Draft Gears

DrawGuard™ FT

The DrawGuard™ FT drawbar gear provides the highest level of performance in drawbar connected car applications, combining high-energy absorption characteristics with lightweight and rugged reliability. With it's exclusive TecsPak® elastomer spring package, rigid steel housing and advanced friction mechanism design, the Miner DrawGuard™ FT delivers the ultimate in weight savings and slack reduction.

Performance Features
  • Rigid steel housing absolutely limits travel to one inch
  • Miner's exclusive TecsPak® elastomer spring technology
  • Smooth-acting friction mechanism amplifies resistance compression with capabilities exceeding 500,000 lbs.
  • High energy absorption
  • Housing liners enable economical reconditioning
  • Fits standard 24 5/8" draft pocket
  • Lightest available drawbar gear at only 285 pounds