VLT HGV Hydraulic Wheel-play Detectors


VLT HGV Wheel-play detectors are quite simply, the best option money can buy, they are heavy duty in build quality and manufactured to be used in a test centre environment all day, every day without stopping. Wheel-play detectors in most cases will be installed into your workshop floor so they are fully galvanised dipped for maximum protection against possible corrosion. 20 tonne axle weight, electro-Hydraulic in operation and supplied with a heavy duty steel control box which houses the pump unit and electronics. The handset is completely cable free, operated via radio frequency, the handset incorporates the different mode settings and built-in high lumen torch. Quite simply, these units are easy to operate and designed to give maximum reliability and performance once installed into your workshop. DVSA testing stations in the UK have these units installed into their own premises hence they are fully Approved by the DVSA for use in ATF Test Lanes. To enable easy installation these units can be supplied with fully galvanised sub-frames for fitting into the workshop floor. FULL TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS BELOW 24 Months full Manufacturers Warranty This product includes delivery, installation and tuition at your premises within the UK. Some of the Scottish Highlands & Islands may incur extra delivery costs, if you are located in these regions, please ring before you buy. Price Promise : We promise never to be beaten on price by our competitors, if you see a price advertised cheaper than us, we will match it for you, no problem! We simply need to make sure the item you have seen is identical and in our stock, and then we’re good to go. Please Note Pricing : Our Cash Price : £9,500.00 plus 20% vat (£11,400.00) Leasing Option available if required, ask us for a quotation.


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Product Description

Typical Wheel-play detector layout drawing, with dimensions : 

VLT Wheelplay detectors can be supplied in 16 movement or 8 movement plates.

In the UK 8 movement plates are the standard required.

for heavy goods vehicles
ModelVLT 9143

Maximum axle weight20000 kg

Maximum wheel weight10000 kg

Total maximum movement200mm

Maximum movement each side100 mm

Horizontal force, opposite60 kN

Horizontal force, on each plate30 kN

Cars, light goods vehicles programno

Heavy goods vehicle, buses programyes

Extra connection port for load simulatorno

Special steering facilitiesno

Pit dimensions
Optional sub-frame
725mm x 985mm x 160 mm 
Part Number 9006
Motor power
3.0 kW
Electrical supply
400 V, 3 phase, 50 Hz
Automated program cyclesno

Manual programyes

Remote control / hand lampradio frequency

Movement of the plates8

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