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Kurwald Mountain Railway
Römerstraße 1
56130 Bad Ems
Telefon 02603/973-0
Fax 02603/973-100
Mobil 0171/9708694
kwb@staatsbad-badems.de

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Technical data

kurwaldbahn


System:


Cable railway with two passenger cabins, operating as oncoming shuttle service.

Difference in elevation: 132 meters

Maximum acclivity: 78% = 38°

Speed:
~15 km/h (max. 4m/s)

Capacity: 25 persons/cabin

Track: Rail on a  steel structure, resting upon 21 basements. Halfway the two cabins pass one another  via turnouts.

Engine:
Electric motor 80 kW

Manufacturer: PHB Weserhütte AG, D/Cologne
Garaventa AG, CH/Thun