FastBrake® Electronic Air Brake

Wabtec Transit Car Products Electronic Air Brake
Wabtec Co Transit Car Products Electronic Air Brake

The latest generation microprocessor based electro-pneumatic braking system providing cost-effective control of the train air braking system. FastBrake® is service-proven in global applications and backed by global service and support.
FastBrake® features two major components, the Pneumatic Operating Unit (POU) and the Handle Controller Unit (HCU).
The POU comprises four subassemblies:

  • Brake Pipe Control Portion (BP)
  • Brake Cylinder Control Portion (BCP)
  • Independent Application and Release (IAR) or Brake Cylinder Equalization (BCE) Portion options
  • Power Supply Unit.

The HCU is:

  • Compatible with all cab design configurations
  • Desktop or side mount handle
  • Standalone option with display in handle unit to support 26L pneumatic replacement applications