Air brakes used in the agricultural sector involve a system mounted on the trailer, which is activated and controlled by a system installed on the tractor. TractAir Ltd supplies both systems. We also supply spare parts for both systems and for other applications. Please click on the product category of interest, for more information:
We can also use these technologies for bespoke products for other vehicles, sectors or different uses.
If you would like us to arrange installation, either at our works or at a dealer near you, then please get in touch.
The AEA (Agricultural Engineers Association) has recently released a guide to trailed equipment braking. This excellent guide covers aspects of brake system design, maintenance and use. It also explains current and upcoming legislation regarding agricultural braking systems. The guide is published in two versions, one aimed at agricultural equipment dealers and the other at end users. Both guides can be found using the links below :
LOOK BEHIND YOU! A guide to trailed equipment braking (Dealer edition)
LOOK BEHIND YOU! A guide to trailed equipment braking (Public edition)