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Brake controllers warranty compatible with HydraStar brake actuator

Brake controllers warranty compatible with HydraStar brake actuator

HydraStar brake actuators are compatible with the widest range of electric brake controllers. 

The HydraStar unit requires a brake controller that has inertia or proportional braking, other brake controllers that do not have this feature may burn out the circuit board in the HydraStar.

What bearing does my trailer run?

What bearing does my trailer run?

Identifying your correct bearing combination of inner and outer bearings is important when buying new axleshubs or replacing the bearings itself to ensure you buy the right combination.
Selecting the right axle type and length

Selecting the right axle type and length

Tips and calculations on working out the correct axle size and length for your trailer.
Identifying hub types and PCD

Identifying hub types and PCD

Lazy hubshub drums and disc hubs and rotors all come in a range of different stud patterns and bearing combinations. When you are replacing a hub it is important to identify the correct hub from your trailer and we can show you how to do that.
Disc hub measurements and identification

Disc hub measurements and identification

The easiest way to work out which replacement disc hub to buy is to measure the disc hub, the PCD and then identify the bearing combination.
Trouble wiring the HydraStar brake actuator?

Trouble wiring the HydraStar brake actuator?

Some common mistakes to avoid during installation of the HydraStar unit such as wire size. 

 

Spring spacing measurements - Shackle and load sharing rocker springs

Spring spacing measurements - Shackle and load sharing rocker springs

Getting your spring suspension spacing correct is especially important when it comes to a rocker load sharing tandem spring setup. Our table shows recommended spacings for common 45mm and 60mm springs. 
Wiring diagram for brake controllers

Wiring diagram for brake controllers

This diagram is a general guide for wiring common brake controllers into cars. To make wiring a brake controller easy and cost efficient we sell a brake controller wiring kit.
Trailer plug wiring diagram

Trailer plug wiring diagram

Wiring diagram for wiring in trailer plugs and sockets. Details for small round 6 pin and 7 pin, flat 12 pin and flat 7 pin; and 7 pin large round.