Automated Brake Tester

New for 2021! Our latest high-specification ATL roller brake testers have been developed to meet the latest DVSA regulations for connected MOT testing with quick and accurate results.
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Crypton's Automated Brake Testers have an integrated weighing system that automatically calculates the braking efficiency of a vehicle. It is designed with a high resistant and high grip epoxy coating for maximum tyre protection and a coefficient similar to the road surface for accurate results.

Available in class 4 (RBT240) and class 7 (RBT270), our roller brake testers have a galvanized frame which ensures a good resistance to corrosion in aggressive garage environments.

Its aluminium rollers are 3-times lighter than steel rollers, making them easier to handle and they do not oxidize. Their durable Epoxy coating guarantees performances and accurate measurements whatever the weather.

Thanks to its relatively small size, it will fit into the majority of existing civil works. Its interface is simple and easy to use, a moveable control cabinet and a remote control with the option of integration to the full emissions tester.

The ATL software guides the user through the measurement process. The use of the remote control provides even greater ease of use.
Description

Features

  • Connected Equipment - input vehicle data directly from the DVSA MOT Testing Service (MTS) system to the brake tester programme. Once the test is complete, results are transmitted back to the MTS automatically.
  • Integrated weighing system automatically calculates brake efficiency
  • Galvanised steel roller chassis and hinged cover plates for a professional, robust and long life finish
  • Durable Epoxy coating guarantees performance & accurate measurements.  whatever the weather. 
  • Operated by a remote control via the control centre (option to add petrol and/or diesel emissions tester).  The control centre includes a Windows 10 PC, keyboard and mouse with a dust/grease cover, printer and 23" coloured screen
  • Requires a stable internet connection (not supplied) to the control centre.
  • 4-wheel drive as standard
  • Optional motorcycle adapters

Technical Specifications

 RBT240 Class IVRBT270 Class VII
Specifications of the Brake Tester  
Dimensions 2,325 x 650 x 275mm 2,925 x 690 x 300mm
Maximum axle weight 4,000kg 4,000kg
Motors 4Kw 4kW
Measuring range 0-750 daN 0-900daN
Test speed 5km/h 5km/h
Roller surface Lightweight aluminium with high resistant and high grip epoxy coating
Width of axle to be tested 800 - 2,200mm 800 - 2,800mm
Electrical connection 3 phase 400/50 V/Hz 3 phase 400/50 V/Hz
Maximum distance between roller set and control box 12m 12m
Maximum distance between control box and PC cabinet 15m 15m

Manuals

ManualsDownload
Automated Brake Tester -2020 (CBT041-CBT070) - Manual
Automated Brake Tester 2021+ (RBT240-RBT270) - Manual

Product Codes

ProductDescription
RBT240-C-EN000 Class IV Brake Tester
  With weighing and ATL software. Complete with Control Centre (mobile cabinet, PC, flat screen & A4 printer)
RBT270-C-EN000 Class VII Brake Tester
  With weighing and ATL software. Complete with Control Center (mobile cabinet, PC, flat screen & A4 printer)
RBT240-C-EN001 Class IV Brake Tester Module
  With weighing & ATL software for connecting to existing Combined Emissions Analysers (PC evaluation required).
RBT270-C-EN001 Class VII Brake Tester Module
  With weighing & ATL software for connecting to existing Combined Emissions Analyser products (PC evaluation required).
RBT240-C-EN570 Class IV Brake & Emissions Tester
  With weighing and ATL software. Complete with Cabled Emissions Analyser (smoke & gas), mobile cabinet, PC, flat screen & A4 printer
RBT240-B-EN570 Class IV Brake & Emissions Tester
  With weighing & ATL software. Complete with Wireless Emissions Analyser (smoke & gas), mobile cabinet, PC, flat screen & A4 printer
RBT270-C-EN570 Class VII Roller Brake Tester
  With weighing & ATL software. Complete with Cabled Emissions Analyser (smoke & gas), mobile cabinet, PC, flat screen & A4 printer
RBT270-B-EN570 Class VII Roller Brake Tester
  With weighing & ATL software. Complete with Wireless Emissions Analyser (smoke & gas), mobile cabinet, PC, flat screen & A4 printer
ProductDescription
Brake Tester options
A2C9654950000 Motorcycle Kit (for Class IV BT)
  Add on kit to allow brake testing of motorcycles on the CTL (fitting extra)
A2C8800070000 Motorcycle Kit (for Class VII BT)
  Add on kit to allow brake testing of motorcycles on the CTL (fitting extra)
A2C8845500000 4 x 4 Kit
  Add on kit to allow brake testing of 4 x 4 vehicles on the CTL (fitting extra)
A2C9550510000 Class IV Brake Tester Enclosure (CBT041)
  For quick and accurate ATL brake tester installations
A2C8799890000 Class VII Brake Tester Enclosure
2910002343300 40" HD TV
   

