Super Size Mack Road Train with 113 trailers
On February 18, 2006, an Australian built Mack truck with 113 semi-trailers, 2,865,980 pounds (1,299,987 kg) and 4,836 ft 11 in (1,474.3 metres) long, pulled the load the longest road train (multiple loaded trailers) ever pulled with a single prime mover. It was on the main road of Clifton, Queensland, that 70-year-old John Atkinson claimed a new record, pulled by a tri-drive Mack Titan.
Now for all of you who think it's fake and want to see the TV news story with full video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJB6rAEFQLo
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ETF Mining Trucks MT-240 full turning circle
ETF developed a unique steering system. All wheels are steered at low to medium speeds reducing tyre wear, while at higher speeds the last two axle lines gradually change to nearly rigid resulting in better stability. ETF trucks are equipped with a special speed-proportional steering system. At very low speeds, such as when spotting the loader, the system requires only two turns from lock to lock. The whole system works automatically without interference from the operator..
Murray Trailer Robo Link Mechanical Gooseneck
Murray Trailer's latest patent pending design is a great time saving feature for any lowbed driver who finds themselves detaching the gooseneck throughout the day. Our "Robo Link" is an air operated device that can both pull the gooseneck links off of the neck and deck pins and push the links back onto the pins with a simple flip of a switch!