Lightweight Options for Reefers Trailers

Today’s topic is Lightweight Savings Options.

Some lightweight options for reefer trailers include:

Alum Wheels:

  • Saves up to 208 lbs. per trailer


  • Light Weight Steel Hubs: Saves up to 56 lbs.
  • Upgrade to Aluminum Hubs: Save anywhere from 56 lbs. to 62 lbs. depending on what you select.


  • CentriFuse drums: Saves approx. 56 lbs.  
  • Upgrade to Disc Brakes: Saves 20 lbs. and also stops the trailer a lot quicker.


  • Ultraa-K suspension: is 105 lbs. lighter than the original HK ANT 40.

Insulation Package:

  • Reduce the insulation in your sidewalls roof and floor (2” to 1.5”). Saves up to 184 lbs.

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10/27/2021 5:12PM