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Towbars for Trucks

Adaptable kits for rapid installation and compliance


*Note: Towbar kits shown exclude trailer couplings, air brake and electrical couplings, coupling mounting bolts.

Bartlett Towbar kits are engineered for rapid installation on light, medium and heavy trucks.

Virtually all chassis configurations are covered by Bartlett’s standard mounting systems which are shared across over 20 towbar kit models. This innovation saves your business time and money while providing improved fleet interoperability and all the safety and compliance standards required by law.

The Ordering Process

Confirm Coupling Type

Bartlett makes towbar models to host numerous coupling types including Bartlett Ball, Pintle Hook, Automatic Pin, as well as various other towball sizes.

Gather vehicle specifications

The following information will assist in the selection of the correct towbar model:

  • Truck make, model and mass limits.
  • Review compatibility of chassis for mounting the towbar.

Order Towbar

Use your catalogue to identify the best towbar model for your needs and place your order. Trailer couplings and other accessories are also available. Contact Bartlett directly if you require assistance.

Proceed to installation

Engage a suitably qualified tradesperson to install in accordance with installation instructions, and observe all applicable regulations. Most jurisdications require assessment, reporting and application of a vehicle modification plate by an Approved Vehicle Examiner (AVE).

Towbar Data

Quickly and easily understand your vehicle’s towing capacities. Our towbar report provides unmatched detail and clarity for fleet managers and operators, making load planning and operator training easier than ever. Values such as Aggregate Trailer Mass (ATM), Gross Trailer Mass (GTM), Static Vertical Load (SVL) and others are charted to help fleet managers and operators make the right decisions when planning their loads. Click here for more information

Apply for towbar report and rating plate

Submit your application for a towbar rating plate via the Bartlett website.

Click here for the form and for more information about rating plates

FEATURES INCLUDE:

  • Australian made and engineered.
  • Maximum strength – Light Weight for efficiency.
  • Flexible Side-Plate system easily adapts to a wide range of truck chassis.
  • Models to suit Ball Couplings, Pintle Hooks and Automatic Pin Couplings.
  • Modular Flat-Pack kits for rapid installation on new cab chassis or retrofitting to in-service vehicles.
  • ADR62 compliance for safety, vehicle registration and insurance.
  • Customised rating plate and detailed capability report supplied for fleet operators and safety officers.

LIGHT SERIES

Safety, compliance and extended service life.

Suitable for:
  • Light to medium rigid trucks.
  • Fleets, municipalities and utilities.
  • Road making, earthmoving, tree maintenance, general freight and car transporting operations.

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Medium series

Safety, compliance and extended service life.

Suitable for:

  • Medium to heavy rigid trucks.
  • Fleets, municipalities, utilities.
  • Road making, earthmoving, general freight.

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Heavy series

Suitable for:

  • Heavy rigid trucks.
  • Fleets, municipalities, utilities.
  • Road making, earthmoving, general freight.

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Information

For further information or questions about our towbars or ordering process
Phone 1300 123 284 or email sales@bartlett-equip.com.au

 
PRODUCT

Autowbar® Towbar Systems

STRONG, RELIABLE, VERSATILE


Bartlett Autowbars for trucks is an advanced towbar system designed to make switching trailer coupling types quickly and easily.

Trucks and trailers can now be interchanged in record time, allowing for a flexible, diverse and highly efficient transport service.

Quickly extend the vehicle’s towing capability:
  • Tow hire trailers
  • Contractors blend into other fleets
  • Just be awesome! Turn up and tow anything.

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FEATURES INCLUDE:

  • Australian made and engineered.
  • Large solid Square-Section designed to take on the toughest of towing conditions.
  • Models to suit Ball Couplings, Pintle Hooks, Automatic Pin and other coupling types.
  • ADR compliance for safety, vehicle registration and insurance.
  • Customised rating plate and detailed capability report for fleet operators and safety officers.
  • Modular design, delivered in ‘flat-packs’ for quick, easy and low-cost installation.

Our heavy duty removable coupling mounts make it easy to switch between a selection of popular coupling types:

Versatility for light to medium vehicles

  • Bartlett 95mm Ball
  • 70 Ball
  • 50 Ball
  • Pintle Hooks and others