Heavy Duty Trucking

NOV 2014

The Fleet Business Authority

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114 HDT • NOVEMBER 2014 www.truckinginfo.com verified and replaces the Michelin X One XTE. The tire is engineered with Advanced Casing design which changes the casing shape of the tire during use providing a contact patch with a consistent footprint, regardless of payload weight. It also has solid shoulder architecture which reduces wear. Compared with its predecessor, the new X One delivers a 15% reduction in rolling resistance for im- proved fuel economy, according to Michelin. The tire is currently available in 445/50R22.5 size and will be available in 455/50R22.5 size in early 2015. Circle 348 on Reader Action Card or go to www.hdt.hotresponse.com Shippers Products forklift- mounted dunnage infator The Forklift Inflator attaches to forklifts to provide a portable way to inflate dunnage airbags when loading a trailer with cargo. There are no air lines or air carts needed, and the Inflator doesn't need to be recharged because it runs off of the forklift battery. The package comes with an air hose and bracket for storage and a universal attachment for securing to a forklift. The Forklift inflator works with all ITW Shippers lightweight airbags and weighs 7.5 pounds. It also features a 15-foot hose, pumps out a maximum pressure of 1.5 P.S.I., and comes with a one-year limited warranty. Circle 349 on Reader Action Card or go to www.hdt.hotresponse.com Phillips Industries trailer- harness pigtail products Phillips Industries recently released three new trailer-harness pigtail products that are sealed to keep out moisture and contaminants. There Michelin X One Multi Energy T Michelin Americas Truck Tires introduces the Michelin X One Multi Energy T, a wide-base, single- trailer tire for regional operations. Designed to deliver a reduction in irregular wear and improve fuel economy, the tire is EPA SmartWay EquipmentReport They're increasing your fuel costs. Eco-faps ® deliver up to 3.5% fuel savings by reducing wind resistance created with conventional mud faps. By reducing heavy road spray, Eco-faps effectively increase visibility and help to prevent traffc accidents on wet roadways by providing safer passing conditions. Boasting a full 2-year warranty, Eco-faps are available in 24-inch and 30-inch lengths. For more information, call us at 866-543-5277 or visit us at ecofaps.com. Conventional mud faps are hiding a dirty little secret. Circle 171 on Reader Action Card

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