The Reverse-A-Matic™ RM-50 system combines functional value with trailer safety operations. The Reverse-A-Matic™ trailer direction sensing system is a stand alone device that is independent from the cab. The Reverse-A-Matic™ system automatically locks and/or lifts a self-steer or lift axle. The Lift Axle functions meet SPIF regulations for 3 & 4 axle trailers by removing control from the cab. The Reverse-A-Matic™ RM-50 system has a second output, which will turn on backup lights and/or beeper while reversing to add safety and convenience. By activating the back up lights on the trailer you can illuminate the path behind the trailer and warn others of your presence. Features • Turns on the trailer backup lights. • Activates backup alarm system. • Inserts a steer axle's locking pin to secure it for straight operation • Raises the trailer lift axle for easy maneuvering. Optional auxiliary functions: • Activates a dome light inside the trailer. • Chassis lights for night safety
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- Product From Alliance Scale, Inc.
Alliance Scale's IE Series Crane Scales feature a wireless remote control with a 32' range and function keys for power, zero, tare, and hold. They come offered in 100 lbs to 2,000 lbs capacities that can operate up to 50 hours on a single 9 VDC battery. These portable crane scales have a five-digit LCD display and can operate up to 50 hours on a fully charged 9 VDC battery. Suitable for a wide range of weighing applications, they have a sturdy aluminum die cast case, easy to read 1.1" LCD display. They also included a rugged hook and shackle for hanging.
- Product From Carrier Transicold
Carrier Transicold’s Vector 8500 single-temperature hybrid trailer refrigeration unit offers reduced weight, improved fuel economy and greater refrigeration capacity. It features the first fully hermetic electric scroll compressor used in a North American trailer refrigeration unit. The compressor has 70 percent fewer moving parts and is 200 pounds lighter than a traditional reciprocating compressor. The Vector platform’s signature E-Drive all-electric refrigeration technology means refrigeration and heating operations are 100 percent electric, powered over the road by an onboard generator driven by the unit’s diesel engine. Electric standby capability is built-in, allowing haulers to tap into electric power supplies to run the system when parked, providing quiet, emissions-free refrigeration performance that can reduce operating costs by up to 70 percent compared to diesel operations, while conserving fuel for the highway.
- Product From SKF
SKF has refreshed its TFO (Trouble-Free Operation) wheel end maintenance guide (457975) to provide the latest wheel end maintenance practices, detailed instructional materials and exemplary images for achieving successful wheel end maintenance. This updated technical resource covers the SKF heavy duty product line and offers general guidelines and warranties, detailed graphics and instructional materials for disassembly/re-assembly and failure analysis of bearings, hubcaps and seals. Included is a new section with popular interchanges for tapered bearings, half stand bearings, hubcaps and Scotseal wheel seals. Other new features include QR codes with links to instructional YouTube videos for installing the Scotseal PlusXL and Scotseal Classic, and information about SKF technical training trucks, which deliver hands-on training.
- Product From Innovative Products of America (IPA)
The IPA Light Ranger Mobile Universal Trailer Tester (MUTT), No. 9101, tests lights and electric brakes for utility and RV type trailers. The water-resistant and portable design allows users to test a trailer without the tow vehicle. Compatible with 7 spade, 6 round and 4/5 flat pin connection types, it can simulate all electrical circuits while providing industry standard pin configurations and short circuit protection. The tool comes with a rugged, American-made enclosure utilizing a strong carrying handle, external power accessory port and internal battery compartment that fits motorcycle-type batteries.
- Product From Fontaine Trailer Company
Fontaine's Infinity Superior Slide Trailer features independent sliding axles and can be configured as a closed tandem set at the rear, a closed tandem set at the front, a full 10' spread axle, and any combination in between. It gives drivers the ability to change axle settings quickly and easily to accommodate various state regulations. This keeps equipment rolling no matter where it needs to go. It comes constructed of fabricated steel mainbeams and steel crossbracing, aluminum floor and rear skirt, and a RASR routed aluminum side rail.
- Product From Ken-Tool
The Ken-Tool 30600 Professional Super Single Axle Drain Pan solves a problem of gear oil and grease drips and leaks on wheels and tires, and shop floors when servicing the drive and non-driven axles on trucks and trailers.
- Product From American Force Wheels
American Force Wheels' Heavy Duty Dually Wheel comes in three sizes and two lug fitment configurations. This made in the U.S.A. rim has a 6061 forged aluminum composition and uses other high-quality materials. Coming in 22", 19.5" and 19" fitments in either a 10- or 8-lug configurations, thiswheel's heavy duty application allows for pairing with commercial-grade semi-truck tires, a combination that provides for longer tire life and increased load-carrying and towing capacity. The rim also has a mirror polish finish and carries a lifetime warranty.
- Product From TRP Parts
Made with a unique fabric material, TRP Air Springs have a higher burst rate for longer life, according to the company. The volcanized material is chemically formulated to withstand ozone effects and resist cracking and splitting. Optimized wall thickness provides better fatigue life, while still offering a lightweight air spring. Available for all makes and applications of trucks and trailers, TRP Air Springs are 100-percent leak-tested.
- Product From Temper Axle Products Corporation
Temper Axle Products Temper-Loc premium axle spindle nuts offer precision for single nut locking of wheel end adjustments and are now available in national distribution. Locking is assured with positive engagement of the spindle keyway with an easy-to-install fingertip control retainer and three EasyView tabs that permit visual confirmation of security of proper installation. With Temper-Loc spindle nuts, technicians use Doctor Preload bearing adjustment tools to set bearings to industry standard light preload settings. Elimination of endplay creates optimal performance of all wheel end components and reduces maintenance costs. Made in U.S.A.
- Product From Spectra Products Inc.
The Spectra Products Hub Alert heat sensing label is an inexpensive product alerting maintenance staff to overheating wheel-ends. The Hub Alert label has a hermetically sealed heat sensor that turns black at 250 degrees F, indicating the need for a detailed inspection of the wheel end. The high-tech label adhesive keeps Hub Alert on plastic, aluminum and steel surfaces in extreme cold and hot temperatures and resists high-pressure water spraying. Hub Alert is preventative medicine for overheating brakes, bearings and related issues. Hub Alert provides an alert to the second most common cause of wheel separation, bearing failure.