Variable Fan Drive and Plastic Fan cool equipment engines.

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Modulator® LCV40 Fully Variable Fan Drive and WindMaster® Plastic LS11 Fan help improve fuel economy of agricultural, construction, and transportation equipment. Controlled by engine's electronic control unit (ECU), completely sealed Modulator LCV40 Fan Drive offers variable-speed operation. WindMaster LS11 blades, constructed with UV-stabilized materials, can be trimmed to appropriate size and are optimized for minimum deflection, reduced fan stress, and airflow stability.

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Horton Introduces the Modulator® LCV40 Fully Variable Fan Drive and WindMaster® Plastic LS11 Fan

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Horton introduces the Modulator® LCV40 Fully Variable Fan Drive and WindMaster® Plastic LS11 Fan. These products will be previewed at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in March and will be available to the market in the spring of 2014. This engine cooling solution delivers maximum efficiency and optimized cooling in a wide variety of agricultural, construction and transportation equipment. Compact and lightweight, Modulator LCV40 and WindMaster LS11 provide improved fuel economy.

Controlled by the engine’s electronic control unit (ECU), the Modulator LCV40 Fan Drive has high torque and a faster response time. The fan drive’s variable-speed operation and lower off-speed result in more usable horsepower for auxiliary systems. The fan drive is completely sealed with durable construction for long, maintenance-free operating life.

Designed for a broad range of operating conditions, WindMaster LS11 blades can be trimmed to the appropriate size for radiator and airflow requirements. The LS11 blades are computer optimized for minimum deflection, reduced fan stress and increased airflow stability. Constructed with UV-stabilized materials, WindMaster Plastic LS11 Fans have an exceptional strength-to-weight ratio.

“The Modulator LCV40 Fan Drive combined with a WindMaster LS11 Fan meets or exceeds the Tier 4 and Stage IV emissions standards,” says Jeff Wood, Horton’s product manager, fans. “This engine cooling package provides optimized cooling in a broad range of first-fit and retrofit applications.”

For information, visit or call +1 651.361.6400 or 1.800.621.1320.

With more than 60 years of industry experience, commitment to service, reliability and innovation, Horton is a premium worldwide provider of fan drives, fans and suspension products. Horton’s comprehensive research and development processes are driven by a dedication to exceed industry requirements today and in the future. The company has manufacturing plants in the United States and Germany, with licensed manufacturing facilities in Australia and the United Kingdom; offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Germany; and representatives in Chile, Russia, Japan, South Korea, China, India and Australia. Horton products include VMaster® and Stratis® Viscous Fan Drives, VMaster Di and Stratis Di Viscous Fan Drives and Controllers, DM Advantage® On/Off and Two-Speed Fan Drives, Arctis® Two-Speed Fan Drives, WindMaster Fans, WindShift Modular Fans, Shogun Modular Fans, Electromagnetic On/Off Fan Drives, Klondike Series® Replacement Fan Clutches for the Kysor® K22RA and K26RA as well as repair kits for Kysor’s K26RA, K22RA and K22FA, PolarForce® Two-Speed Conversion Kits, DM Advantage Conversion Super Kits, Genuine Horton repair kits, remanufactured fan drives and Roller Bushing Suspension Products.

Horton, Inc.

2565 Walnut Street

Roseville, MN 55113


+1 651.361.6400

Kysor is a registered trademark of BorgWarner.

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