Hendrickson’s Softek front axle and suspension system
Hendrickson’s new Softek suspension system, featuring lightweight components, is aimed at the emerging medium-duty, last-mile truck market. It is designed to provide weight savings and maintain ride quality. Some of its other features include:
- an optimized leaf spring design that provides excellent ride, stability and handling characteristics;
- durable rubber bushings that require no lubrication;
- 55 degrees of wheel cut that provides excellent maneuverability in tight spaces; and
- a two-knuckle design that eliminates the need to remove the kingpin to service the knuckle.
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M&J Recycling M&J P250 preshredder
Debuting at IFAT in Munich, the modular M&J P250 preshredder is designed for minimal downtime arising from maintenance and repairs. Some of its other features include:
- individual parts that can be dismantled quickly and easily, saving time and money on service and maintenance;
- a modular design that makes it safer for employees to repair or service the preshredder;
- an optional E-drive solution that consumes up to 50 percent less energy and produces less noise than a hydraulic drive preshredder, resulting in a better work environment; and
- multiple sets of knives that are interchangeable depending on the size and type of material being shredded.
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Wirtgen Group’s Kleeman Mobicat MC 110(i) EVO2 jaw crusher
The Mobicat MC 110(i) EVO2 jaw crusher is designed for clean, efficient concrete crushing and features a direct drive system that “forms the basis for high cost-effectiveness,” the company says. In cases where it is being used in an urban environment, operators can opt for a noise-reduction package. Its other highlights include:
- water nozzles at the crusher intake and discharge conveyor that help reduce dust at both ends of the crushing process;
- conveying components, including a vibrating feeder, double-deck prescreen and discharge conveyors, that are powered by electricity, resulting in a high degree of efficiency;
- an ECO mode that can reduce fuel consumption and wear and tear at times when the crusher is idle; and
- an automatically controlled cooler fan that reduces noise, providing a more pleasant, safer work environment.
Visit www.wirtgen-group.com/en-us for more information.