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High Capacity Fabricated Front Steer Axle System

Hendrickson’s STEERTEK™ NXT front steer axle and integrated suspension are optimized to deliver maximum performance as a complete system solution. The fabricated STEERTEK NXT design integrates lightweight axle durability with advanced spring suspension technology, saving 60 pounds compared to traditional I-beam axle and multi-leaf spring systems.


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Weight Savings

  • Integrated system design provides up to 60 pounds of weight savings compared to traditional forged I-beam axle and multi-leaf spring systems.

Reduced Maintenance

  • Removable kingpin design
  • Premium kingpin bushings and seals provide enhanced protection from the elements to improve bushing life

Brake Compatibility

  • Available with disc or drum brakes

Advanced Suspension Integration

  • Parabolic springs provide increased wheel travel and lower spring rate for improved ride quality
  • System designed for optimal control under heavy braking
  • Engineered to deliver up to a 50-degree wheel cut

Rigid Axle Beam

  • The box-shaped cross section resists horizontal, vertical and twisting forces more effectively than traditional I-beam axles
  • Continuous beam architecture minimizes stress points for added durability

Clamp Group

  • Integrated with axle for ease of serviceability