designed to replace and upgrade the traditional jockey
wheel, or complement a permanent folding jockey wheel for
caravans, boat trailers or heavy trailers. With height
adjustment of 150mm it's easy to clamp onto the chassis of
caravan or trailer and locked as a normal support stand when
caravan or trailer is parked.
enables users to manoeuver their caravans, boat trailers and
heavy trailers as easily as possible using the Remote
utilizes a powerful motor
to drive the Wheel in all directions on hard surfaces at
approximately 8 metres per minute with safe maneuvering of
caravans or trailers of 3,500kg. Power is supplied from
either a 12V DC auxiliary battery or the caravan or boat
in-built supply and can also be supplied from a "Jump Start"
unit. The Optitec V2 mover has current overload protection
limited to 50amps and has integrated thermal protection,
which will protect the machine if attempting to operate it
beyond its limits.
has the capacity to traverse an incline of
on the trailer weight and available surface traction. (Note
- this does
mean the Optitec V2 can push any size trailer up 20 degrees.
The lighter the trailer, the greater the incline possible).
Our motor/transmission testing was carried out using a
2500kg trailer up 6 to 8 degree inclines. *Caution
must be used whenever operating in the vicinity of sloped or
uneven surfaces (*see all
warnings in the manual).
supports a loaded weight of 300kg. It is extremely portable
with total weight of 22kg. The size of the Optitec Wheel is
326x220x760mm and can be easily packed in a car to travel.