Monthly Archives: December 2013

Helpful Mechanic’s Tip: Easily replace a cotter pin ‘without looking’…

Russ Carlson demonstrates a quick and easy way to replace a cotter pin – on the Model 7503 Carlson Energy Caliper Brake at the offices of Clutchco of Louisiana:

Carlson Energy brakes are some of the EASIEST to adjust and maintain in the field. A much simpler design, with less moving parts, makes the job of replacing the brake shoes and pads – or adjusting the brake for wear – a simple operation, when compared to competitive designs.

And this helpful mechanic’s tip makes the job even easier.