Types Of Dump Trucks
A dump truck is a very heavy task truck which has been made with the capabilities of being able to carry extremely heavy loads that are put on its carrier that is mounted in such a way that its front part has a hydraulic mechanism to lift it while the rear side is fixed on a hinge so that the material being transported such as stones from the slopes of the mountains, sand from river banks and bricks from where they are made can be able to drop to the ground at the destination site. There are many different types of dump trucks that are specifically made to perform their own intended tasks according to their load carrying capacity, their engine size, and horse power, their physical size, as well as their speed limits and these tasks, might include carrying material for construction to the place of building, mining of minerals in the fields and different landscapes, carrying the mined minerals to the processing sites and also excavation of archeological sites.
There are some few classifications of the dump trucks that are commonly sold on the market and used for the most common purposes such as in mining and construction industry. One such type is the standard dump truck which is the most common truck available and is simply manufactured to carry the material used in activities such as roads and buildings construction and it is designed to carry heavy loads but on relatively fair terrain and its dump body is supported on top of a frame running from front to rear or the truck and the front side has a hydraulic system to lift it and remove its content.
The second type of dump trucks is the transfer dump truck which is a truck that … Read More ...