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Brake Controller Metal Chassis – 1 Axle$124.50 inc GST
Brake Controller Metal Chassis – 2 axle Trailer$172.60 inc GST
Tekonsha Primus IQ Controller$155.00 inc GST
Tekonsha Prodigy P2$203.00 inc GST
Tekonsha Prodigy P3$232.25 inc GST
Brake Controllers In-cab and Chassis Mounted Brake Controllers
Electric brake controllers must never have the main braking power supplied through the lighting circuit.
Solder all cables in the braking system.
However, a contactor is used to provide power to lighting circuits. The contavtor draws its supply from the vehicle’s battery.
Firstly, there are two types of electric brake controller
- Proportional controllers stop the trailer the harder when you push on the brake harder on the pedal.
- Non-proportional controllers are pre-set according to the weight of the trailer.
Queensland and the NT currently allow non-proportional controllers.
Couplemate strongly recommends all electrical joints be soldered.
Over time, joints become corroded and as a result, fail.
Unsoldered electrical joints that fail often cause a fire as a result of copper wires becoming annealed.
Finally, if you are lucky, the joints will open circuit before causing a fire. Therefore you can see the importance of soldered joints.