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short wheelbase heavy duty dump

Discussion in 'Trucks' started by thebig450es, Apr 21, 2012.

  1. thebig450es

    thebig450es Well-Known Member

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    im looking for a new short wheel base dump truck, i would like around 40-45k gvw. Is this possible? Any suggestions? marcellus shale shale is treating me well so another toy is in the future. Thanks
     
  2. hvy 1ton

    hvy 1ton Senior Member

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    Best bet would be a single screw with a lift axle. 8k or 12k lift axle with 17.5's so it'll have some ground clearance when lifted. Not many floating around so it'll likely have to either be built by a shop or spec'd new.
     
  3. thebig450es

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