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  24-FUT Gletscherbus III

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Entering the Mountain Station
Entering the Mountain Station


General information  
Place Hintertux 
resort Snow Card Tirol 
Region Tyrol 
Name of lift Gletscherbus III 
Type 24-FUT 
Lift manufacturer Doppelmayr 
Year of construction 1999 
Commissioning date 31/03/00 

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Drive and guying in one station.

May & June 2012: Major revision. Removal of both gearboxes (sent to the manufacturer), complete overhaul of all 4 motors, new guy cylinder and new disc bearings in the valley station.

New ZETA 20 cabins since the 2021/22 season.

geometric data  
Height of valley station 2600 m
Height of mountain station 3235 m
Vertical rise 635 m
Route distance 1897 m
Horizontal length ?? m
Average incline 37,93 %
Largest incline 89,7 %
Number of pillars 12 Stk
Greatest spanwidth ?? m
Max ground clearance ?? m
Trackwidth drive ?? m
Trackwidth line 4,4 m
Trackwidth return ?? m
Angle of wrap (drive wheel) ?? °
Drive altitude of site ?? m
Maximum capacity 3000 Pers/h
Travel time 5,1 min
Driving speed line 6 m/s
Driving speed station ?? m/s

electrical data  
Electrical control Doppelmayr 
Remote control and telemonitoring system ?? 
Power control system ?? 
Number of drive 4 Stk
Drive power (Start) 1025 kW
Drive power (Operation) 805 kW
Brake power ?? kW
Continuous brake power ?? kW
Driving station Valley station 
Drive type electrical 
Traction of drive electromechanical 
Emergency drive diesel engine 
Traction of emergency drive mechanical 

cabins data  
Grip type DT 108 
Cab manufacturer CWA 
Cab model ZETA 20 
Seating leather 
Seat heater no 
Heater no 
Aircon no 
Persons per cab 24 
Number of cabs 27 Stk
Cab distance 172,8 m
Cab interval 28,8 s
Garage type station circulation 
Garage place valley and mountain 
Garage direction forward 

rope data  
Rope manufacturer Austria Draht 
Length of haul rope 6500 m
Total weight of haul rope 64,8 t
Haul rope diameter 48 mm
Nominal strength of haul rope ?? N/mm²
Breaking strength of rope ?? kN
Tensionstation haulrope Valley station 
Tension type hydraulical (controlled) 
Tension way ?? m

miscellaneous data  
Transport uphill 100 %
Transport downhill 100 %
Drive direction right 
Construction costs ?? ATS
Currency (Construction costs) Austrian schilling 
Construction period 6 months
Seasontime ❄ ☀ all-season 
Evacuation ropeway yes 
Integrated rescue system no 
Rope position control ?? 
Asset number (Trail map) ?? 

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Datas: 19/08/23

49010 visit(s) since 23/11/02
Last visit 05/12/23

Lift-ID: 20
Place-ID: 20