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Truck weight sensors

A new wireless sensor for mechanical suspension systems provides off-road and severe service fleets with a low-cost and simple-to-install alternative to traditional load-cell systems for onboard scales. With no modifications required, the new sensors suit tandem spring, single point, camelback, walking beam, and Chalmers suspension systems.

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Silo venting

With the development of its Silotop R03 Filter, the company cites new standards in silo venting. The filter features Polypleat filter elements housed in a heavy-duty 304 stainless steel body, and an integrated automatic pulse jet cleaning system inside a weather protection cover. The special design of these tested filter media offers an optimum filter surface to body volume ratio.

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Belt solutions

The standard SKF product line includes V-belts in a variety of constructions and timing (or synchronous) belts with classical, HiTD or metric constructions. Timing belts uniquely integrate durable teeth enabling full engagement with pulley sprocket grooves to prevent potential slip and enhance accuracy and speed. All belts can be specified to various lengths and dimensions with speed ratios and power ratings consistent with application requirements.

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360-degree vehicle monitoring

System improves driving and safety in critical situations, such as dense city traffic, narrow loading ramps and construction sites by providing improved information and data exchange between the driver, vehicle and infrastructure. It can also be permanently active when the vehicle is standing still, allowing the driver to monitor the vehicle and its cargo.

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Zimmerman Industries programs online parts system

The Zim-Mixer Interactive Parts System—the first of its kind in the volumetric industry—is an online information database where owners and operators can access their manuals, order parts, print calibration data or view other pertinent material. This advanced tool is provided at no cost to Zim-Mixer owners and the system is capable of supporting mixers dating back to 2004. The ZIPS database provides easy, immediate and accurate information, available through internet access.

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