How to Choose Dump/Tipper Truck

By James Ma | September 2th |

How to Choose Dump/Tipper Truck

How to choose the suitable Dump truck/tipper?

First of all, the client should clear with the application purpose of the dump truck/tipper, including road conditions, what commodity to be loaded, tonnage, etc. Secondly, client should know the chassis model no., chassis special configuration, including cab, power takeoff, exhaust pipe, etc. Also, the upload configuration, such as, lifting system, plate thickness, and bucket structure decided by the steel plate, take U shaped bucket and VOLVO bucket for instance, it must used high strengthened or anti-wear steel plate as premise. Thirdly, client shall clearly describe special configuration request, bucket appearance request, and local law and regulations requested truck's size, weight, and related auxiliary functions.

Tippers can be categorized as the following three kinds by its usage application, say "working conditions".
1. Geotechnical working series. (Stripping rock&Stripping soil)
Working conditions: outdoors mine site, port and dock, large hydropower construction, land reclamation, fill in the sea, and other rough working conditions. Operation frequency is 15-70 times/day. Associated working with excavator, digger, and other large equipment, capable of loading complicated and stones and rocks with high hardness, sand soil quality small particle stones, mineral ore, etc.
Bucket length: 5.0~6.0m (width: 2.3m, 2.8m, 3.1m); Bucket form: five longeron rectangular bucket, mine bucket or U shaped bucket; Lifting system: Wide-body series 3TG-172/4TG-194, narrow-body 3 TG-152.


2. Engineering working series. (Construction waste&Soil and sludge&Gravel)
Working conditions: road construction, urban construction vehicles, mainly used in the construction site, city and other situations of short distance transport operation, load construction waste, sticky mud, gravel, coal and other bulk commodity. Operation frequency is relatively low, generally speaking, 5-15 times/day, cooperated with usage of excavators, loaders, etc.
Bucket length: 4.8~6.0m 6.2~8.0m; Bucket form: two longeron or four longeron rectangular bucket or U shaped bucket; Lifting system: F mode, T mode, SINOTRUK 180; EURIK132, 152, 172 series.

3. Transportation working series. (Mineral powder&grain and light commodity transportation&Coal)
Working conditions: used for long distance transportation of coal, gravel, mineral powder, grain and other bulk commodity. Operation frequency is relatively low, generally speaking, 1-5 times/day, cooperated with usage of excavators, loaders, belt conveyor, etc.
Bucket length: above 7.0m; Bucket form: four longeron rectangular bucket or U shaped bucket; Lifting system: EURIK 172, 194 series and 152 series.