a fully hydraulic platform lift

A Fully Hydraulic Platform Lift

The Stertil-Koni SKYLIFT is a fully hydraulic platform lift and provides a ‘clear floor concept’ with a completely vertical rise without any horizontal offset. 
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deliver a better way to trade

Deliver a Better Way to Trade

For more than 40 years, Capricorn has been working with repairers and auto suppliers to deliver a better way to trade. According to David Fraser, Group CEO Capricorn Society, we are now seeing that this includes more and more repairers from the trucking and transport industry. 
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fastener thread damage and galling

Fastener Thread Damage and Galling

This week Tech Know is looking the topic of fastener thread damage and galling, which is a problem that can cause permanent damage to bolt and nut threads. The coating on critical OEM shear-head bolts, such as Hendrickson QUIK-ALIGN pivot bolts, helps prevent galling. But it can still occur if there is any damage to the thread before assembly. Therefore, to minimise any likelihood of damage, it is important to visually check the threads for damage before assembly.
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truck inspection update

Truck Inspection Update

The truncated TMC hosted the usual ‘Meet the Inspectors’ session, where those running the roadside enforcement teams around the country tell us what’s happening and answer questions from the audience as part of the truck inspection update. Read More
three exceptional workshop professionals

Three Exceptional Workshop Professionals

The Australian Trucking Association in the lead up to the 2020 Craig Roseneder Award, recognising technical and maintenance excellence in the trucking industry’s workshops has named three exceptional workshop professionals as finalists. 
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new Eaton Vehicle Group Australia leader

New Eaton Vehicle Group Australia leader

It has been announced that Graeme Weston has been appointed as the new Eaton Vehicle Group Australia leader. He has been named as the new Business Unit Manager for Australia/New Zealand, commencing in the role from October 1, 2020. Read More
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