Watson & Chalin offers trailer, lift axles

Parts Jason Cannon April 23, 2013

Watson & Chalin has announced the addition of its own trailer axles to the company’s product portfolio.

The company’s trailer axles are available in capacities up to 25,000 pounds and N or P spindles, drum or disc brakes, 12¼- to 18-inch brakes, various wall thicknesses and fully dressed wheel-end packages.

The company says its trailer axles complete their suspension portfolio, making Watson & Chalin the leading “One Stop Shop” for your vocational suspension needs.

Watson & Chalin’s SL-2065 Tru-Track 20K self-steering axle and lift suspension system weighs 1,327 pounds and provides added maneuverability with a 25-degree wheel cut.

The lift axle, compatible with 445/65R22.5 tires and air-disc brakes, has a parallelogram design that provides a 27-inch packaging space to allow for easier configurations and is offered in ride heights from 8 to 13 inches featuring a quick-change ride height system.

The SL-2065 20K also offers maintenance-free Huck fasteners, a 12-inch axle travel, a narrow 89 drum face for increased body clearance, a reverse lock-out kit option, dual self-centering stabilizers, a fabricated axle, a preset caster and preplumbed options.