Flatbed Container Trailer
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1. About Flatbed Trailer
FUDENG 40 ft flatbed trailer has high cost performance amount all suppliers. The 40 ft flatbed trailer adopt high strength steel Q345B steel material with China famous steel manufacture, have good performance ability in long term large load weight transporting.
To be your business transporting good helper must be durable, wearable and large weight loading capacity which can have longer service lift time to make your invest on the 40 ft flatbed trailer make more beneficial. FUDENG 40 ft flatbed trailer design and built based on these concepts and customer demand which make our 40 ft flatbed trailer very popular among customers.
We can build 30 tons to 100 tons different capacity loading 40 ft flatbed trailer per your transport request. The 40ft flatbed trailer can not only carry container but also bulk cargo like steel plate, steel tubes and pipes, steel bar etc. And the centralized loading heavy duty flatbed trailer can also be made for 80 tons 100ton payload for steel coil of strip.
And meantime, we can produce telescopic flatbed trailers for longer cargo load, 40ft flatbed trailer with sidewalls as well.
FUDENG also have several special models to choose from, like superlink Flatbed Trailer and extendable flatbed trailer
The extendable flatbed trailer has no roof or walls to the side. It is a bare platform on which different container sizes are secured using container locks ready for transportation. They are primarily used for the transportation of bulk cargo.
2. Flatbed Semi Trailer Specifications
|Dimension||12.5m×2.5m×1.65m (1.2m）(Outside) Or customized|
|Tare weight||About 7.8T|
|Twist lock||12 units THT Type or customized|
|Main beam||Q345B carbon steel “H” beam|
|Frame Floor||The thickness is 3mm pattern or customized|
|Axle||2/3/4 axles, 13tons BPW / FUWA/FD brand or Optional|
|Landing Gear||JOST brand 28T lifting capacity Or Optional|
|King Pin||2.00 or 3.5 inch bolt-in king pin|
|Suspension||Mechanical suspension Or Air suspension|
|Leaf Spring||90mm(W)*16mm(T)*10Layer thicken type|
|Tire||12R22.5, 13R22.5, 11.00R20, 12.00R20, 315/80R22.5, 385/65R22.5 optional|
|Accessories||One standard tool box|
we can customized according your demand
3. The manufacturing process of container flatbed semi-trailer
- Engineers provide drawings based on platform semi trailer data and customer requirements and then distributed the drawings to the workers in the production department.
- According to the drawings of each part produced by the design department, use a CNC cutting machine to cut each part, such as the steel plate for the main beam and the reinforcing plate.
- Welded container flatbed semi trailers work platform, welded side beams, main beams, welded kingpins, welded suspension, welded bottom floor.
- flatbed trailer manufacturers derusting, frosting, spraying primer, spraying paint, wax spraying; installing axles; installing tires.
- Print VIN code, waiting for packing.
4. FUDENG flat bed semi trailer details
- The standard size of FUDENG’s flatbed semi trailer is a 3axle 40ft flatbed semi trailer, which can be used to transport a 40ft container or two 20ft containers, and it can also transport bags, bottles, log building materials, glass, etc. in bulk goods.
- There are 12 twistlocks on each flatbed trailer. The position of the container locks is designed. The four locks in the middle are used to pull a 20ft container in the middle to avoid the situation that one end is too heavy and the other is too light.
- Of course, the FUDENG flatbed semi trailer can be customized. We have 2axle 20ft flatbed semi trailer, equipped with 8 twistlocks, 3axle 45ft flatbed semi trailer, and 14 twistlocks that can be pulled 45ft container, etc.
- Each flatbed semi trailer has 3mm patterned bottoms to increase the friction between the cargo or the container and the floor.
- In order to adapt to the bad road conditions in Africa, there are generally more mechanical suspensions. Of course, air suspensions can also be customized. The mechanical suspension adopts the thicken design, including the leaf springs connected to the suspension, and also adopts a thicken design. The main beam of FUDENG’s flatbed semi trailers are all thickened and reinforced to increase their service life.
- The brake system uses a standard double air chamber, and each trailer is equipped with two air cylinders as standard, and the air is stored for braking. There is a water tank at the bottom of the trailer to connect each brake pad wheel hub to increase the service life of the wheel hub to ensure the safety of the use process.
- The landing gear adopts the JOST landing gear of the famous brand, and the axle adopts the 13tons heavy duty axle of FD, which is specially designed for African customers.
5. Flat deck semi trailer advantages
- FUDENG 40 ft flatbed trailer main beam build with high strength steel material adopt advanced automatic arc-submerging welding tech, and use uncut thicker steel sheet build the main beam makes the 40 ft flatbed trailer main bean much stronger and more durable in rough road conditions.
- The 40 ft flatbed trailer loading deck floor use whole sheet steel material, with 3mm 4mm thickness checkered steel plate make the floor more wearable and beautiful. We do not use leftovers of the steel sheet for building the floor.
- Heavy duty bigger axle load capacity can allow overweight loading even in rough road conditions.
- The spare parts for the 40 ft flatbed trailer use world famous brand, make the 40 ft flatbed trailer in higher quality to save the owner unnecessary maintenance time and cost.
6. Flat truck trailer shipping transportation
When transporting flatbed trailers, many customers use container transportation, which has low transportation costs and short transportation time. But the bad thing is that the rear of the platform semi trailers for sale needs to be composed.
Some customers are bulk carriers or ro-ro ships. Titan commercial flatbed trailers will spray wax and cover the tarpaulin when the cargo ship is bulking.