Trailers

Sure Shim’s pigtail plug receptacle/safety shim

Sure Shim’s pigtail plug/receptacle safety shims are made of a proprietary blend of polypropylene with additives for protection from UV rays, corrosives and extreme cold temperatures down to – 25 degrees below zero. The sleeve shim slides over the pigtail plug, and when the pigtail is plugged into its receptacle, the shim is designed to seat firmly for a solid connection without any movement, eliminating flickering lights while traveling and prong wear. Because ABS lights ...

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Phillips’ spiral wrap assemblies

Phillips’ Spiral Wrap products are suited for replacing old or making new combination air and electrical assemblies for the company’s 3-In-1 and 4-In-1 packages that combine straight air and electrical cables and are designed to keep cables organized and shielded from damage. For one-time do-it-yourself installations, Phillips offers a spiral wrap with a 1 3/8-inch inner diameter in pre-cut lengths of eight and 10 feet, and mini pre-cut spiral wraps also are available to provide ...

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Fontaine’s lightweight fifth wheel assembly

Fontaine’s 6NWB steel fifth wheel assembly features the company’s lightweight Fontaine NWB sliding bracket mounted with its lightweight 6000 No-Slack top plate with a lock engineered to self-adjust automatically to trailer kingpin variances to facilitate a smoother ride and longer component life. The 6NWB is rated at 50,000 pounds of vertical load with a drawbar pull rating of 150,000 pounds. Parts are interchangeable with older models. Fontaine Fifth Wheel, www.fifthwheel.com

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Anytrek’s ThermoTrack digital tanker thermometer

Anytrek Corp. announced ThermoTrack, an online digital tanker thermometer designed to help fleets comply with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Food Safety Modernization Act. ThermoTrack includes a GPS tracker and a 4G/LTE modem and provides hourly updates on road tanker cargo temperatures and location. Designed to be a screw-in replacement for existing analogue tanker thermometers, ThermoTrack is self-contained and can run on its internal batteries for up to 12 months, with reporting every 60 minutes to ...

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Carrier Transicold’s box truck-van reefer unit

Carrier Transicold’s 35X direct-drive unit provides refrigeration for perishable and frozen cargoes for small- to medium-sized box trucks and large delivery vans in the 12- to 14-foot range. The unit provides refrigeration capacity of 10,500 Btus at 35 degrees Fahrenheit (100 F ambient). It includes an exterior-mounted condenser unit, a compressor that mounts to the truck engine and a narrow-profile SlimLine evaporator that fits tightly to the ceiling of the cargo area, helping to maximize ...

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eNow’s solar-powered TRU

eNow’s Rayfrigeration zero-emissions commercial-use transport refrigeration unit is designed to support medium-temperature refrigeration applications. The TRU system employs two forms of energy storage: eutectic medium cold plates and a high-capacity auxiliary battery system. The cold plates and auxiliary batteries initially are charged from utility power delivered to the vehicle when plugged in overnight. When the truck is operated on a delivery route, power is provided by the company’s solar photovoltaic panels mounted on the truck’s ...

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National Fleet Products’ loading ramps

National Fleet Products’ WM System Loading Ramps are designed as a low-cost maintenance-free alternative to hydraulic liftgates and are suitable for a wide array of vehicle applications, including vans, box trucks, service and delivery vehicles and Class 8 trailers. The ramps are engineered to stow vertically inside rear- and side-access doors and take up approximately 8.5 inches of depth when folded and locked. With their built-in spring-assist feature and side handles, they require about 20 ...

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