New Products

Truckers News Staff | November 01, 2010

In-Cab Scale Display

Readings from the LoadMaxx series of truck and tractor scales can be viewed with the in-cab, 1.8-inch by 3.3-inch display screen that mounts to flat surfaces with permanent adhesive tape or utilizes a swivel mount. The LoadMaxx converts tractor and trailer suspension loads to an on-the ground weight using digital two-point calibration. A round display screen is also available.


(888) 459-3247

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Toughbook handheld computer

The Toughbook U1 Ultra is a portable handheld device that is tested to withstand collisions and operates on a full Windows system. Designed for highly mobile jobs, the U1 Ultra has improved sunlight display and options for a 29-key numeric keypad, GPS, barcode reader, camera and mobile broadband. It provides remote access to information and applications in real time.


(800) 405-0652

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Power take-off option

Kenworth’s front engine power take-off option is available in the company’s T800 model. The unit is made for use in applications that require a power take-off for snowplow, dump, mixer, refuse, crane or other application. The PTO’s configuration offers a front-frame extension for applications that require front-mounted equipment. The device is used with a new hood design to provide room for equipment options.


(425) 828-5000

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Sliding axle spring kit

The sliding axle spring kit holds hoses in place to allow for easier hose and cable replacement, the company says. The kit has a scissor design and includes the company’s Qwik-Snap holders, which can stay connected at more than 80 pounds of pull force. The kit’s springs hold air lines and are made of pre-galvanized, hard-drawn wire for recoil memory.

Phillips Industries

(800) 423-4512

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