Tires and wheels

TST’s TPMS display monitor

TST’s Full Color Wide Screen Display is designed to monitor tire pressures and temperatures and is engineered to be used with all existing sensors. It can manage a psi range from 0 to 214 and report tire pressures while the truck is stationary or in motion. The display uses audio and visual alerts to notify the driver of a problem, and an autosensing feature allows the monitor to be adjusted for the load being hauled. Truck ...

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Double Coin/CMA RR706 tire gets three new sizes

Double Coin and CMA has added three new tire sizes to the RR706 product line: 11R22.5/16, 11R24.5/16 and 12R24.5/16. The RR706 is an all-position mixed-service truck tire engineered with advanced compounds and ultra-durable casings and is designed for the construction, waste and refuse industry in heavy applications and high-scrub environments. The tire is built with a rugged tread design for added on- and off-road traction, and its casing construction helps enhance performance and retreadability, while a chip-/cut-resistant ...

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Vehicle Inspection Systems’ orange buff wheels

VIS’ Polish Robotic Wheel Polisher now is available with orange buff wheels designed for improved polishing during shine cycles. The company also now offers high-speed cut bars that work with its updated high-speed polishing software. Vehicle Inspection Systems, www.everythingpolish.com

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Bridgestone America’s ultra-wide-base tires

Bridgestone America’s latest ultra-wide-base tires, the Greatec M835A Ecopia tire for the drive position and the Greatec R197 Ecopia tire for the trailer position, are designed for use on tandem-axle applications in long-haul service. The tires have a high-rigidity tread pattern to help enhance tread life, overall even wear and low rolling resistance; an optimized shoulder design for even wear balance across the tire footprint; Bridgestone America’s proprietary NanoPro-Tech compound to help limit energy loss ...

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TSE Brakes’ UltraLife Plus line

TSE Brakes’ UltraLife Plus line features the company’s proprietary TSE All-N-One integrated pressure plate and diaphragm assembly engineered to eliminate plate shifting and increase power spring and diaphragm life, as well as TSE’s proprietary Sealed When It Counts technology with housing drain holes located to help prevent ingress of water and contaminants when driving and provide air ventilation and drainage when parked. The spring design provides the required output force while lowering spring stress for ...

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Oliver Rubber’s wide-base drive-axle retread

Oliver Rubber’s SmartWay-verified Ultra Low Profile Vantage Drive is a wide-base drive-axle retread suited for 18-wheel tractor-trailers in line-haul and regional applications. The retread uses the company’s VDI Plus tread feature designed to resist stone retention and road debris and help enforce any pull-point schedule. The retread is pressed with Oliver’s proprietary compound engineered to deliver added traction, wear and low rolling resistance. It is available in a 390 width. Oliver Rubber Co., www.oliverrubber.com

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Minimizer’s flaps for trucks, trailers

Minimizer’s Fast Flaps, initially available for vocational trucks, now can accommodate all major truck and trailer applications. The Fast Flap Mounting Bracket attaches to the frame, thanks to multiple slotted holes designed to fit most patterns commonly found on trucks and trailers. The bracket is manufactured with carbon steel and is powder-coated black, and the holes on the bracket arm are predrilled to facilitate quick and easy Fast Flap attachment. Minimizer, www.minimizer.com

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