Unique to NRC, the Tag Axle is the perfect addition to get the best out of any NRC heavy tow truck. Slide this unit in the rails of your NRC underlift system to instantly increase its payload and enhance your truck’s braking power. More profits and more safety, all at once. What more could you ask for?

Standard Equipment

  • Detachable from wrecker body in minutes
  • Liftable air ride suspension
  • 4 x 215/70R17.5 radial tires w/ dual steel wheels
  • Safety chain pockets
  • Federal standard #108 compliant light group
  • 17,000 lbs [7,700 kg] tag axle
  • Air brakes
  • Load control adjustment w/ air pressure dial
  • Aluminum fenders
  • Epoxy primer paint


  • Axle capacity : 20,000 lbs
  • Tires capacity : 18,000 lbs
  • Brake rating : 17,000 lbs
  • Weight : 2,200 lbs

Optional Equipment

  • Aluminum budd wheels
  • 20,000lbs tires


  • SAFETY FIRST: When everything is moving at breakneck speed, stopping power is crucial. The additional set of brakes will make you stay in control and come to an abrupt halt whenever you have to.
  • DO MORE: Lower your tag axle and tow what others can't. Lift it up and save on fuel. Increase your revenues. Lower your costs. Quickly see the return on investment.
  • DON'T WORRY, RIDE HAPPY: Experience extra smooth driveability provided by the adjustable air ride suspension. Hit the scales smiling whenever you haul heavier vehicles.