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Company Expands 5th Wheel Line

May Wes adds new models to its long-standing Slide-N-Drive Poly 5th wheel covers.

More farms are turning to "big rigs" to move products from field to market. And for more than 20 years May Wes has offered a product line that helps extend the life of the hitch wheel plate surface and extend the life of these over-the-road rigs. Recently the company added two new poly covers to the line pushing the number to 20 different product offerings that support these fifth-wheel makes and models:

* Holland: FW35, FW8, FW17, FW3500, FW2600, FWS1 FW6000

* Fontaine: 7000, 6000, 5092, 3000

* Jost: JSK37H, JSK37U and JSK37F

* Simplex: Simplex SE, Simplex Lite, Simplex II

* ASF: Castloc, Castloc II

* Reese: 18K, 20K and 25K

* Robin Industries: 15K

The Slide-N-Drive uses ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene material that eliminates the need for greasing the fifth wheel plate surface. The non-stick surface also keeps debris from sticking and enables for improved trailer handling and maneuverability. The one-quarter-inch thick UMHW's strength also extends the life of the fifth wheel plate and May-Wes says over-the-road drivers report getting 400,000 miles plus per poly cover.

The kit comes with all you need for basic installation. You can learn more about the product line by visiting

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