K 1270 Rail (16″)

Cutting a rail track takes power, precision and speed. The K 1270 Rail is the market’s most powerful cutter, customised for railways, tram tracks and metro systems.

Output power Weight
5.8 kW 16 kg


  • Easy to start
  • Anti-vibration system
  • Perfect right-angle cuts
  • Cutting from both sides
  • Fast, stable mounting
  • Superior power with low emissions
  • Reduced wear
  • Maintenance-free air filter
  • Active Air Filtration™
  • SmartCarb™
  • Poly-V belt
Anti-vibration system

Reduced vibrations in the cutter handle for more comfort and longer operation periods.


Perfect right-angle cuts

The RA 10 attachment fastens to the track to ensure a perfect right-angle cut.

Cutting from both sides

The RA 10 attachment is included as standard and allows cutting from both sides of the track.

Fast, stable mounting

Fast, stable mounting of the attachment onto the track.



Output power 5.8 kW
Max engine/motor 9,300 rpm
Maximum power speed 8,400 rpm
Cylinders 1
Number of strokes 2-stroke engine
Exhaust emissions (CO2 EU V) 726 g/kWh
Power Source Petrol
Cutting Equipment
Cutting depth (max) 145 mm
Blade diameter (max) 400 mm
Arbor diameter 25.4 mm
Blade thickness (max) 5 mm
Peripheral speed (max) 90 m/s
Coolant Wet
Rail type Vignole rails
Clamp switch No
Weight 16 kg
Product size length 771 mm
Product size width 241 mm
Product size height 476 mm
Head width (max) 85 mm
Sound and noise
Sound power level guaranteed (LWA) 117 dB(A)
Sound pressure level at operations ear 104 dB(A)
Vibrations left/front handle 4.4 m/s²
Vibrations right/rear handle 3.9 m/s²