TRAILER TYPE L   

Capacities from 500 to 4,000 lbs. per axle, front mounted tie-rods.

The type "L" unit is normally used where low initial cost and design simplicity are of paramount importance.

SOME SAMPLE RUNNING GEAR COMBINATIONS
TIRE WHEEL HUB HUB& DRUM FTR&RR BRAKE K S W R
4.10/3.50X6
4.80/4.00X8
4.80/4.00X8
6.90/6.00X9
6.90/6.00X9
7.50X10
7.50X10
7.75X15
540400
540403
540403
540406
540406
540409
540409
540448
522890
522890
 
525483
 
525483
 
521004
 
 
525429
 
525487
 
525487
 
NONE
NONE
519538
NONE
519538
NONE
519538
NONE
T-13
T-12-1/8
T-20-5/8
T-13
T-20
T-13
T-20
T-13
T-19
T-20
T-22
T-24
T-25
T-26-1/2
T-29
T-29
T+4-1/4
T+5
T+5
T+6-1/2
T+8-5/8
T+8-5/8
T+8-5/8
T+8
T-9
T-9
T-12
T-11
T-18
T-14
T-18
T-14

 

DESIGN NOTES

When a drawbar latch is required the tongue length must be sufficient so that the drawbar is attached in front of the frame. MIL-M-8090 requires the drawbar to be raised at any possible cramping or turning angle of the tongue.