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Freightliner’s Argosy Standard Twins Coach

COE-BASED LUXURY TRACTOR
The Freightliner Argosy Standard Twins Coach, based on the Argosy cabover, includes a multi-level floor plan, stainless chef’s galley, leather furnishings, a home theater system, granite countertops, deluxe hardwood cabinetry and touch-screen controls.
TWINS CUSTOM COACHES
www.twinscustomcoaches.com
(714) 420-2286


SWINGER GLADHAND
The low-profile, compact Swinger Gladhand is designed for intermodal fleets and those pulling piggyback trailers. It follows the tractor to prevent accidental disconnects and kinking air lines. When disconnected, it closes to prevent contaminants from entering the air system. The upper portion of the gladhand rotates 180 degrees on a durable nylon glide ring, while the lower portion remains still.
PHILLIPS INDUSTRIES
www.phillipsind.com
(800) 423-4512


SIDE VIEW CAMERA
ASA Electronics’ compact and aerodynamic Voyager side vision cameras eliminate blind spots on one or both sides of a heavy truck when paired with one of ASA’s Voyager LCD observation monitors. Designed to give maximum visibility while on the road, the cameras consist of a high-resolution, cylindrical lens enclosed in a durable, impact-resistant plastic housing.
ASA ELECTRONICS
www.asaelectronics.com


TURBO FOR CAT 3406E
BorgWarner Turbo and Emissions Systems’ S410G turbo, designed for the 475- to 550-hp Caterpillar 3406E, features extended-tip compressor wheel technology for improved airflow and higher pressure ratios. It encompasses the latest in turbine side design, including improved spool characteristics. The new turbo is a direct replacement, requires no modifications and is covered by a 12-month, 100,000-mile service or replacement warranty.
BORGWARNER
www.borgwarner.com
(248) 754-9200


SAFETY ROCKER SWITCH
Cole Hersee’s 58336 rocker switch automatically locks in the off position, requiring a slider to be actuated before it can be turned back on. Designed for applications that require additional safety precautions, the switch’s orange actuator allows instant determination of locking status. The weather-resistant switch provides single-pole, single-throw, on-off configuration.
COLE HERSEE
www.colehersee.com
(617) 268-2100


AUTOMATIC HOOD CONTROLS
The HoodXpress line of automatic truck hood-control products is now available for the International 9900, Mack CH Series, Western Star 4964 FX/4900 FA/EX Series, and Freightliner’s pre-2003 Classic and XL models. HoodXpress allows access under the hood with the touch of a key fob.
LITENS AUTOMOTIVE GROUP
www.hoodxpress.com
(800) 726-2636


LIGHTER TRUCK TARP
The Shelter-Lite truck tarp uses a fabric 28 percent lighter than an average 18-ounce lumber tarp, yet has the durability of a much heavier fabric. The nylon base allows for greater flexibility in cold temperatures.
SEAMAN CORP.
www.seamancorp.com
(800) 927-8578


SIMPLE HUB COVER
Alcoa Wheel Products’ hub cover combines 11 parts into one for quick installation. It has a highly reflective finish, a two-year warranty and patented on-off removal for lubing and inspection.
ALCOA WHEELS
www.alcoawheels.com
(800) 242-9898


SPOT THOSE REFRIGERANT LEAKS
Spectronics’ portable fluorescent leak detector, Optimax, makes pinpointing small refrigerant leaks easier. The cordless device features a rechargeable nickel metal hydride battery that provides more than six hours of operation between charges. The detector includes an AC battery charger and fluorescence-enhancing glasses.
SPECTRONICS
www.spectroline.com
(800) 274-8888


FUEL TANK LOCK
This product locks from inside the tank, using a high-tech key system.
ROBOND
www.robond.com
(819) 347-3133

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