Savannah, GA,
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June
2012
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SAF-HOLLAND Landing Gear

Summary


Across the board, Great Dane landing gear models produced by leading global supplier SAF-HOLLAND are now improved with the addition of a constant mesh gear. Providing a new standard of durability, the patented design eases operation by providing smoother shifting, even when fully loaded, eliminating high-to-low shifting problems, and by functioning exceptionally well in cold weather.

Across the board, Great Dane landing gear models produced by leading global supplier SAF-HOLLAND are now improved with the addition of a constant mesh gear. Providing a new standard of durability, the patented design eases operation by providing smoother shifting, even when fully loaded, eliminating high-to-low shifting problems, and by functioning exceptionally well in cold weather.

All backed by standard a five-year warranty, three models of Great Dane landing gear from SAF-HOLLAND with the new constant mesh gear design include:

Great Dane Model 70 (GDP70)
Designed for heavy-duty applications, the GDP70 support gear has an ultimate load capacity of 200,000 lbs, a rated lift capacity of 62,500 lbs and a rated side load capacity of 32,000 lbs. Three travel lengths of 15.5, 17 and 19 inches are available for the constant mesh gear that operates at 2.5 turns per inch in high gear and 33.8 turns per inch in low gear.

The GDP70 is offered with a heavy-duty 12- by 17-inch sand shoe and a self-leveling foot, and is available with Great Dane proprietary removable cushion foot in ten- and 12-inch square sizes. Also optional is the low maintenance NoLube system that encases the elevating screw in a sealed grease tube, giving it a new coating whenever the legs are raised or lowered, and a ten-year warranty.

Great Dane Model 60 (GDP60)
The GDP60 landing gear model features a lightweight design and the strength to handle loads up to 170,000 lbs. Its lift capacity is rated at 55,000 lbs and it has a side load capacity of 30,000 lbs. Combining the constant mesh gear and a floating nut design for high-speed capacity, the GDP60 support gear operates at 4.5 turns per inch in high gear and 38.7 turns per inch in low gear. The GDP60 is standard with the low maintenance NoLube system and Black Armour corrosion protection that provides an impenetrable barrier to water and damaging de-icing chemicals. Available in 15.5-, 17-, and 19-inch travel lengths, The GDP60 landing gear is offered with an optional removable heavy-duty cushion foot that can help absorb 50 percent more shock, as well as other sand shoe options.

Great Dane Model 50 (GDP50)
The GDP50 landing gear model, rated at an ultimate load capacity of 170,000 lbs, a lift capacity of 55,000 lbs and a side load capacity of 30,000 lbs, also features a universal mount to accommodate all types of trailer applications. The landing gear's design offers increased structural resistance to side-load forces and its floating nut feature with twin-bulkhead construction protects the elevating screw and helps prevent damage caused by dock walk. The GDP50 support gear's constant mesh gear is rated at 4.5 turns per inch in high gear and 38.7 turns per inch in low gear. The model is offered in 15.5- and 17-inch travel lengths with removable cushion foot and sand shoe footwear.

Improved, SAF-HOLLAND landing gear built for Great Dane continues to provide broad and comprehensive coverage for customers of all types.