Aldon Co., Inc.

Material Handling & Storage

New Ergonomic High-Visibility Wheel Chock

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois has improved upon its standard railroad wheel chock with the new Ergonomic High-Visibility Wheel Chock. If you have a long line of rail cars, a conventional shorthandle wheel chock may not stick out far enough to be easily seen. the Ergonomic High-Visibility Wheel Chock extends the handle to 48 for greater visibility. The worker stays clear of the rail...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Ergonomic Railroad Warning Sign Holder

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois makes placing or removing a rail-road blue flag" a real piece of cake. The new Magnetic Base Aluiminum Sign Holder utilizes a pair of powerful rare-earth magnets to grip exposed or flush rail. No more bending or stooping to get a clamp around the rail. The worker just plunks the Magnetic Base Holder down on the rail and goes on his way. The new sign...

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Material Handling & Storage

An Unusual Kind of Railroad Wheel Chock

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois introduces its new Nine Lives" Wheel Wedge for chocking idle rail cars on storage tracks. The molded urethane chock is tough enough to hold a wheel against wind and uneven rails, but soft enough to allow the wheel to be pushed over the wedge when necessary. No need to bend down to remove the chock. A locomotive or Trackmobile can easily push the car wheel...

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Construction Equipment and Supplies

Higher Quality Trailer Jacks

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois announces a major quality upgrade in its trailer stabilizing jack line. The new jacks feature powder coat yellow safety finish, Zerk fittings for continuous screw thread lubrication and protected side axle sleeves. Aldon's Trailer Jacks also feature replaceable parts. The screw and nut assembly can be removed from the jack column when necessary. The...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Ergonomic Truck Wheel Block

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois makes chocking truck and trailer tires safer and easier. The new Walk-In" Wheel Block features a 36" tall handle with sign and an extruded aluminum wheel chock which fits tire diameters from 33" to 38". No more bending or stooping to place or retrieve the chock. The chock handle projects 23" away from the side of tire, so truck driver in his cab can...

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Derails have lightweight, low-clearance design.
Transportation Industry Products

Derails have lightweight, low-clearance design.

Fabricated from steel for strength, permanent and portable derails are designed to meet OSHA and FRA regulations for spur track protection. Permanent hinged derail stands 3 in. above top of rail and is available in one-way or two-way styles. Lifting lever accessory reduces lifting effort to less than 20 lb. Portable one-way derail stands 2Â-¾ in. above top of rail and weighs 35 lb.

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Material Handling & Storage

Wheel Chock offers alternative to oak wedges.

Molded in urethane and measuring 10 x 2Â-½ x 3¼ in., Wheel Wedge is designed to chock idle rail cars on storage tracks where cars are not subjected to vibration. When wedge needs to be moved, worker does not have to stoop down to free it from wheel. Instead, rail car can be run over Wedge with no damage and no risk of derailing car. Wedge should not be used for cars being loaded or...

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Aluminum Wheel Chocks offer high visibility.
Material Handling & Storage

Aluminum Wheel Chocks offer high visibility.

Extruded-aluminum wheel chocks feature electrostatically-applied, scratch-resistant, yellow enamel finish, which makes them highly visible when installed under truck or trailer tire. They come in medium or heavy duty style, depending on tire size and trailer weight, and include handle and chock sign plate. Undersides have ribs to resist sliding.

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Overhead Crane Stop does not slide on impact.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Overhead Crane Stop does not slide on impact.

Non-Slide Crane Stop is used where conventional crane stop attaching plates interfere with rail hook bolts. Dogs clamp upright wedge to rail and barely drop beneath head of rail for maximum clearance. Upright wedge is available in either straight-edged style for bumper contact, or in curved form to accept particular crane wheel diameter. Crane Stop is suited for cranes traveling at normal...

Read More »
Material Handling & Storage

New Ergonomic High-Visibility Wheel Chock

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois has improved upon its standard railroad wheel chock with the new Ergonomic High-Visibility Wheel Chock. If you have a long line of rail cars, a conventional shorthandle wheel chock may not stick out far enough to be easily seen. the Ergonomic High-Visibility Wheel Chock extends the handle to 48 for greater visibility. The worker stays clear of the rail...

Read More »
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Ergonomic Railroad Warning Sign Holder

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois makes placing or removing a rail-road blue flag" a real piece of cake. The new Magnetic Base Aluiminum Sign Holder utilizes a pair of powerful rare-earth magnets to grip exposed or flush rail. No more bending or stooping to get a clamp around the rail. The worker just plunks the Magnetic Base Holder down on the rail and goes on his way. The new sign...

Read More »
Material Handling & Storage

An Unusual Kind of Railroad Wheel Chock

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois introduces its new Nine Lives" Wheel Wedge for chocking idle rail cars on storage tracks. The molded urethane chock is tough enough to hold a wheel against wind and uneven rails, but soft enough to allow the wheel to be pushed over the wedge when necessary. No need to bend down to remove the chock. A locomotive or Trackmobile can easily push the car wheel...

Read More »
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Higher Quality Trailer Jacks

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois announces a major quality upgrade in its trailer stabilizing jack line. The new jacks feature powder coat yellow safety finish, Zerk fittings for continuous screw thread lubrication and protected side axle sleeves. Aldon's Trailer Jacks also feature replaceable parts. The screw and nut assembly can be removed from the jack column when necessary. The...

Read More »
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Ergonomic Truck Wheel Block

Aldon Company, Inc. of Waukegan, Illinois makes chocking truck and trailer tires safer and easier. The new Walk-In" Wheel Block features a 36" tall handle with sign and an extruded aluminum wheel chock which fits tire diameters from 33" to 38". No more bending or stooping to place or retrieve the chock. The chock handle projects 23" away from the side of tire, so truck driver in his cab can...

Read More »
Derails have lightweight, low-clearance design.
Transportation Industry Products

Derails have lightweight, low-clearance design.

Fabricated from steel for strength, permanent and portable derails are designed to meet OSHA and FRA regulations for spur track protection. Permanent hinged derail stands 3 in. above top of rail and is available in one-way or two-way styles. Lifting lever accessory reduces lifting effort to less than 20 lb. Portable one-way derail stands 2Â-¾ in. above top of rail and weighs 35 lb.

Read More »
Material Handling & Storage

Wheel Chock offers alternative to oak wedges.

Molded in urethane and measuring 10 x 2Â-½ x 3¼ in., Wheel Wedge is designed to chock idle rail cars on storage tracks where cars are not subjected to vibration. When wedge needs to be moved, worker does not have to stoop down to free it from wheel. Instead, rail car can be run over Wedge with no damage and no risk of derailing car. Wedge should not be used for cars being loaded or...

Read More »
Aluminum Wheel Chocks offer high visibility.
Material Handling & Storage

Aluminum Wheel Chocks offer high visibility.

Extruded-aluminum wheel chocks feature electrostatically-applied, scratch-resistant, yellow enamel finish, which makes them highly visible when installed under truck or trailer tire. They come in medium or heavy duty style, depending on tire size and trailer weight, and include handle and chock sign plate. Undersides have ribs to resist sliding.

Read More »
Overhead Crane Stop does not slide on impact.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Overhead Crane Stop does not slide on impact.

Non-Slide Crane Stop is used where conventional crane stop attaching plates interfere with rail hook bolts. Dogs clamp upright wedge to rail and barely drop beneath head of rail for maximum clearance. Upright wedge is available in either straight-edged style for bumper contact, or in curved form to accept particular crane wheel diameter. Crane Stop is suited for cranes traveling at normal...

Read More »

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