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The AxleTech PRC485 planetary rigid axle is engineered to meet the increasing powerful demands of the heavy-duty industrial lift truck market, with an axle capacity up to 66,100 lb (30,000 kg).

The PRC485 planetary rigid axle offers a wide selection of gear ratios for performance characteristics tailored to your needs.

Engineered for compatibility with demanding traction conditions, the PRC485 meets the trend of increased driveline torques, tire sizes, and loading requirements while providing ruggedness for prolonged life. The PRC485 design helps reduce OEM end-user maintenance costs. A standard unitized input pinion seal reduces the likelihood of oil leaks. Extra axle housing magnets also an option to help reduce metallic contamination between scheduled lubricant change intervals. Failsafe brake chambers are also an available option for cam brakes.

Technical Specifications
  • Capacity
  • 66,100 lb / 30,000 kg
  • Differential
  • Open, with driver-controlled lock (DCDL), or NoSPIN®
  • Final ratio
  • 11.43, 12.15, 13.25, 13.87, 14.62, 15.41, 16.44, 17.33, 18.22, 18.79, 19.81, 20.83, 21.84, 24.30, or 25.48
  • Brakes
  • Wet disc or s-cam
  • Wheel mounting
  • Hub piloted, 10 studs, 13.19 in / 335 mm bolt circle
  • Minimum wheel size
  • 20 in / 508 mm