Brake Controllers

Electric Brake Controllers from REDARC AND Tekonsha

Electric Brake Controllers are devices that supply power from a vehicle to a trailers brakes when the vehicles brakes are applied. They are an essential part of towing any trailer with a weight of 750kgs GTM or over. All trailers over this weight must be fitted with brakes by law. Electric brakes are the most common and these require a controller with the appropriate connections to be fitted in the tow vehicle.

Southern Towbars has a range of controllers to suit your vehicle and the type of towing you intend on doing. Our experienced team will be able to advise on product choice and quickly and efficiently install it for you.


Based in South Australia, REDARC has over 35 years’ experience in the research, design, development and manufacture of a range of electronic voltage converters and associated products, inverters, power supplies, battery chargers, brake controllers and trailer braking products.


Intelligent trailer braking is the key to the success of the Tekonsha product line. What began as a manufacturer of RV stairs and steps in 1964, Tekonsha has evolved to become a trusted name in towing safety. The core product line consists of brake controllers, electrical wiring and trailer brakes. The Tekonsha line has been trusted by professional towers and weekend warriors for worry-free travel.
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