Jun 25, 2013 3:01:00 PM
In the short video below, our Inside Sales Manager Butch Troutt explains how fast we're able to ship parts to customers all around the United States. As Butch explains, Fleetguard Filters can be shipped the same day to most states, even Alaska.
Jun 4, 2013 2:13:00 PM
In the video below, Chris Troutt explains how Ottawa mounts its transmissions vs. how the competition mounts transmissions.
With Ottawa's new iPad app, Louisville Switching is able to see a direct comparison between what Ottawa offers and what competitors offer. One example of this is the transmission. The transmissions on the Ottawa Yard Truck are built on a shock absorber, so when the truck is going through bumpy terrain, the transmission is not taking a direct impact or beating on the frame.
May 31, 2013 2:29:00 PM
The hydraulic system is powered by a power take off (PTO) which is bolted on the side of the transmission and is ran off the gears inside the transmission. The PTO has a hydraulic pump bolted to it with a shaft that has splines that fit into the PTO. This pumps fluid throughout the system and to the hydraulic valve.