Last updated on January 11th, 2020 at 12:31 pm
Five stud galvanised lazy hubs are available on boat trailers and campers with 14-inch wheels or smaller. All 150mm hubs are made in Australia by Couplemate.
LM or SL or Composite bearings are suitable for these 5 stud galvanised lazy hubs.
Note: No Bearings or wheel nuts.
Available in the following PCD.
- Ford S/L (5 x 114.3 PCD 1/2 studs)
- HT/Torana (5 x 4.25” PCD 7/16 studs)
- HQ (5 x 4.75” PCD 7/16 studs)
- LandCruiser (5 x150 PCD 9/16 studs)
- Valiant 5 x 4.5″ Studs
- VW Golf
We recommend Japanese bearings for high-speed highway use and longevity of your trailer bearings. Check your bearings yearly for water ingress or black carbon deposit in your grease. Carbon black represents bearing wear, so they will need replacing. Carbon black comes from wear on the casing of the bearings.
In summary, galvanising unbraked trailer hubs has a negligible effect on the load rating. Should the weakening of centres concern you, Read this article.