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A Guide to Securing A Load On a Dry Van Trailer

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A vital part of keeping your cargo and other vehicles safe on the road is how to secure a load in a dry can trailer properly. Unfortunately, when it comes to securing cargo, accidents have happened when the rules and proper procedures are not followed.

Four Things to Remember When Buying a Used Sem-Trailer

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Our team at Mount Trailer offers up a quick list of things to remember when shopping around for a used semi-trailer.

Do Your Research

Whenever you purchase a used semi-trailer, you want to do a market, background, and compatibility check. The trailer must have had a recent FHWA inspection. Additionally, remember to inquire as to why the trailer is up for sale. Always request to see the repair and maintenance history of the trailer.

Everything You Need to Know About Liftgates

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Do you have a delivery coming that may require a liftgate? These mechanisms allow operators to transport heavy loads by attaching to the back of a truck and using a hydraulic or electric mechanism to raise the load to the truck body safely. These attachments along with other large-scale transport options such as used semi-trailers may seem intimidating, but with the right knowledge, they can be beneficial.

Liftgates: What They Are & How They Work

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If you’re new to making deliveries or haven’t been in the logistics industry long, you might not know much about liftgates for trailers and precisely how they work. Well, they can make it much easier to drop off deliveries and load heavy goods onto the back of your truck.

As one of Portland, Oregon’s leading new and used semi-trailer sales companies, the team from Mount Trailer wants to shed some light on some of the questions you might have about liftgates, so continue reading!

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