Reported Truck Fire on Queensboro Bridge in NYC Controlled, Causes Scare [Updated]
Live footage right now of a reported vehicle fire on the Queensboro bridge: Details are still ... up image of what seems like a truck in flames (via ezerd): UPDATE #3 (11:53 a.m.): FDNY has put out a fire from a semi that was going into Queens (via @ ...
How did trailer detach in deadly U.S. 50 wreck?
CINCINNATI -- A deadly semi-truck crash on U.S. 50 in Stonelick Township Friday ... The fifth wheel coupling is what connects a truck to its trailer. A truck’s 'kingpin' connects into the jaws of a horseshoe shaped device and is simple as a steel pin.
The Top 10 Junkyard Axles - Wrecking Yard Gold
Absent from this list are unicorn axles, such as kingpin Dana 60 front axles found under fullsize Ford and Chevy trucks. It’s not that the kingpin ... pay close attention to the camber of the axle. The Ford Explorer 8.8-inch rear axle is one that makes ...
Off-Road Truck Axle Basics
Though they are still not considered as robust as the traditional solid axlehousing, the aftermarket support and performance technology are rapidly making IFS-equipped trucks better suited for off-road use ... While the semi- and full-float mounting ...
Facts about trucks
The average semi-truck trailer is between 28 feet and 57 feet. • The “kingpin” is the part of a truck that connects the trailer to the truck. • The average stopping time of an 18-wheeled semi-truck is 40 percent higher than that of a car.