol Jackson 6700 ballast tamper

Saturday 13 June 2009 10:03 AM
Viewed 1982 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 92 times this year)

Viewed 8422 times (4 times this week, 21 times this month, 419 times this year)