• Paddle Controller - Locomotive Remote Control for Plant Rail Operations
Cattron
Rail Paddle Controller

Extremely rugged controller in an extruded aluminum housing with paddle levers that can be customized for specific locomotive remote control applications.

Highlights
Power on self-test
Switch diagnostics allow operators to quickly test switches without disassembling
Push-to-Operate safety feature
Designed for long battery life and ease of service
Designed to be worn on the chest or quick attach belt loop
Highly configurable and customizable to meet specific user needs
Shock Proof Construction

Constructed using end caps with a heavy rubber coating and ergonomic design that protects paddle switches if dropped

Battery Indicator

Two-stage LED battery indicator with audible beep

Interface

Highly configurable and customized based on the application

Compliance

Designed to comply with EN954

Switches

Available with toggle, pushbutton, paddle and/or rotary switches 

Functions

Up to 40 digital and/or six analog functions

Range

Typical one-mile line-of-sight

External Antenna

External antenna for increased RF coverage and range

Internal Antenna

Integrated antenna design allows for maximum range in a wide variety of user worn configurations

Keylock Select Switch

Keylock locomotive select switch allows the user to quickly choose between different locomotives 

NiMH Battery

Nickel-metal-hydride battery for extended operator usage

Enhanced Steel Switch Guard

Enhanced safety and protection is enabled when this feature is added to the controller

Talkback/Feedback

Up to 8 LEDs or an LED display provides additional information to the operator

Vest Harness

Has a variety of adjustments available for ideal weight distribution and operator comfort, multiple sizes available