Size and Dimensions
Construction and Material
Load Capacity and Handling
Suspension and Maneuverability
Environmental and Safety Features
The specifications listed are based upon COOP's most commonly rented fleet. They are not the exact measurements of all fleet vehicles rented by COOP. Specifications will vary by make, model, and year of trailer.
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As the name suggests this type of trailer is smaller than usual dry van trailers, with a length ranging from 26 to 35 feet. They are often attached to the back of the mother trailer to offer extra room for more goods. They are also very compact when compared to other types of dry trailers.
48 Footer Dry Vans
48 feet is the most common dry van length in the market. As much as 48 feet might sound long, the capabilities of this type of dry van are quite impressive. Its size allows for a load of up to 45000 pounds to be shipped on a single trip. Paired with the right tractor, its 8 by 8 feet height and width offer enough sturdiness to traverse round terrains.
As opposed to the normal side-by-side axle configuration of the rear axles of a dry van, the spread axle design has a slight adjustment to the distance between each axle. They are spread out. This helps in the redistribution of weight thus making the trailer more stable. Some dry van manufacturers have used this design to ensure that the trailer has increased shock absorption.
Truckers believe Vanguard always has their best interest at heart, and Vanguard has made it its mission to satisfy its customers. Their trailers are designed to provide ease in the transportation of fragile goods. The Maxcube design has the features necessary for the safety of cargo. The interior is fitted with impact-resistant plastic that provides extra protection to the goods.
Great Dane has always put their best foot forward when catering to its end-users. The Great Dane dry trailers are made for both efficiency and performance. An example like the 2019 composite Great Dane dry van works well in providing both aesthetic appeals with durability. The composite walls are corrosion-resistant and strong enough to withstand the punishment of the open road.
Wabash National has made it possible for trailer users to enjoy high performance and low operating costs while on the road. Fuel efficiency is the order of the day. The Wabash 28 foot pup trailer is built for durability and reduced fuel consumption. Its lightweight aspect ensures that the overall payload is increased while reducing the amount of fuel needed in completing a trip.
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The enclosure of a dry van ensures the safety of goods no matter the distance covered. In the case of long-distance shipment, goods can easily get damaged due to harsh weather and road conditions. The aluminum or steel enclosure on most dry vans acts as a shield and works to maintain the viability of the cargo.
Whether big or small, companies that are in the transportation business are always in need of a dry van trailer in accomplishing most of their delivery services. The dry van is cut out for both long and short deliveries. The commodities delivered using a dry might include; dry cereals, soft drinks, fabrics, appliances, and other household goods.
Due to a robust frame on a dry van, it can ship heavy materials like metal beams. For this reason, it is one of the vehicles used in the shipment of materials to construction sites. Apart from moving heavy items, it also provides temporary storage.
How much does it cost to rent a dry trailer?
The prices do vary from one owner to the next. By getting to rent a dry trailer with COOP you can enjoy a price range that starts from as low as 20 dollars per day.
Where can I rent a dry trailer?
By using a truck-sharing platform like COOP you can easily get your hands on a dry trailer rental of your choice in Summerville.
Can I use a rental dry trailer for my construction business?
Yes. Depending on the type of business you want to conduct you are free to select the best possible dry trailer for the job. COOP offers dry trailer rentals that can match your desires.
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With thousands of dry van, refrigerated, flatbed trailers, chassis, and new and late-model power units to choose from, COOP makes it easy for businesses to find more than just a rental vehicle. Here’s how you can too:
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Once at the pick-up location, drivers will upload photos of the vehicle’s condition on the platform and get the keys from the vehicle’s owner to begin a rental and get on the road.
To complete reservations, simply have drivers return the vehicles to their designated locations, hand off the keys, and upload some return pictures. Pay the daily rate and mileage, and you're done!
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At COOP, we're committed to enhancing your experience to make renting and listing vehicles more efficient and user-friendly. That's why we are excited to introduce two new features that will take your vehicle rental experience to the next level. Request to Upload Multiple Vehicles and Smart Rate Search Filter.
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