Brakes

ConMet’s brake drum

December 18, 2014

ConMet’s TruCast brake drum, based on the company’s TruTurn and CastLite brake drum technologies, is balanced for vibration-free operation and is designed to ensure optimum braking performance for heavy-duty truck and trailer applications. The 16.5-by-8.625-inch ...

Watson & Chalin’s heavy-duty suspension

October 27, 2014

Watson & Chalin’s SL13K-1190 suspension with air disc brakes is suited for dump, mixer, refuse and heavy-haul applications and is designed with sufficient clearance to facilitate faster installation, proper torqued fasteners and the ability to ...

Ridewell’s steerable auxiliary suspension system

October 23, 2014

Ridewell’s expanded RSS-233 product line now includes a 20K steerable auxiliary suspension system designed to reduce weight without sacrificing durability. The 20,000-pound-capacity system features a compact mounting envelope, an adjustable frame width to help simplify ...

Stemco’s severe service brake drums

September 02, 2014

Stemco’s CentriFuse HD brake drums for severe service applications are designed for both on- and off-highway use, including logging, concrete, dump and refuse hauling. The drums feature the company’s proprietary alloy braking surface and steel ...

Webb Wheel’s redesigned trailer hub

July 30, 2014

Webb Wheel OEM has redesigned its 25,000-pound axle-rated TN trailer hub to make it weigh 3½ pounds less and to help simplify brake drum installation. A scalloped flange help reduce the overall weight, and by ...

Webb Wheel Aftermarket’s brake drum

April 14, 2014

Webb Wheel Aftermarket’s Vortex Unlimited brake drum features the company’s wear indicators and Cool Running Technology vents designed to conduct heat away from brakes and increase airflow to facilitate cooler operating temperatures, improved braking performance ...

Meritor’s enhanced brakes

March 07, 2014

Meritor has renamed and enhanced two braking products to help customers better identify them while improving their total cost of ownership. Meritor’s QPlus drum brakes now are named Q+ and have been enhanced for upgraded ...

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