Equipment News

Sleeper mattresses

The 7-in. thick innerspring mattress has a three-layer quilted design to prevent tearing and limits horizontal motion. It has a straight-cut foam topper on the top and bottom of the mattress to provide added comfort. The 5-in. thick high-density foam mattress offers full body support from its design, the company says. Both mattresses are available in seven sizes and come in a tight-roll package that allows them to be transported. TRP Aftermarket Parts, www.trpparts.com, (425) 392-2611

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Composite air fittings

The push-to-connect composite air fittings are available in union, tee and elbow configurations and are sized to fit dimensions standard in the trucking industry. The company says the fittings are 24 percent to 33 percent lighter than brass fittings and require no special tools. Phillips Industires, www.phillipsind.com

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Universal computer cradle

The Notepad V features flanged side clips, keyed lock chassis, gusseted rear support brackets and a level clamping surface to keep laptops safe during rough rides, the company says.

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Ice grip

The epoxy-based coating is designed to prevent chunks of ice from sliding off of the trailer and hitting cars behind it, the company says.

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