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    International makes Fusion standard

    February 13, 2019 1:51PM by johng@newcom.ca

    International Truck is now offering Bendix Wingman Fusion as standard equipment on all its on-highway tractors, including the LoneStar, LT Series, and RH Series. The system has been an option since 2015. Bendix Wingman Fusion integrates radar, cameras, and vehicle

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    Phillips electrical assembly for liftgates

    February 12, 2019 1:34PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Phillips Industries’ Weather-Tite M2 liftgate electrical assembly features a dual-pole plug connection that’s designed to resist corrosion and is interchangeable with any standard J3082 liftgate dual pole socket. Corrosion at a coupled liftgate connection can slow down or block the charge

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    Fender bracket kit for Watson Chalin axle

    January 31, 2019 4:16PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Minimizer has a new steerable axle fender bracket kit for those with a Watson Chalin SL20K-2065 axle. The axle design itself is fairly new, but Minimizer said it was already receiving requests for a kit that would work. The new

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    Wabco remans trailer ABS, steering gears

    January 31, 2019 3:00PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Wabco has introduced remanufactured versions of its Easy-Stop trailer ABS systems, as well as steering gears. The ABS is available in one- and two-modulator configurations with the options that will help keep wheels from locking up, and avoiding excessive tire

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    Meritor expands Euclid suspension portfolio

    January 31, 2019 2:21PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Meritor has expanded the OEM suspension portfolio through its Euclid brand, including more than 1,450 parts that cover multiple applications. Included in the product mix are more than 350 parts for Hutch suspensions, more than 550 parts covering Hendrickson truck,

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    ReadySet, no ream required with king pin kits

    January 31, 2019 2:18PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Meritor’s ReadySet No-Ream King Pin Kits have been launched through www.MeritorPartsXpress.com to make it easier to find a pin kit for major axle applications. Through the launch the company now offers a full portfolio covering multiple pin diameters and lengths.

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    WABCO offers retrofit safety systems

    January 31, 2019 2:12PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Wabco is ensuring advanced safety systems are not limited to the newest equipment off an assembly line. OnSide and OnGuardActive systems are now both available as retrofit kits, introducing collision-mitigation technology onto existing trucks. OnSide Blind Spot Detection uses radar

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    Pintle hook design delivers the strength

    January 31, 2019 2:07PM by johng@newcom.ca

    When it comes to a pintle hook, much of the strength comes through the choice of materials. SAF-Holland’s new PH-405 pintle hook features an austenitic manganese steel body that supports wear resistance. It “work hardens” at the contact surfaces with

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    Mirror, camera integrated into single unit

    January 31, 2019 2:00PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Velvac’s LaneOptics Mirror Cam integrates a color camera to help enhance visibility in traditional blind spots. The 50-square-inch mirror incorporates the camera in the upper corner, delivering a 73.7-degree field of view. The lens is also pre-positioned. Once the mirror

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    Roll cabs of a different color

    January 24, 2019 3:00PM by johng@newcom.ca

    If you’re looking to add some style to your storage, Snap-on’s KERP682AO 68-inch, 12-drawer EPIQ Series Roll Cabs and KMP1022 54-inch 11-drawer Masters Series Roll Cabs are now available in matte green and orange. Each cabinet features a customizable SpeeDrawer

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    Snap-on’s heavy-duty parts washer

    January 24, 2019 2:53PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Snap-on’s PBC58 heavy-duty automatic parts washer is designed to clean everything from fasteners to diesel engine blocks and cylinder heads. The washer itself can accommodate loads weighing up to 1,000 lb., while the cleaning cycles can last up to 60

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    Crown expands forklift lineup

    January 24, 2019 9:46AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Crown Equipment is expanding its lineup of counterbalance forklifts with the Crown C-G Series and C-D Series – internal combustion forklifts with pneumatic tires, delivering capacities of 8,000 to 20,000 lb. Power comes courtesy of a 4.3-liter V6 liquefied propane

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    Jost fifth wheel is Peterbilt’s first choice

    January 22, 2019 9:19AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Peterbilt Model 579 trucks will now come standard with Jost JSK37 12-inch inboard air slide fifth wheels. The inboard slider is 23 lb. lighter than previous models, and Jost refers to other benefits including ease of use and infinite adjustment

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    CarriersEdge unveils Fall Protection for Drivers course

    December 20, 2018 2:48PM by johng@newcom.ca

    CarriersEdge has introduced an online course to help protect drivers from hazards including slips, trips, falls from heights, and stresses from repetitive motion. The Fall Protection for Drivers course focuses on how to become aware of such hazards and how

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    Rotary Lift offers remote or column controls

    December 19, 2018 1:40PM by johng@newcom.ca

    The Rotary Flex Max is a wireless mobile column lift that can be operated by a remote or using controls found on every column. Available in two, four, six, and eight columns, it has lifting capacities of 14,000 or 18,800