Rail drilling machine RSS

Rail drilling machine RSS is designed to drill holes in hardened and unhardened rails for track bolts and bonds through. Suitable for flat bottom and grooved, can be used in switch areas and on free rail ends. The RSS drilling machine is also equipped with chamfering unit which strengthens the rail along the hole diameter. After using RSS, the rail is fully prepared and can be stacked or fastened without additional operations.

The RSS drilling machine has a special clamp that allows to securely mount the rail driller to various rail geometry. The fixing system is designed for standard rail types, but optionally we can make it suitable for rare types of rail. Robust frame of fixing clamp makes rail drilling device possible to hold on the rail extremely tightly, preventing vibration and backlashes.

Universal, reliable and indestructible drilling machine RSS is the best solution for drilling a wide variety of rail types – conductor rails, flat bottom rails and grooved rails. For chokes, couplers and electric traction connectors.


  • speedy and accurate rail drilling
  •  clamping unit
  • automatic drill feed
  • quick drill bit feed and return
  • no special coolant system needed
  • ideal surface finish

Technical data

Name Value
Drive Air-cooled 4-stroke petrol engine
Maximum drill diameter, mm 36 mm (40 mm option)
Drill mounting of spindle Morse taper MK4
Drilling time ~90 s
Dimensions (LxWxH) 620x625x520 mm
Weight, kg ~55 kg

Technical details are for information only

RSS rail drilling machine

To buy RSS heavy-duty rail drilling machine, please call our Sales Department:
+ 7 (988) 652-53-78 (WhatsApp, Telegram) or e-mail us: info@zheldormash.com