5 Bolt on 4 1/2" Vortex Hub with 1" (44643) Bearings - E-Coat Finish
Tie Down Engineering has adapted the best features of grease and oil lubrication to develop the Vortex hub. The 81016 provides long term continuous bearing lubrication and ease of service or instpection. This hub is pre-greased and comes with 1" bearings for straight spindle axles on small capacity trailers.
Super strong threaded removable grease cap with O-ring
Cap design allows easy access to the spindle grease zerk fitting while maintaining a air tight system
Vortex system is designed to be a no maintenance hub for 6 years
Pre-greased with Lucas Oil Marine grease
Lucas Oil Marine grease is a premium lithium based complex fortified with rust and oxidation inhibitors, high pressure additives and provides a high degree of moisture resistance and washout properties
Cast iron hub has an E-coated finish to help protect agains rust and corrosion
Includes pre-pressed races, greased bearings, pre-pressed studs and flush pressed grease seal
Triple lipped, spring loaded grease seal provides a tight fit on the spindle
Fits onto standard low capacity axles with 1" straight spindles
Hub includes an external grease zerk fitting on the back for re-greasing
No need for periodic regreasing or instpection
NOTE: To maintain the factory warranty, Lucas Oil Marine grease must be used when adding or replacing grease in the Vortex hub.
Individual Hub Capacity: 1,250 lbs.
Bolt Pattern: 5 on 4 1/2"
Hub Height: 4 1/8"
Inner/Outer Bearing (included): L44643 (1")
Grease Seal Inner Diameter: 1.25"
Grease Cap: 48355V
(1) Vortex Hub, Pre-greased and loaded
(1) Inner Bearing
(1) Outer Bearing
(1) Grease Seal
(1) Vortex Threaded Cap
(1) Cotter Pin
(5) Lug Nuts
NOTE: Caps with white "Vortex" lettering is no longer being manufacturered by Tie Down Engineering.
Tie Down Engineering/Dexter Marine of Georgia Part Number: 81016