New Axle Offers Top GAWR
Meritor Inc. announced its new P600 Series
Tridem Heavy-Haul Planetary Axle for
heavy-duty mining applications. Built to
operate in extreme conditions, the P600
Tridem is compatible with industry-leading
suspension options and offers a bestin-
class gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
of 126,000 lb and gross combination
weight of 560,000 lb, the company reported.
Meritorís new proportioning inter-axle differential delivers even torque
split between the three axles for improved
traction, maximum load capacity and increased
longevity of the drivetrain. The
P600 Tridemís wide ratio coverage and
standard anti-lock brakes deliver optimum
safety and performance in the most
extreme conditions, the company reported.
The release is part of the companyís
M2019 growth initiative. Full production
began in June.
As featured in Womp 2017 Vol 06 - www.womp-int.com