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D unit specs

csny42

Seasoned Expediter
Is anyone out there running a D unit with only a single drive axle but having both an APU and a LG? thanks in advance for any responses. csny42
 

Deville

Not a Member
Is anyone out there running a D unit with only a single drive axle but having both an APU and a LG? thanks in advance for any responses. csny42
Yes. Many. Usually they are class 8 tractors with condo sleepers stretched out to accommodate a 22 ft box. From what I understand you can scale about 12,000 pounds on those units.
 

csny42

Seasoned Expediter
Thanks Deville-but doesn't FECC require the truck to be able to scale 13000 lbs to be a D unit?
 
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