How To Identify, Measure And Build Out An Axle

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How To Identify, Measure And Build Out An Axle

Short video on how to measure axles to determine track length and how to build them.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If you know the width of the trailer, then you can determine the width of the axle track. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    If you have a 96" wide trailer, then your axle track is 71-1/2".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    If you have a 102" wide trailer, your axle track is 77-1/2".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Low boy axles run 12-1/4" x 7-1/2" brake shoes. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Wall thickness determines the capacity of the axle. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Tapered spindles will have HM212049 / HM218248 bearing combination. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Most axles have an identifier on the tube of the axle, which is actually a riveted metal tag or adhesive tag. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The number to call to help with axle components is 972-355-2651. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    There is "No Guessing" when it comes to building out an axle. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    You can download an Axle Specification Form from the FleetPride Intranet under Marketing & Communication Tools. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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