Trailers

Ridewell’s trailer suspension

September 05, 2014

Ridewell’s RSS-233 series of 13,200-pound-capacity trailer suspensions are designed for reduced weight and have a compact mounting envelope to help simplify installation. The steerable, liftable suspensions have a dual-draw key kingpin design to help extend ...

SmartTruck’s trailer aero system

August 22, 2014

SmartTruck’s TopKit system consists of an Aero Rain Guard component that runs along the trailer’s top-rear edge and features two side fairing components on the side-rear edges. The system is about one inch thick, weighs ...

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 ...

Morgan’s truck body electric reefer system

June 05, 2014

Refrigerated truck body maker Morgan partnered with Dole Refrigeration for its Cold Plate system, which is powered electrically for more fuel-efficient and environmentally-friendly refrigeration. Morgan Corp., www.morgancorp.com

Fontaine’s fifth wheel camera system

April 28, 2014

Fontaine Fifth Wheel is developing a new patent-pending camera system that will make it easier for truck drivers to properly couple and uncouple trailers. The Dual Assist Camera System features two video cameras that work ...

Sliding axle flatbed trailer

September 10, 2013

Fontaine Trailer’s Infinity Superior Slide flatbed 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-foot spread axle ...

Cradle system coil hauler

September 10, 2013

Transcraft’s Coil Hauler uses a bolt-together rubber-lined cradle system with a total payload capacity of 90,000 pounds, making the trailer capable of transporting metal coils up to 80 inches wide while helping to protect freight ...

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