Tipping Semi-Trailer

Tipping Semi-Trailers


Construction : All welded steel construction to spec. ST37-2 or equivalent.

Sides : 6 mm plate stiffened on outboard by 6 mm thick oblique stiffeners.

Floor : 8 mm thick plate mounted on 6 mm pressed channel.

Headboard : 6 mm plate.

Tail door : Tail door 6 mm thick strong plates heavily hinged on top and boxed all around for rigidity.

locking mechanism operated automatically.

Canopy : 4 mm plate.

Tipping hinges : Heavy duty tipping hinges with high tensile steel shaft and phosphorus bush with the

provision for greasing. Hinges are bolted to body for easy replacement.

Stabilizer : Braces of heavy steel structure. Moving joints of high tensile steel shafts and bushes with

provision for greasing.

Chassis : Longitudinal members of 457 mm deep. Cross members of performed beams /

fabricated channels.

Running Gears : Quality make with adjustable roller bearings and slack adjuster. Mechanism suspension

with longitudinal springs and rocker beams between axles guarantees equal load distribution.

Capacity - 3 x 16 ton-VB Type

Make - BPW /SAF Germany, YTE Singapore

Rims: 13 off 8.5 x 24” (Trilex –Germany)

Tyres: 13 off 12 R 24 20 ply Bridgestone/Goodyear/Michelin or equivalent.

Landing Gear : JOST / EAGLE (Germany) Two speed telescopic with flat swivel feet manually operated.

Brakes : WABCO / KNORR (Germany) Twin line drum brakes acting on all wheels with “S” cam

actuation. Two Single acting Diaphragm brake chambers per axle, Service & emergency

relay valves, Automatic load sensing Valve, Air reservoir

King Pin : JOST (Germany) 3 ½” Diameter to SAE standard mounted on a 12 mm friction plate.

Electrical : 7 way quick release connector. Pair of 24 volts rear light units, each comprising tail light,

brake and signal lights fitted with high intensity bulbs.

Hydraulics : BINOTTO (Italy) Telescopic multi-stage hoist front end mounted Italian system.


  • Rear under run bar.
  • Access ladder on driver’s side.
  • Spare wheel carrier to accommodate one tyres, with one spare tyre (Winch Type).
  • Standard tool box without tools.
  • Hooks on either side for tie-down tarpaulin.
  • 5 nos. side-marker lights on both sides of the body – Amber (Hella-Germany)
  • Mudguard with mud flaps for rear tyres.
  • Rear reflective sticker on a plate.