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Table 2.8 Motor Vehicle Mileage, Fuel Consumption, and

Sep 27, 2012 · 5 Included in "Heavy-Duty Trucks." 2 Through 2006, data are for vans, pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, and a small number of trucks with 2 axles and 4 tires, such as step vans. Beginning in 2007, data are for large passenger cars, vans, pickup trucks, and sport utility vehicles with a wheelbase larger than 121 inches. R=Revised. P

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Jul 25, 2015 · Approx. cost and if they're cost effective ie. better fuel economy, longer tire life. We have 2 tri axle dump trucks and a tri axle 30 ton float trailer that we haul heavy equipment on, up to a 27 ton Cat excavator. The trucks are in and out of gravel pits and construction site with the …

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MPG of your truck full and empty? | TruckersReport.com

Nov 08, 2014 · Empty weight full of fuel is 33,400 lbs Empty I get 5.7 - 6.78 mpg. Loaded can be anywhere from mid 4's in the mountains up to 6.23 mpg. Wanted to add. Over all average loaded has been 5.5 - 5.8 mpg. I run 63 - 65 mph when loaded. 68 - 70 when empty. Speed has probably the biggest impact on mpg when loaded.

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F350, 450, 550, or GMC 3500, 4500?! Yikes! | LawnSite™ is

Mar 07, 2010 · I don't know what year range your looking at brandnew or used ? A F-450/550 is usually maxed out with 7000lbs payload with a dump body a F-550 with a 19,000lb gvw has the exact same brakes as a F-450 with the F550. Drain rock is heavy you are looking at 2900lbs per yard a F-450/550 will carry 2.5 yards and you will be maxed out.

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Fuel Consumption Standards

The first category is heavy-duty pick-ups and vans, used for moving relatively small loads of people and goods for short distances. Vehicles in this category account for about 60 percent of the total heavy-duty fleet but just 20 percent of CO 2 emissions. The new standards call for an average fuel intensity of 5.2 or 6.3 gallons per 100 miles,

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Pulling a Dump Trailer | Page 2 | LawnSite™ is the largest

Jan 05, 2006 · As far as towing, I have only borrowed his truck to tow a 5000 lbs. boat, and needless to say it acts like its not even there, have to keep looking in the mirror to make sure it didnt fall off. Fuel economy is 10-11 mpg regardless of towing of non-towing on the highway.

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what to look for in a Dump Truck? | The largest community

Aug 30, 2009 · f. You want it to be tough and strong to handle big heavy loads, but that makes the truck heavy (tare weight) which means you can't haul as much. It's a tough balancing act. Almost all dump trucks weigh between 20,000 and 26,000lbs or so. A lot depends on the size and strength of the box. 4. Most dump trucks aren't very comfortable. They just

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Improving Fuel Economy in Heavy-Duty Vehicles

Dump/refuse trucks, city buses, fire engines 10–17 16.5–40 160–400 9 8b Large tractor trailers, bulk tankers 11.6–17 16.5–40 133–250 7 The potential fuel economy savings available from current technologies are specific to a truck's design and how it is used. For a class 8 combination tractor, for example, the potential savings

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How to Spec Dump Bodies for Light- & Medium-Duty Trucks

Mar 31, 2011 · Since the PTO hoist is driven by the truck engine, it gains greater power and durability in handling heavy loads. The downside, however, is that the driver must keep the engine running to operate the dump body, which eats into the unit's fuel economy. Consult the body company on which hoist best matches the desired load and dump usage requirements.

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Aug 10, 2019 · When I worked for the schools in the twin cities we had a landscape type dump truck like that. Not a big dump truck you know. SpaceBus Minister of Fire. Nov 18, 2018 Less rolling resistance would help fuel economy numbers. Toggle signature. Matt Someday I might buy a backup camera to put on the truck I pull the big heavy equipment

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Fuel economy on a small dump truck | Heavy Equipment Forums

Sep 28, 2012 · Loaded heavy, and pullin hills. $12.40 per hr. I would very strongly encourage you to leave the gas powered medium duty dumps alone. Find an ih w/ a 466, a ford with an 8.3 cummins or a 7.8 ford, even a chevy w/ a 8v92 is a step up from a gasser, although not a …

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Any body use a dump trailer to haul equipment? | Page 2

Oct 15, 2010 · With fuel economy..I'm not sure there is such a thing as this in landscaping. Towing heavy trailers whether it be a dual axle landscape, dump, or enclosed trailer are all heavy with equipment in or on them. I've heard guys who own 450-550 type dumps get 6 mpg.

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Why do heavy machineries use diesel fuel? - Quora

Well, if gas engines were used, they could not do much without always killing the motor. You just possibly could not get a gas engine big enough to handle the job without killing the motor constantly. So, when it comes to diesel motors, they have

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2000 C3500 C&C poor fuel economy: suggestions? | The Truck

Jan 23, 2009 · Messages. 4,793. Reaction score. 686. Location. NW Kansas and SC Idaho. Jan 4, 2009. #1. Dad took the new truck on its maiden voyage, and is not too impressed with the fuel economy. 2000 C3500 Cab and Chassis DRW 5.7L Vortec 4L80E auto, 2wd. (pretty sure it has 4.10s)

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Fuel trailer

Jul 21, 2018 · Kubota M59, Kubota L3800, Grasshopper 428D, Topkick dump truck, 3500 dump truck, 10 ton trailer, more lighter trailers. Re: Fuel trailer I've got a 50 gallon tank strapped on a heavy duty pallet that I set in the back of the truck.

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Gas mileage of a Ford straight 6 | Hearth.com Forums Home

Aug 21, 2011 · Gas mileage of a Ford straight 6. Active since 1995, Hearth.com is THE place on the internet for free information and advice about wood stoves, pellet stoves and other energy saving equipment. We strive to provide opinions, articles, discussions and history related to Hearth Products and in a more general sense, energy issues.

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Fuel Efficiency Benchmarking in Canada's Trucking Industry

Introduction. Trucking is a $37-billion industry in Canada. In 1998, almost half of the industry's 650 000 registered trucks were heavy-duty class 8 vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of more than 15 000 kg (33 000 lbs.).They were used primarily to transport freight between urban centres.

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How to Increase Fuel Economy | Page 5 | Nissan Frontier Forum

Nov 18, 2017 · Dump trips, home depot trips, picking up firewood etc. I used to drive 120 miles per day. Luckily I only drive about 30 now. First thing I did when my commute shrunk was buy a truck. I am getting the same MPG's as you. I don't do any highway driving though. Even on vacations when I took the truck and did highway driving I was not able to hit 21mpg.

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