Double Drop Deck trailers

affordable truck, affordable truck  dispatch services, cdl truck dispatch companies, dispatch services, dispatch services for owner operators
Double Drop Deck trailer

Double Drop Deck trailers are used for oversized freight that is taller than 10 feet. It has a longer piece of trailer, called a “well”, in the middle that dips below trailer axles. The well ranges from 25 to 29 feet, making it ideal for taller, shorter freight. Double Drop Deck trailers usually have 2 or more axles, and a “Flip axle”, which can flip up and lay on the deck or flip down and create extra axle for balancing weight. Examples of typical cargo:
  • construction equipment
  • forklifts
  • cars
  • trucks
  • tanks
Capacity:   Max. Freight Weight 45.000 lbs.

WellMax. Dims.Front DeckMax. Dims.Rear DeckMax. Dims.
Length29 feetLength10 feetLength9 feet
Width8.5 feet (102")Width8.5 feet (102")Width8.5 feet (102")
Height11.5 feet (138")Height8.5 feet (102")Height10 feet (120")

Since there are variations in terms of capacity and dimensions within each trailer type, the numbers provided above should be used only as guideline. 

Our dispatching trucks company provide dispatch services for owner operators and truck drivers. So if you are looking for cheap dispatch services we are ready to help you.

Stretch Double Drop Trailers

Stretch double drop deck has been displayed showing its capability to load certain dimensions freightA Stretch Double-Drop Trailer is generally used for carrying oversized shipments. Its lower deck allows you to load products that can be as tall as 10 feet. It also comes with a so-called “well,” a longer piece at the trailer’s back deck and middle portion. The well usually measures from 25 feet to 29 feet. Legal weight and dimensions are as follows:

Stretch Double Drops Max freight weight is 45,000 pounds.
Stretch Double Drops Maximum freight dimensions:
Max Stretch Double Drop Trailer Length- Main Deck 29 ft – 65 ft
Max Stretch Double Drop Trailer Width- 8.5 ft
Max Stretch Double Drop Legal Freight Height- 11.6 ft

Extendable Double Drop Trailers

The Extendable Double Drop Trailer is commonly used to carry and haul freights that come with excessive length and can never be carried by a standard double drop trailer. Depending on the fright’s weight, this trailer can either have 2 or 3 axles. Legal weight and dimensions are:

Extendable Double Drops Max freight weight is 40,000 lbs.
Extendable Double Drops Maximum freight dimensions:
Max Extendable Double Drop Trailer Length- 29 ft – 50 ft
Max Extendable Double Drop Trailer Width- 8.5 ft
Max Extendable Double Drop Legal Freight Height- 11.6 ft