Hendrickson Trailer Suspension Systems has launched the Chassis Axle (HCA) for intermodal chassis applications. It supplies a one-piece axle bar with hot-formed spindles and a patented axle filter for internal venting. HCA comes fully dressed with a standard package including e-coated brake shoes, five-spoke hubs and drums.

With an axle capacity of 22,500 lb, the 5-in. round standard HCA features rigid forged steel spiders and 16.5-by-7-in. brakes. In addition, hardened machined cam heads, journals and splines and an oil-impregnated bronze spider bushing enhance durability.

Options to enhance the standard package include extended-service brakes and extended brake-shoe warranty, brake chambers, brake adjusters and ABS alternatives, parallel spindles and hub-piloted hubs and drums.

Have your say

This is a moderated forum. Comments will no longer be published unless they are accompanied by a first and last name and a verifiable email address. (Today's Trucking will not publish or share the email address.) Profane language and content deemed to be libelous, racist, or threatening in nature will not be published under any circumstances.