EasyCover—Aero Industries’ best-selling, most versatile front-to-back dump truck tarp system—features the strongest spring and arms in the industry, providing consistent, quality performance and unsurpassed durability. Engineered and manufactured to Aero’s industry-leading standards, EasyCover is available in a variety of electric or manual models and features a variety of customizable options, including adjustable aluminum or steel arms, asphalt grade or mesh tarp types, and five different spring options to fit each trucking need. EasyCover incorporates an adjustable wind deflector and tarp housing designed to reduce drag and extend your tarp’s life. EasyCover is the perfect complement for your truck or trailer.
Godwin Manufacturing introduces an all-new central hydraulic system based on a combined tank/valve concept. It is meant to be an entry level electric over hydraulic system. It has an open loop controller for spreader/liquid and dump, plow, and tarp outputs. It also has active and passive safety systems and is field programmable. No laptop needed, just simple common tools for repairs. The valve is a proven zinc-plated cast iron sectional type with unparalleled performance and ease of maintenance. A standard 30-gallon reservoir—40-gallon optional—with tank top filter rounds out the package.
HPT-B2 “Tub” Body
DuraClass introduces the HPT-B2 as part of its newly improved HPT “Tub” Body Line. The HPT-B2 features an open fender design, which decreases the possible areas for rust and decreases the overall body weight. The body comes in 10 ft and 11 ft lengths in 3/16-inch AR400 carbon steel and 14 ft to 18 ft lengths in 3/16-inch Hi-Tensile carbon steel. The HPT-B2 also has an option for stainless steel. Additionally, a semi-elliptical body using high tensile steels, crossmemberless understructure, and a body sidewall without extra bracing allows for an exceptional payload-to-weight ratio.
LMF-12 Two Post Lift for Work Trucks
Mohawk’s LMF-12 is a clear floor, above ground lift capable of raising cars and light trucks up to 12,000 lbs. The model uses a twin cylinder direct drive design without chains or cables. With a 25-year structural and 10-year mechanical warranty, the LMF-12 features adjustable height overhead hydraulic lines (optional underground lines) and Mohawk’s all-position mechanical and hydraulic safeties. The LMF-12 also comes with 5-inch, 7.5-inch, and 10-inch frame adaptors as standard equipment and features the Mohawk patented hydraulic equalization system. All Mohawk lifts are designed, welded, and manufactured in the US.
Rubber Torsion Flex-Hitch
Gen-Y Industries, makers of the popular Gen-Y Hitch line of all-in-one hitch systems, introduces the new Rubber Torsion Flex-Hitch with 2-inch receiver drop/raise. The flex-hitch features the following specs: heavy-duty torsion rubber cords; solid steel 2-inch shank; decreased maintenance; built-in mechanical tongue weight scale; 16,000-lb towing; 1,700-lb tongue weight; drop/raise up to 5 inches with a total adjustability of 7.5 inches; reduced trailer, content, and driver fatigue; eliminates most all surging, bucking, and chucking; increases life of tires, transmissions, and vehicle electronics.
Expanded 233 Steerable Liftable Series
Ridewell adds 8K and 10K versions to its 233 Series of steerable liftable suspensions, which now features a full range of capacities consisting of 8K, 10K, 13K, and 20K models. New suspensions feature the 233 Series 5-year warranty and are assembled with Huck fasteners for reduced maintenance. The dual draw key king pin design provides greater strength at the critical steer knuckle connection. Fully cast axle ends and an industry standard tie rod further improve performance and reduce operating cost.
MODERN WORKTRUCK SOLUTIONS: JANUARY 2016 ISSUE
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