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  • Why quality components matter for SMR work

    Making the right choices when buying components for SMR work cannot be underestimated. With many options ...

    Making the right choices when buying components for SMR work cannot be underestimated. With many options available, one question remains. Are you getting what you pay for? BPW argues for quality solut ...

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  • BPW outlines the history of its Eco Hub System

    BPW’s Eco hub system has been at the heart of trailer axles for 30 years. CVW looks back at its origins a ...

    BPW’s Eco hub system has been at the heart of trailer axles for 30 years. CVW looks back at its origins and development over that period. BPW is rightly celebrating the 30th anniversary of its patente ...

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  • BPW advises on air suspension maintenance

    BPW outlines its air suspension offering for 9 tonne axles and provides some best practice advice for ser ...

    BPW outlines its air suspension offering for 9 tonne axles and provides some best practice advice for servicing and maintenance. Air suspension maintenance very often receives cursory attention within ...

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  • BPW discusses drum and disc brakes

    Keeping vehicles on the road and not unnecessarily in the workshop is key to a successful operation. BPW ...

    Keeping vehicles on the road and not unnecessarily in the workshop is key to a successful operation. BPW explains how investing heavily in its braking systems results in high performance, low maintena ...

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  • BPW advises on slack adjuster lubrication

    BPW runs through its guide to the correct lubrication of automatic slack adjusters and camshaft bearings. ...

    BPW runs through its guide to the correct lubrication of automatic slack adjusters and camshaft bearings. BPW recommends that automatic slack adjusters and camshaft bearings are greased at least every ...

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  • BPW details an automatic slack adjuster guide

    BPW runs through its technical guide to the automatic slack adjuster and the issues to be aware of when u ...

    BPW runs through its technical guide to the automatic slack adjuster and the issues to be aware of when undertaking maintenance and repair. The BPW drum brake is a simplex (single camshaft) ‘S’ cam op ...

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  • BPW advises on brake lining and drum wear

    Low servicing costs mean drum brakes are a popular choice on trailers; BPW offers some hints on assessing ...

    Low servicing costs mean drum brakes are a popular choice on trailers; BPW offers some hints on assessing wear on both drums and linings. BPW’s S-cam brakes offer consistently high braking action over ...

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  • BPW offers brake performance monitoring

    BPW has announced it can provide customers with an even clearer view into the performance of their brakes ...

    BPW has announced it can provide customers with an even clearer view into the performance of their brakes, through its idem telematics Brake Performance Monitoring System. The system continually monit ...

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  • BPW explores self-steering axle

    Roger Thorpe, BPW Engineering Manager, explains the technical workings of the company’s self-steering axl ...

    Roger Thorpe, BPW Engineering Manager, explains the technical workings of the company’s self-steering axle. The BPW self-steering axle contains a unique design of centring device, which is a major con ...

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  • Putting theory into practice

    Last year in CVW, BPW looked at specific cases of trailer brake diagnostics. In the second instalment of ...

    Last year in CVW, BPW looked at specific cases of trailer brake diagnostics. In the second instalment of the two part series, the company sheds light on the analysis techniques and diagnostic procedur ...

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