Guard Rail

A&K switch point guards protect the switch points and guard rails protect the frog point by preventing derailments and increasing the speed that traffic can move safely. Rugged, durable A&K designs provide a positive guard rail application that maximizes safety at an economical cost.

A&K can provide guard rail in most designs. Call your A&K rail and track specialist and provide the information listed below. A&K will assist you in your selection of guard rail to give your turnout proper protection.
1. Type of guard rail
2. Length of guard rail
3. Frog type, frog number
When ordering guard rail which incorporates the specific revisions in lengths and quantities of plates, consult your nearest A&K office for instructions on furnishing the required specifications to assure prompt delivery.