Spare Parts

 brake tester spares exploded diagram

ItemSparePart No.Continental No.Description
1   Table 1   Driven Roller
2   Table 1   Slave Roller
3 < 1684730029A 2910002166900 Roller Chain
4 < 1684730029A   Sensing Roller (3rd Roller)
5 * 1682140009A   Swivel Head
6 * 1687224885A A2C8845850000 Inductive Pulse Generator
7 * 1687032043A A2C8939100000 Gas Spring
8   1682140010A   Swivel Head
9   1682140011A   Swivel Head
10 * Table 1   Force Cell
11 * Table 1   Gear Motor (Right)
12 * Table 1   Gear Motor (Left)
13 * 1685100376A A2C8852840000 Terminal Box (Pit Board) - Small
14 < 1680900014A   Bearing 35mm
15 < 1680900015A   Bearing 40mm
16   1682300043A   Parallel Key
17   1685519906A   Side Guard Plate
18   1685519905A   Centre Guard Plate
19 +     Weight Cell*
20 + 1681440076A   Base Plate
21 + 1680020024A   Pressure Plate
22 + 1680020025A   Thrust Member
23   1685519941A   Guard Plate
24   1687033025A   Frame for sensing Roller (Right)
25 * 1687033026A   Frame for sensor Roller (Left)
26   1681332243A   Holding Plate (Right)
27   1681332244A   Holding Plate (Left)
28   1683349018A   Cage Nut
29 + 1683349019A   Cage Nut
30 * Table 1   Torque Lever (Torsion Arm)
31   1681332253A   Angle Holding Bracket
 CBT040CBT041CBT070
3.5Kw X X  
5.5Kw     X
Driven Roller A2C8854070000 / 1987009B52 1987009D4HA 257BSA08053
Slave Roller 1987009B51 1987009D4GA 257BSA08003
Force Cell A2C8818280000 / 1687224886A   1987009D2A / A2C8944400000
Motor Left A2C8904760000 1687220726N 1987009D27
Motor right 2910002114200 1687220725A 1987009D27
Torque Lever (Torision Arm) 1688006136-1   257BSA05028

 control box brake tester

ItemSparePart No.Continental No.Description
1 * 1987009EP0A A2C8900680000 EP0 Board Assembly
2 * A1Z0020A   Connecting Cable RS232 to PC
3   A1Z0002A   Connecting cable IR receiver
4   1987009EP9A A2C8913360000 Printed board assembly IR receiver
5 * 1681091027A   Fused Terminal
6 * 1904522736A   Fuse Link F1 (1amp)
7 * 1904522750A   Fuse Link F3 (6.3amp)
8 * A1Z5003A   Transformer
9 * 1987009C71A   Contactor (4.5kw)
10 * 1987009C4RA   Auxilary Switch
11   1987009Y2BA   Battery
13   1987009EA1A   Sensor Adapter
14 + 1687200630A   Main Switch
15 + 1987009BV9A   Push Button
16 + 1987009V78A   Control Element
 F1F2F3F4F5F6
Amperage T1A T1A T6.3A T6.3A T4A M2A
Voltage Rating 250V AC 250V AC 250V AC 250V AC 250V AC 250V AC
Type Fuse link 5x20mm Fuse link 5x20mm Fuse link 5x20mm Fuse link 5x20mm Fuse link 5x20mm Fuse link 5x20mm
Location Cabinet       Transformer T1 CPU Board A1
Description Primary fuse to protect the transformer Primary fuse/230V without N Pocket socket Pocket socket / 230V without N Primary fuse to protect the transformer Protection for CPU board
Part 1904522736 1904522736 1904522750 1904522750 1987009Y1B 990302

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FAQs

Brake Tester:

Yes, our class 4 and class 7 brake testers have been approved as connected equipment by DVSA. We are a founding member of the GEA and therefore work closely with the DVSA to ensure our products keep up with the latest regulations.

Software

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Brake Tester SoftwareDownload
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Testimonials

crypton 2 post lift testimonial by k&s

"Excellent install of Crypton Class 4 MOT bay with motorcycle upgrade and 2 X two post ramps."

- Anonymous, Gloucester

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