Who is Heavy Duty Specialties (HDS)? 

Established in the early 1990's, Heavy Duty Specialties formed to provide manufacturing companies access to reliable, cutting-edge products and technologies.  The common thread among the industries we serve is the production of industrial and municipal vehicles and related assemblies.   

The principals we represent are all domestic companies maintaining lasting, successful partnerships with a wide range of manufacturers of land, sea, air and military vehicles.  They include GPV, Oshkosh Truck Corporation, Terex Industries, Vermeer, John Deere, Wacker Neuson, TACOMM, Harley Davidson, Pierce Manufacturuing, Cruisers Yachts, SnoWay, Jacobson Textron, Ariens, JLG, Rite Hite and many others, large and small. 

The Wisconsin Team serves customers across the Midwest and consists of three representatives (below) and office support staff.

Todd Schroeder:  
Off:262.695.2058      Cell:847.226.3580       Fax:262.695.2176  tschroeder13@wi.rr.com

Wally Eckart:            
Off:262.594.3182      Cell:414.379.7480       Fax: 262.594.3182

Ben Schroeder:     
Off: 262.695.2058     Cell: 414.303.0920      Fax: 262.695.2176

To access the websites of the manufacturers we represent, click on the website links - on the right side of this page..

Our Principals include...

J.W. Speaker Corporation
Engineered Light Solutions

Technologies: LED, Halogen, HID/Xenon
Applications include: Headlamps, Worklights, Marine Lamps, Indicator Lights, Flashers, Courtesy Lighting, Alarms,
Turn Signals, Dock Lights, Aquatic Lighting,
Hand-held Lighting and more.


    Maxima Technologies' 

The Precise Measure of Performance

Gauges, Controls, Sensors and Instrument Clusters... Products include: Direct Data Bus Instruments, Hourmeters, Fuel and Level Sensors, Instrument Clusters, Tachometers, Switches and more.


The NASON Company
New Thinking
Smaller.  Stronger.  Smarter.

Pneumatic and Hydraulic Cylinders
and Custom Engineered Switches


POSITRON Corporation

Custom Instrument Panels: Switch Panels, Dash Panels and Audio Panel Systems...


We Are..

Serving Customers throughout the Midwest
from our home office:

2982 Rocky Point Dr.
Pewaukee, Wisconsin  53027
Ph: 262.695.2058  Fax: 262.695.2176

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