Sprung Axles: Medium Duty

From 9,000 lbs. to 15,000 lbs., Dexter leaf spring axles are the benchmark of the trailer industry. Each capacity is tested to meet the specific needs of each application... and then some.

Straight spindles are considered standard for axles rated above 9,000 lbs. Leaf springs are offered in single and double slipper spring configurations, and can be mounted in either underslung and overslung configurations. In many cases Dexter has multiple tube and spindle solutions to safely handle the overhang customers desire. Leaf Spring axles come standard with oil bath lubrication but can also be configured with grease bearings.

Dexter is committed to providing its customers with the most durable, highest level quality and performance leaf spring axle on the market.

9,000 - 15,000 lb capacity

  • Highest strength axle tube generally available for utility vehicle axles.
  • Materials used allow a stiffer and stronger axle beam with no camber required.
  • Braking performance maximized by locating either the electric or hydraulic brake mounts on a piloted axle brake flange.
  • Brake flanges are machined to assure perpendicularity and concentricity.
  • Air Brakes offered on select models. (10K, 12K & 15K)
  • Precision machined spindle are made of forged carbon steel.
  • Replaceable unitized oil seal.
  • Precision machined bearing journals
  • High strength axle tube.
  • Spindle is friction forged onto axle tube for strength and alignment.
  • Dexter manufactured brakes & hubs
  • 5 year limited warranty

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