KPP-143 Heavy-Duty King Pin Press
The ARI-HETRA air assisted and manual King Pin Press is a safe,
professional, and time-efficient tool used to replace heavy-duty king pins.
It's vertical, side-to-side, and front-to-back adjustability make it easy
to maneuver around obstacles that would otherwise make the job time
consuming and difficult. It comes with a fully stocked tooling kit that
prepares technicians to replace king pins of various sizes. All of the
KPP-143's features combined with the use of 143,000 lbs. of compression
forces make it the most time-efficient, safe, easy to use, and reliable
tool for king pin replacement.
Kingpins & Bushings, rat rod installation
When I was looking for some info on how to do this, I really wasn't finding
much online, so I took a little extra video time to make this so that
almost anyone could see how it's done. The part I didn't show, is the
removal, installing and reaming of the bushings, which someone else did,
but there's a good article on "the H.A.M.B." that describes that. Sorry
for the length, but it is what it is..
STEERTEK NXT - Maintenance Efficiency
Hendrickson's STEERTEK NXT helps lower maintenance costs with new and
improved king pin bushings with dual lip seals to provide longer bushing
life while requiring no lubrication.
The innovative 2-piece knuckle improves knuckle serviceability and reduces
the labor hours required to replace king pin bushings, saving both time and