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Hendrickson’s ZMD delivers a shockingly smooth ride — without shocks

July 29, 2019 by John Smith

TORONTO, Ont. — When was the last time you heard a driver say something positive about a trailer suspension? Most drivers would barely be aware that their trailers even had suspensions, but a design innovation from Hendrickson has actually prompted […]

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Test Drive: Hendrickson ZMD suspension delivers shockingly smooth ride — without shocks

July 29, 2019 by John Smith

TORONTO, Ont. — Hendrickson’s Zero Maintenance Damping (ZMD) technology was originally unveiled as a maintenance strategy, but equipment editor Jim Park says the trailer suspension also delivers a surprisingly smooth ride.

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Focus On: Hendrickson ZMD trailer suspension

July 24, 2019 by John Smith

Could Hendrickson’s Zero Maintenance Damping system be the best-riding trailer air suspension ever? Equipment editor Jim Park takes one on three-way comparison test drive. He says its certainly a contender.

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Mack unveils upgrades for LR refuse trucks

April 24, 2018 by John Smith

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Mack has unveiled a series of new features for its LR refuse trucks during the 2018 edition of Waste Expo. The model is getting a sliding glass window on the passenger side of the vehicle, an […]

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Truck-Lite’s Road Ready gets SmartBridge

March 8, 2018 by John Smith

Truck-Lite has added a new SmartBridge Integrator (SBI) to its Road Ready trailer telematics system, integrating with existing trailer devices. “The new SmartBridge functionality effectively creates the second generation of the system by integrating existing trailer devices with the Road […]

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Hendrickson carries Haldex ModulT

January 30, 2018 by John Smith

Hendrickson has expanded its product portfolio to include the Haldex ModulT air disc brake for trailer applications. Features of the brake include a single-tappet mechanism to distribute pressure, two stainless steel slide pins that don’t need to be lubricated, double […]

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Bushing adaptor kits for Hendrickson

July 27, 2017 by John Smith

OTC’s new bushing adapter kits are now available for front and rear heavy-duty suspensions from Hendrickson.

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Equalizing beam with bushing

April 17, 2017 by John Smith

The Hendrickson Genuine Parts equalizing beam now comes with a patented rotating bar pin end bushing to support easier installations.

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Peterbilt Adds Key Options

August 31, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

From Hendrickson and Bendix come optional components to enhance Peterbilt Models 579 and 567

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Stainless Steel Bumpers

January 20, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

Hendrickson Bumper and Trim has expanded its offering of the All Makes Aero Clad stainless steel clad aluminum bumper with a new model for the International ProStar

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ALUTREC OFFERS AIR DISCS

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

Quebec trailer maker says it’s the first in Canada to introduce Hendrickson
suspension systems equipped with air disc brakes.

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HaulMaax Gets New Spring

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

Hendrickson’s new Progressive Load Spring works in concert with the bolster springs in the patented Vari-Rate spring system.

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PROTOTYPE WHEEL END TRIMS WEIGHT

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Hendrickson’s prototype wheel end delivers a lightweight option for vocational trailers.

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LIGHTWEIGHT LIFT AXLE

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Hendrickson trims another 90 lb from its Paralift lift-axle system

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TRAILER SUSPENSION

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Hendrickson’s new Quaantum FX has long-life wheel ends.