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As a regular at manning exhibitions stands, and ever present at the CV Show, we know a good show when we see one. And last week the CV Show at the NEC may just have
been about the most successful we’ve experienced. Plenty of new enquiries to follow
up and, ...
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Showtime!!
April is the time of year everyone who  is anyone in transport heads to the NEC for the CV Show . Axtec have been
supporting it in all its formats since day one and this year we’ll be on stand
5J102 in hall 5. With just
about everything available on the int...
Showtime!!
Showtime!!
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April is the time of year everyone who  is anyone in transport heads to the NEC for the CV Show . Axtec have been
supporting it in all its formats since day one and this year we’ll be on stand
5J102 in hall 5. With just
about everything available on the int...
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It’s not all about avoiding overloading!
An axle weighbridge is sometimes seen purely as a means to
avoid overloading. A high cost, capital investment that only has a role in
preventing a problem. There is another aspect to installing a system which is
often far more important, especially among ma...
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And the cost of routine maintenance is....
Any device for measuring loads will need checking possibly adjusting
occasionally to bring it back into specification. And with Axtec OnBoard the cost is nearly always nothing. We have a customer who has many hundreds of our OnBoard Load
Indicators installe...
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How accurate is YOUR axle weighbridge?
We were asked to check the accuracy of a competitor’s axle
weighbridge recently. To the untrained eye it looked quite a neat installation.
But testing it with our purpose designed calibration vehicle told a different
story. There are two aspects to getting ...
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Sometimes a standard product won’t quite do what the customer needs.
We were approached a while ago by a major fleet operator
running a mixture of standard artic trailers, double deck trailers and rigids.  They had an issue with getting them loaded correctly first time to improve
efficiency. Pulling a vehicle off the loading...
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Six in two weeks.
That’s how many operators that have contacted us about
issues with axle weighbridges. We should add that none of them were supplied by Axtec. The issues are numerous. Load cell mountings failing –
again. The frame cracking – again. The concrete approaches b...
Six in two weeks.
Six in two weeks.
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Overloading could be very serious
We had a very interesting conversation with a client
recently, one who takes vehicle overloading very seriously. Recognising the potentially catastrophic effects of
overloading his vehicles, of which he has many hundreds around the UK, he took
some portable...
Overloading could be very serious
Overloading could be very serious
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Any vehicle can be weighed.
The perception may be that only heavy goods vehicles can be stopped
at a weight checks. They are after all by definition heavy. But in fact any vehicle can be overloaded and can be pulled
in and weighed. Figures show that in 2012, 24 cars were weighed for
i...
Any vehicle can be weighed.
Any vehicle can be weighed.
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