When you don't realize your trailer doesn't have an air line...

Discussion in 'Tanker, Bulk and Dump Trucking Forum' started by Dave1837, Feb 12, 2020.

  1. Dave1837

    Dave1837 Light Load Member

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    Been swapping from truck to truck for 3 weeks since mines been at CAT for service. Today I pulled into my delivery point and when I was hooking up I realized my air line was missing from the fender of the trailer, so I had to MacGyver this contraption together...the steam inlet Chicago fitting ran into the emergency line from my tractor lol
     

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  2. x1Heavy

    x1Heavy Road Train Member

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    It wont be the first time we run a busted big rig on a 5.00 repair and a prayer.
     
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  3. baha

    baha Road Train Member

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    And it looks like a fine job to get trailer unloaded?
     
  4. Dave1837

    Dave1837 Light Load Member

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    Worked like a charm!
     
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  5. Minion120

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    Looks good. Never want to forget to unplug that though, it would not decouple on its own, you'd RIP everything off the truck for sure.
     
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