Food Grade ISO Tank (Foodtrans): Chassis Trailer Spread Axle Specifications

Our chassis trailers are designed specifically for our intermodal tanks. The special lightweight design allows maximum payload while meeting DOT heavy-weight requirements.


Nominal Length43'
Nominal Width96''
King Pin Location16''
Rear Axle Location23 1/8'' Rear of Chassis
Fifth Wheel Height48''
Rear Deck Height44''
Landing Gear Location115''
Axle Spread109''
Tare Weight7.218 lbs (+/- 3%)(base unit only) 7.340 lbs (+/-3%) (tare weight w/ rear fanders)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating63.000 lbs
Frame Rating80.000 lbs

General Specifications

MaterialsMain Rails are of high strength 80.000PSI, all others are of ASTM A572 Grade 50
Main RailsFabricated Continuous I-Beam with ½ x 4'' top and bottom flanges
Cross MembersFabricated I-Beam with Construction
King Pin¼'' pick up plate with 2'' diameter king pin
Landing GearTwo-Speed gears, 19'' Travel w/cushion foot
Twist locks4 AAR Approved Non-Retractable Twistlock
SuspensionHutch 9700 Tandem Wide-Spread W/Under Mount Hangers, Underslung 3-leaf Spring
Axles71 ½'' Track w/medium cams, 5'' Round, 22.500 lbs each rated
Hubs & Drums 10 Hole Steel Hub and Cast Drums
Brakes16 ½'' x 7'' quick-change brakes with non-asbestos lining
Rims10 Hole Steel Disc Wheel
Tires(8) 255/70R22.5 Low Pro Radials, 16 ply tires
Brake SystemValve system for service and emergency brakes. 2S/1M ABS system
Electrical 12 VOLT w/modular wiring and plug type connections and 7-way pin electrical plug for ABS system. Sealed wire Harnesses. Sealed grommets and lights
PaintEnamel Champion Blue
Misc.Conspicuity Striping, Reflectors, Rubber Bumpers, 24x30 Pratt Mud Flaps
OptionsPVC Fender, Rear Walkway Assembly