Rail spike, also called cut spike or crampon, is a nail used to fix rail fastening system to the track. Its main function is to keep the rail in gauge.
Dog spike, usually used to fasten T-shaped railway track to the wooden sleepers, to insure the rails and tie plates tied in the track. Dog spike has a pointed penetrating head with square shank, and the underside of the spike head is sloped to compromise the top of the rail base.
In our workshop, various of sizes Dog spikes are available to be customized of the penetrating length of spikes. The commonly used spikes are the 5/8” ×6” and 9/16” ×5-1/2” for smaller rail sections, especially in North America, US market, usually packed in either 200lbs, 100lbs or 50lbs kegs.
Our dog spike or dog spikes are manufactured in accordance with a number of international standards such as GB, AREMA or ASTM, BS, UIC material, in either carbon or stainless steel.
Specifications for Dog Spikes:
|5/8×6 ''||A3,Q235, 45#,55#, etc||According to customer needs.||According to customer’s drawings or samples.|
|Technical specifications of Road Spike|
|Standards: AREMA, UIC or others following customer needs||Model：according to customer needs||Type: spike|
|Head type：various kinds||Neck type：Various kinds||Function：to fix rails|
|Applied range：to fasten rails of the railroad bed||Body type: various kind||Length available：10--1000（mm）|
|Tolerance：according to customer needs||Surface finish: plain oil, black, HDG, galvanized, etc.||Material：Q235、35#、45#、60#、16Mn、65 Mn、40Cr、20MnTiB、35CrMo、42CrMo|
|Grade：3.6、4.6、4.8、5.6、5.8、6.8、8.8、9.8、10.9、12.9||Spike specifications：According to customer drawings||Free sample and product customizing available|