Solutions for single axle, half and full tandem axle applications are included in the Total Installation Kits for fenders from BettsHD. The kits are available in stainless steel, galvanized, aluminum and poly.
A wide variety of identification products can be custom designed on Labelmaster’s custom products site. Included is a Custom Label Request page for customers with unique labeling needs.
Today’s trucking fleets would rather pay more for quality parts, provided there is a clear return on investment.
Labelmaster has expanded its product line to include SnapCrates, heavy-duty wooden shipping and storage containers that can be reused up to 30 times. SnapCrates are made of 3/4-in. CDX plywood and feature 4-way pallet bases, nylon inserts and stainless steel clips.
Bartleet Trading International’s new product, VeeBoards2Go, is a corner protector package that consists of 20 VeeBoards made from high-density polyethylene, stacked together in a carry-pack for use on trailers, flatbeds and pickup trucks.
Betts Co. has announced that BettsHD is now the new operating division for its spray suppression and fender products business units. The combined Betts and Life-Time Fenders units will focus on heavy-duty tractor-trailer applications.
With 13 locations in three states, parts distributor Power Train Service has identified mobile service as a way to expand its horizons and increase value-add to its customers.
Mudguard Technologies said its new V-Flap features an aerodynamic design that saves fuel, hydrodynamics to suppress spray and splash, and a structure that prevents sailing. Made from polyethylene material, the flaps withstand road abuse and cold weather applications.
Of the more than 360 new parts Wix Filters has introduced in the first quarter of 2012, more than 84% serve the hydraulic industry, including 24 heavy-duty, 33 light-duty and 304 hydraulic filter applications.
The heavy-duty truck group of Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America is adding a new brushless alternator, designed with a B10 Life over 600,000 miles, that will exceed industry requirements for output at idle, heat, vibration and corrosion resistance.
Through hands-on, classroom experience at the Wix Institute of Filtration Technology in Gastonia, N.C., and online courses through its eLearning Center, Wix Filters is offering product training on the latest filtration technologies.
TRP said its starting batteries offer up to 1,150 CCAs for harsh winter conditions and as low as 650 CCAs for hot weather, while its AGM batteries feature a greater repetitive reserve capacity, allowing the battery to be completely drained and fully recharged more often. TRP dual-purpose batteries have heavier, thicker plates so the batteries discharge and recharge frequently, the maker added.