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5-Leaf Slipper Spring w/ Radius End for 10,000-lb Trailer Axles - 30-1/2" Long

5-Leaf Slipper Spring w/ Radius End for 10,000-lb Trailer Axles - 30-1/2" Long

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Slipper leaf spring acts as part of a trailer's suspension system by providing an attachment point for a 10,000-lb axle. Spring flexes to resist shock and also ensures a smooth ride. Includes bushing with 1" inner diameter. Lowest Prices for the best trailer leaf spring suspension from Universal Group. 5-Leaf Slipper Spring w/ Radius End for 10,000-lb Trailer Axles - 30-1/2" Long part number SP-268275 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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Universal Group Trailer Leaf Spring Suspension - SP-268275

  • Leaf Springs
  • Springs
  • Slipper Springs - 3 Inch
  • 30-1/2 Inch Long
  • 10000 lbs
  • Universal Group

Slipper leaf spring acts as part of a trailer's suspension system by providing an attachment point for a 10,000-lb axle. Spring flexes to resist shock and also ensures a smooth ride. Includes bushing with 1" inner diameter.


Features:

  • Leaf spring acts as part of your trailer's suspension system
    • Provides attachment point for your trailer's axle
  • Multiple leaves allow flexibility to absorb road shock
    • Allows for a smooth ride
    • Reduces wear and tear on trailer
    • Ensures level ride on bumpy and uneven surfaces
  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Rubber bushing included
  • Pre-mounted hangers or aftermarket hanger kit (sold separately) required for installation
    • Eye of spring attaches to hanger mounted on trailer frame
    • Slipper end slides into hanger or equalizer


Specs:

  • Quantity: 1 leaf spring
  • Spring capacity: 5,000 lbs
  • Axle capacity: 10,000 lbs
  • Length from center of spring eye to end of spring: 30-1/2"
  • Spring width: 3"
  • Eye diameter with bushing: 1"
    • Eye diameter without bushing: 2"
  • Leaf thickness: 3/8"
  • Number of leaves: 5
  • Additional dimensions: see table


Radius End Slipper Spring

Part NumberABCDEF
SP-26827513-1/2"29-1/2"30-1/2"14-9/16"18-1/8"3-15/16"


Note: To ensure proper axle alignment and suspension performance, leaf springs should always be replaced in pairs.


Leaf springs are an integral part of your trailer suspension system. The leaf springs provide the attachment points for your trailer's axle, suspending it from the frame of your trailer. Each spring flexes to absorb road shock as you travel, allowing the axle to move somewhat independently of the rest of your trailer. This helps to reduce wear and tear on the trailer and also ensures a smooth ride.


Slipper leaf springs attach to hangers that are welded onto your trailer. The eye of this spring will attach to the front hanger with a suspension bolt. The flat slipper end of the spring will slide into the rear hanger. If you have a tandem- or triple-axle trailer, the slipper end will slide into the equalizer that connects multiple springs. The shape of the slipper end of a leaf spring may vary slightly due to differences among trailer manufacturers. Because of this, it's important to check your leaf spring's slipper end before purchasing a replacement spring.


To mount this spring, you will need hangers, a suspension bolt, and possibly a spring keeper bolt, depending on the design of the rear hanger. If you are simply replacing a spring, you may still have hangers welded onto your trailer, but it would be wise to replace the bolts as they can experience wear. It is also recommended that you replace the other leaf spring in your setup at the same time. Because springs can sag and elongate as they wear, this new spring may not exactly match the old one, and the alignment of your trailer could be affected.


If you are fabricating a trailer, you will need to purchase a hanger kit for installation. To determine the type of hanger kit that you need, you must know the specific type of leaf spring that you have, as well as your axle capacity. Depending on the hanger kits used with them, springs can be configured to work for single-, tandem- or triple-axle applications. Hangers and other suspension components can also be purchased separately if there isn't a complete kit that works for your setup.



UNA-268 Universal Group Slipper Trailer Leaf Spring - 5 Leaf - 5,000-lb Capacity

Replaces 72-43-1





Video of 5-Leaf Slipper Spring w/ Radius End for 10,000-lb Trailer Axles - 30-1/2" Long

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Video Transcript for Universal Group Trailer Suspension - Leaf Spring Suspension - SP-268275 Review

Today, we're going to be taking a look at the 5-leaf slipper spring for 10,000 pound trailer axles. This is made from a durable steel construction. It's going to flex, so it's going to absorb road shock and provide a smooth ride. It's also designed to reduce wear and tear on your trailer. It's going to ensure a level ride on bumpy and uneven surfaces. It's going to mount to the trailer frame with hangers or a hanger kit. Those items are sold separately.

If you are in need of those or interested in those, you can check out some options here at etrailer.com. You got the eye on this end here. It's got the bushing in there. On this end, you're going to have the slipper end. Now, this is a 5-leaf spring. It's going to have a spring capacity of 5,000 pounds and it is designed for 10,000 pound trailer axles.

Let's take a few measurements real quick. We are going to measure from the center of the eye to the end of the spring. That's going to give us a measurement of about 30 1/2 inches. From the center of the eye to the top of the bend, or the top of the curve, that's going to measure about 29 1/2 inches. The spring width, measuring just the thickness, edge to edge, is going to be 3 inches.

Then, the eye diameter is going to be 1 inch. Now, please keep in mind that in order to ensure proper axle alignment and suspension performance, leaf springs should always be replaced in pairs. That's going to do it for today's look at the 5-leaf slipper spring for 10,000 pound trailer axles.


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5-Leaf Slipper Spring w/ Radius End for 10,000-lb Trailer Axles - 30-1/2" Long - SP-268275

Average Customer Rating:  5.0 out of 5 stars   (4 Customer Reviews)

Slipper leaf spring acts as part of a trailer's suspension system by providing an attachment point for a 10,000-lb axle. Spring flexes to resist shock and also ensures a smooth ride. Includes bushing with 1" inner diameter.

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