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New Product Added ABT-DS-001

Wednesday 26th July 2017

Single Disc Brake Unit 

This trainer is based on a typical front axle disc air braking system, using single line air pressure to operate the disc brakes via the foot brake and treadle valve.

The example pictured is from a Renault Premium fitted with the Meritor ELSA 2 Disc brake system.

Different brake manufactures systems can be offered to suit the customers…

New Product Added X4WD-003

Monday 24th July 2017

Sectioned 4 Wheel Drive Transmission

Fully sectioned 4 wheel drive Gearbox/Transfer case showing the internal workings of a sectioned 4 wheel drive transmission system.

Exposed components include:

5 forward gears, reverse, selector forks, synchro rings, Transfer case, planetary gears, mode fork, oil pump, drive chain and mode indicator switch. The Mode selector lever allows the sectioned 4 Wheel drive transmission to be…

Refurbishment Of Block Automotive Products

Tuesday 6th June 2017

Block Automotive Ltd can offer a full refurbishment service for any of our pre loved training products.

After many years of use it could be time to consider this option.

Wiring may be getting tired, along with the overall appearance of the training product.

This offers a cost effective solution to bring your existing resource back to full health in line with…

Videos Of The Hybrid Trainer

Thursday 18th May 2017

We now have Videos available upon request of the Hybrid Trainer 

Please contact if you think these would be beneficial or of interest to yourself or Training Establishment.

 

Products Added To The Website

Thursday 18th May 2017

New products have been added to the website this month 

Products Added                                                                                                …

Hybrid Trainer & Remote Fault Insertion

Monday 24th April 2017

Block Automotive Ltd

have 2 new products that are now available 

 

Hybrid Trainer – HYBRID-001

Fully operational petrol/electric hybrid trainer manufactured using original automotive components.

Based upon Toyota Prius MKIII hybrid/Petrol engine, complete with Fuel, Cooling, Exhaust, Ignition, Start ,Fully working CVT…

North East Scotland College "Rig Room"

Wednesday 5th October 2016

After a couple of years in the planning and construction Baniff and Bucks College (North East Scotland College) have finally moved into their new facility complete with new rig room.

"Everything looks great and fits really well. Everyone who has visited have been really impressed with the kit so well done and thanks again". (Paul Balfour lecturer).

 

We were happy to supply all the trainers for their new rig…

Remote Fault Insertion

Tuesday 29th March 2016

Block Automotive is currently working with a third party to include remote fault insertion on all petrol and diesel engine trainers (Summer 2016).

Please stay in touch for further information.

Agricultural Range

Tuesday 29th March 2016

Block Automotive would like to introduce our agricultural range, comprising of a fully sectioned tractor unit showing al the internal workings of the engine, gearbox and differential. All cab and auxiliaries have been exposed for educational purposes.

The donor vehicle is a John Deere tractor unit. The unit is fully mobile mounted on a self-contained portable stand complete with castors. We can fully section any tractor unit depending on your…

Welcome to our new website!

Monday 5th July 2010

We've recently implemented our new improved website. We'd love to hear your thoughts on the new site so please don't hesitate to get in touch via our contact page.