Vesconite bushes are fitted to rail turnout switch mechanism.
These bushes are exposed to the harsh environment of rain, dirt and sunshine.
Vesconite outperforms other materials.
Laminated bushings delaminated in area which were wet or humid.
Low friction Vesconite gives a long life in demanding conditions as well as a smooth operation.
Maintenance and lubrication of this system is difficult because of remote locations.
Vesconite has the added advantage of electrical insulation.