Schaefer specializes in design and manufacture of highly rugged power supplies and power conversion systems used in applications requiring high reliability under severe ambient conditions.
Schaefer’s complete line of state-of-the-art, high efficiency, wide temperature range power conversion products include: AC/DC & DC/DC Converters (50W – 40 kW+) DC/AC Inverters (200VA – 30 kVA) Battery chargers (150W – 40 kW+) Step-up Converters (50W – 22 kW).
All products are designed to meet the needs of light & heavy rail applications. Custom and modified designs, tailored to the customer's specific requirements are easily handled, often with little or no NRE.
EnerDel designs builds and manufactures lithium-ion energy storage solutions and battery systems with a focus on heavy-duty transportation, on- and off-grid electrical, mass transit, and task-oriented applications. EnerDel was the first in the U.S. to mount a commercial-scale production of... Read More
Kold Ban International (KBi) manufactures advanced Cold Weather Starting Aids. Our Cold Weather Starting Aids have been developed through 33 years of ongoing cold cell testing and field experience worldwide.
Schaefer's LVPS accepts a 37.5VDC input and can provide from 8kW to 40kW of total output power. Units operate over a wide temperature range and feature transient undervoltage and overvoltage protection. The LVPS works with existing or self-contained system cooling. AC/DC and DC/DC designs... Read more
The MHVC250 design features a wide input range of 420VDC to 975VDC which converts voltage from the third rail to 24VDC for supplying points, signal lamps and electronic monitoring. The MHVC250 can also be used as a self-starting module for trams or trolleys with discharged batteries, avoiding... Read more