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CE Smith Trailer Idler Hub Assembly w/ Case for 2.5K Axles - 5 on 4-1/2 - Galvanized - Pre-Greased

CE Smith Trailer Idler Hub Assembly w/ Case for 2.5K Axles - 5 on 4-1/2 - Galvanized - Pre-Greased

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Pre-greased, marine-grade hub is built for trailer idler axles. Fits 2.5K axles with BT8 spindles. Inner bearing (L44643) and race, outer bearing (L44643) and race, grease seal, cap, lug nuts, and cotter pin included. For 8" to 12" wheels. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hubs and drums from CE Smith. CE Smith Trailer Idler Hub Assembly w/ Case for 2.5K Axles - 5 on 4-1/2 - Galvanized - Pre-Greased part number CE13215 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-800-940-8924 for expert service.
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CE Smith Trailer Hubs and Drums - CE13215

  • 5 on 4-1/2 Inch
  • For 2500 lbs Axles
  • Hub
  • Pre-Greased
  • Standard
  • 8 Inch Wheel
  • 10 Inch Wheel
  • 12 Inch Wheel
  • 1/2 Inch Stud
  • L44643
  • L44643
  • CE Smith

Pre-greased, marine-grade hub is built for trailer idler axles. Fits 2.5K axles with BT8 spindles. Inner bearing (L44643) and race, outer bearing (L44643) and race, grease seal, cap, lug nuts, and cotter pin included. For 8" to 12" wheels.


Features:

  • Marine-grade trailer hub assembly fits idler axles
    • Includes bearings, races, grease seal, grease cap, lug nuts, and cotter pin
  • Pre-greased idler hub is easy to install - no need to pack bearings
    • Lubricated with heavy-duty grease for marine applications
  • Sturdy iron construction
  • Galvanized finish offers excellent corrosion resistance
    • Ideal for use on a boat or snowmobile trailer
  • Zinc plating on lug nuts, cotter pin, and grease cap helps to limit corrosion
  • Carrying case with handle keeps all the parts in one place
    • Easy to stow on your trailer in case of an emergency
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: 2,500-lb axles with BT8 spindles
  • Wheel size: 8" to 12"
  • Bolt pattern: 5 on 4-1/2"
  • Wheel stud dimensions: 1/2" diameter x 1-7/8" long
  • Grease cap flange diameter: 1.98"
  • Hub flange diameter: 5-9/16"
  • Weight capacity: 1,250 lbs


Bearing, Race, and Seal Information

  • Bearings (included)
    • Inner bearing: L44643 (1" inner diameter)
    • Outer bearing: L44643 (1" inner diameter)
  • Races (included)
    • Inner race: L44610
    • Outer race: L44610
  • Grease seal (included): 34823
    • Inner diameter: 1.249"
    • Outer diameter: 1.983"

Determining the Bolt Pattern

The first number in the bolt pattern is the number of bolt holes. The second number denotes the diameter, in inches, of the circle on which the bolt holes sit.


Bolt Pattern - Even

On wheels with an even number of bolt holes, measure from the center of one bolt hole to the center of the hole directly across from it. (Example: 8 on 6-1/2 means 8 bolt holes with 6-1/2" from the center of one hole to the center of another on the opposite side.)


Bolt Pattern - Odd

To determine the bolt-circle diameter on wheels with an odd number of bolt holes, measure from the center of any bolt hole to the point halfway between the two bolt holes directly across from the first. (Example: 5 on 4-1/2 means 5 bolt holes with 4-1/2" measured to a point halfway between the opposite bolt holes.)


Bolt Pattern - Side

Measuring the distance (D) from the center of one bolt hole on the wheel to the center of a bolt hole right next to it can also help to determine the bolt pattern.

  • If D = 2-5/8", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 4-1/2"
  • If D = 2-3/4", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 4-3/4"
  • If D = 3", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 5"
  • If D = 3-1/4", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 5-1/2"


13215 C.E. Smith Trailer Hub Kit with Packed Bearings for 2,500-lb Axle with Hardware and Carrying Case - 5 on 4-1/2 - Galvanized




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Video Transcript for CE Smith Trailer Hubs and Drums CE13215 Review

Today we're taking a look at the C.E. Smith Trailer Idler Hub with Case. This marine grade trailer hub assembly fits idler axles. It includes your bearings, races, grease seal, grease cap, lug nuts and cotter pin. This right here is the hub assembly. You can see that it's pre-greased idler hub.

It's easy to install. There's no need to pack your bearings. It's already done.So, it's lubricated with heavy duty grease for marine applications. We're looking at a nice, sturdy iron construction, with a galvanized finish, offer excellent corrosion resistance. We also have a nice zinc plating on the lug nuts and the cotter pin and the grease cap to help limit corrosion.It does come with the carrying case, latches closed.

It's got a nice handle on here. Keeps all the parts in one place, makes it easy to stow on your trailer in case of an emergency. The product is made in the USA. It does have a grease inaudible 00:00:59 there so we can easily add grease whenever we need to. Again, cotter pins included.

Grease caps included. Studs are already pressed in and then lug nuts are included.This is designed for 2,500 pound axles with DT-8 spindles, wheel sizes eight inches to 12 inches. Bolt pattern is five on four and a half inches. Wheel studs are a half inch diameter by one and seven-eighths inches long. The grease cap flange diameter is one point nine eight inches.

The hub flange diameter is five and nine-sixteenths inches and the weight capacity for a single hub is 1,250 pounds.Now when it comes to the bearing, race and seal information, inner and outer bearings are the same. Those are L44643 bearings with a one inch inner diameter. The inner and outer races are the same. That's L44610 when it comes to the race number. And then the grease seal is a 34823 seal with an inner diameter of one point two four nine inches and an outer diameter of one point nine eight three inches.That's going to do it for today's look at the C.E. Smith Trailer Idler Hub Assembly with Carrying Case.


Customer Reviews

CE Smith Trailer Idler Hub Assembly w/ Case for 2.5K Axles - 5 on 4-1/2 - Galvanized - Pre-Greased - CE13215

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (9 Customer Reviews)

Pre-greased, marine-grade hub is built for trailer idler axles. Fits 2.5K axles with BT8 spindles. Inner bearing (L44643) and race, outer bearing (L44643) and race, grease seal, cap, lug nuts, and cotter pin included. For 8" to 12" wheels.

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First of all - the information on your web site made everything possible.
Second: I could have just as easily laid out the cash and had the local marine shop take care of it; however, since the trailer belonged to my daughter, I decided to make this a father/daughter repair. Although she is a practicing RN with very little mechanical proclivity, she is a quick study and together with your web site information, we accomplished the task in less than an hour.
Thank you etrailer.



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Product looks solid. Went on as planned. Be aware that this does not include the washer that goes between the outer bearing and the spindle nut. I assumed it did. Product description is not clear that this isn't included. I assumed it was. I used the washer from the old hubs I was replacing so no problem.



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Exactly what I ordered made with quality materials!



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Other than the long phone wait, everything else was excellent. I was very happy they had my hard to find part at the going rate & with quick delivery.



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Excellent product and great service!


Comments
Working great! Putting many miles with this boat trailer.
Mark - 10/29/2020

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This is now, two different orders that I have placed with this Company. I am thoroughly impressed and grateful for their fast, efficient service, the wide range of products, and the speed at which they get your order shipped. Prices are great, too!



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