a. For trailers with a GVM (Gross Vehicle Mass) of less than 750 kg – no brakes are required
b. For trailers with a GVM of 750 kg to 1999 kg; Mechanical Brakes are required. (M)
c. For trailers with a GVM over 2000 kg, electric/ hydraulic breakaway systems are required (HB)
There are two choices of break-away systems:
The high tech Dexter Electro/Hydraulic Break-away system operates at 1600 psi and is backed up by Melbourne Trailers’ 2 year warranty.
The Hydraulic Sens a Brake (HSB) is the state of the art braking unit fully backed up with Alko’s 12 Month Warranty.
HB Hydraulic Break-away Brakes
There are 2 brands of Break-away brakes
DEX Dexter Hydraulic Break-away
HSB Hydraulic Sensa Brakes
Hydraulic Sens a Brake (HSB)
Dexter Hydraulic Break-away