Ultra Tow stub torsion axles from Northern Tool

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Ultra Tow stub torsion axles from Northern Tool

Postby Homebrewer25 » Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:48 am

Has anyone used these axles to build a TTT frame? Seems like a great way to build your own or customize a trailer.

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https://www.northerntool.com/shop/tools/product_200649004_200649004

Adding the complete hubs (item 572251 easy lube hubs) and a brake kit (7", item 21489) would make up a complete 2000 lb axle kit with brakes for around $360.

If anyone has used these I'd like to hear about your experience with them.

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Or even if you just have an opinion on using these I'd like to hear it.
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Re: Ultra Tow stub torsion axles from Northern Tool

Postby KCStudly » Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:35 am

They do not appear to have provisions for brake backing plates and in the Q&A section under the specs it says they are not compatible with electric brakes.
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