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The AxleTech PSC1485 series planetary steer axle is engineered to meet the increasing powerful demands of the heavy duty Aircraft, Tow Tractor and Reach Truck market vocations. With an axle capacity range up to 60,000 lbs. (27,200 kg.), this axle has the capacity for the vehicle vocational requirements. The PSC1485 planetary steer axle series offers a wide selection of overall gear reduction options that can be tailored to your specific needs.

Engineered for compatibility with demanding traction conditions, the PSC1485 meets the trend of increased driveline torque, tire sizes, and loading requirements that provide an extra ruggedness for prolonged life. A standard differential and NoSPIN® differential options are also available for improved traction vocational requirements.

The PSC1485 design helps reduce OEM/end-user maintenance costs. Permanently lubricated steering axle shafts are standard; eliminating this maintenance requirement. Extra axle housing magnets are optional to help reduce any metallic contamination between scheduled lubricant change intervals. Wheel mounted dual caliper/wheel end 4 piston/caliber Hydraulic Dry Disk are available. Carrier input pinion mounted spring apply/hydraulic release park brake on a 19.0" (482.6mm) rotor options are also available. AxleTech planetary steer axles are tough, dependable, and thoroughly proven under the most severe conditions.

Technical Specifications
  • Capacity
  • 60,000 lb / 27,200 kg
  • Brakes
  • Hydraulic disc
  • Final ratio
  • 27.49 or 32.07
  • Flange to flange
  • 90.75 in / 2305 mm or 96.50 in / 2451 mm
  • Wheel mounting
  • Hub piloted, 22 stud, 19.75 in / 502 mm
  • Maximum turn angle
  • 40°
  • Minimum wheel size
  • 24.0 in / 610 mm
  • Typical axle weight
  • 3,400 lb / 1,543 kg for 90.75 in / 2305 mm flange to flange
  • Typical oil capacity
  • 42 pt / 20 L at carrier and 7 pt / 3.33 L at each wheel end