Brief Introduction of Lowbed Trailer in South Africa
In South Africa, lowbed trailers are usually used to transport heavy vehicles such as tractors, buses, special vehicles, etc., rail vehicles, mining machinery, forestry machinery, engineering machinery such as excavators, bulldozers, loaders, pavers, cranes, etc., and other heavy goods. The lower their center of gravity, the better their stability and safety, and the stronger their ability to transport ultra-high goods and pass overhead obstacles. The lowbed trailers manufactured by Vehicle Master are very safe and strong.
Structure of Lowbed Trailer in South Africa
In South Africa, the lowbed trailer usually adopts concave beam or well type frame, which is the front section of the frame is gooseneck. The kingpin of the front section of the gooseneck is connected with the traction saddle on the tractor, and the rear end of the gooseneck is connected with the semi-trailer frame. The middle section is cargo platform, which is the lowest part of the frame. The rear end is wheel frame including wheels. The lowbed trailers manufactured by Vehicle Master also have this structure, and South African customers will be very comfortable and convenient to use.
How Are Goods Loaded onto Lowbed Trailer?
When loading mechanical equipment onto a low lowbed trailer, it is usually loaded from the rear end of the semi-trailer: move the mechanical equipment from the rear wheel frame or remove the wheels, and then fix the mechanical equipment on the semi trailer. These loading and unloading operations are very simple, and the lowbed trailers manufactured by Vehicle Master are very suitable for operation. Even beginners can handle it with ease.
Design of Lowbed Trailer in South Africa
In general, lowbed trailers in South Africa consist of flatbed type, concave beam type, and tire exposed structure, and the longitudinal beam adopts flat type or gooseneck type. The frame is stepped and the longitudinal beam section is I-shaped. They are designed to have high durability and high strength. Lowbed trailers with these designs are very suitable for use in South Africa. If you are looking for a lowbed trailer manufacturer or supplier, be sure to observe whether their lowbed trailers have these designs.
The Loading Platform of Lowbed Trailer in South Africa
The surface of loading platform of Lowbed Trailer in South Africa is low, which ensures the stability of transportation and it’s suitable for carrying all kinds of construction machinery, large equipment and steel. This clever design of the Loading Platform by manufacturers is perfect for low bed trailers in South Africa.
Axis of Lowbed Trailer in South Africa
In South Africa, the balanced three axles and double axles are usually used as well as rigid suspension is sometimes adopted. A mass balance weight is installed between the front and rear leaf springs, which can change the deflection of the front and rear leaf springs by the same amount and balance the force on the front and rear axles. This shaft design is very important for the whole lowbed trailer. High quality axis is also very important for lowbed trailer manufacturers.
Lowbed Trailer Manufacturers in South Africa
Lowbed trailers manufactured by Vehicle Master are widely used in South Africa. They are efficient and fast. The whole vehicle adopts advanced computer-aided design software to optimize the design, which can be very flexible and diverse. The bearing surface of the frame is designed according to the user's requirements to meet the transportation of various special goods.
Vehicle Master produces countless lowbed trailers each year and many of them are being shipped and delivered to customers in various countries in South Africa. Feel free and contact us any time for more information.