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Dec 17, 2021 at 02:34 PM CST
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What kind of equipment are you using? Wondering if anyone has issues getting loaded or unloaded with a center unload tanker
Replied on Fri, Dec 17, 2021 at 03:14 PM CST
A center unloaded trailer will not hinder you from getting a losd
Replied on Fri, Dec 17, 2021 at 03:40 PM CST
Quote: "A center unloaded trailer will not hinder you from getting a losd"

Ok I was told that some places have pits and I won’t be able to get all the product out and it will leave heel
Replied on Sat, Dec 18, 2021 at 07:18 AM CST
Just letting everyone know I washout tankers and hopper bottom trailor now in Westminster SC .Call Slicks Trailor washout
Replied on Sat, Dec 18, 2021 at 01:47 PM CST
Quote: "Ok I was told that some places have pits and I won’t be able to get all the product out and it will leave heel"

My next tanker will definitely be a center double conical. 90 percent of the time I can adjust position for the rear unload, or dolly down to raise the front high enough, or if you have an air ride you can dump the air on the trailer to get the rear low enough, but every once in a while you'll get somewhere that makes excessive heel unavoidable.
Replied on Sat, Dec 18, 2021 at 04:02 PM CST
Quote: "My next tanker will definitely be a center double conical. 90 percent of the time I can adjust position for the rear unload, or dolly down to raise the front high enough, or if you have an air ride you can dump the air on the trailer to get the rear low enough, but every once in a while you'll get somewhere that makes excessive heel unavoidable."

What ya pulling now? Own authority?
Replied on Sat, Dec 18, 2021 at 10:30 PM CST

I have a center load and I've no problem getting loads

Replied on Sat, Dec 18, 2021 at 10:30 PM CST

i own a 2022 p0lar center drop stainles steel skin tanker 5600 gallons live in the houston tx area is there loads for this type of trl if so looking for loads

Replied on Sun, Dec 19, 2021 at 11:15 AM CST
Quote: "I have a center load and I've no problem getting loads "

Where do you mostly haul out of? Stay busy? And do you have a blower or something on ur rig?
Replied on Sun, Dec 19, 2021 at 04:33 PM CST
Quote: "Where do you mostly haul out of? Stay busy? And do you have a blower or something on ur rig?"

ive been hauliong liquid fertilzer in south tx its seasonal would like to find other liquid to keep me busy i unload with a jon blue pump driven by a 13.5 honda motor just wondering how hard it would be to find loads with my trl 5600 gal

Replied on Sun, Dec 19, 2021 at 04:34 PM CST
Quote: "Where do you mostly haul out of? Stay busy? And do you have a blower or something on ur rig?"

I pull out of the Houston area…I have pump and compressor I and I’m staying busy
Replied on Mon, Dec 20, 2021 at 07:35 AM CST
Quote: "Just letting everyone know I washout tankers and hopper bottom trailor now in Westminster SC .Call Slicks Trailor washout"

What products can you wash out?

Replied on Mon, Dec 20, 2021 at 07:47 AM CST
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Quote: "ive been hauliong liquid fertilzer in south tx its seasonal would like to find other liquid to keep me busy i unload with a jon blue pump driven by a 13.5 honda motor just wondering how hard it would be to find loads with my trl 5600 gal "

I can keep you busy with vegetable oils if that's something that is workable?

Replied on Mon, Dec 20, 2021 at 08:30 AM CST
Quote: "ive been hauliong liquid fertilzer in south tx its seasonal would like to find other liquid to keep me busy i unload with a jon blue pump driven by a 13.5 honda motor just wondering how hard it would be to find loads with my trl 5600 gal "

Could you send a pic of ur pump set up to 504-939-7653
Replied on Mon, Dec 20, 2021 at 08:30 AM CST
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Quote: "I can keep you busy with vegetable oils if that's something that is workable? "

Do you have loads to LA, MS, AL
Replied on Tue, Dec 21, 2021 at 07:53 AM CST
Quote: "I can keep you busy with vegetable oils if that's something that is workable? "

Do you need a food grade tank for that

Replied on Sat, Jan 01, 2022 at 07:20 AM CST
Quote: "I can keep you busy with vegetable oils if that's something that is workable? "

What type of equipment
Replied on Sat, Jan 01, 2022 at 07:20 AM CST
What are soms recommended Equipment and extra to have on your truck at all times. How many hoses Hose sizes Fittings
Replied on Sat, Jan 01, 2022 at 03:14 PM CST
Quote: "What are soms recommended Equipment and extra to have on your truck at all times. How many hoses Hose sizes Fittings"

It's probably different for every situation, but I usually carry two 3inch hoses. 20ft long. I have female cam locks on each end. Then I have a toolbox full of 3 inch 90 degree elbows, male x make 3 inch and female x female 3 inch and male x female 3 inch and a 3 inch to 2 inch reducer as well as a couple 2 inch adapters male x female ect. Carry lots of extra o rings. I also like to carry a couple of sealable 5 gallon buckets. 3m makes some. That way I can empty heal or get the spills caught from unhooking couplers. I keep the heel. Washouts charge alot for that. Good luck
Replied on Sat, Jan 01, 2022 at 03:14 PM CST
Quote: "Do you need a food grade tank for that"

Yes - that was an oversight on my part. Food Grade tanks are needed.

Replied on Sat, Jan 01, 2022 at 03:14 PM CST
Quote: "What type of equipment"

Food Grade needed / Kosher Certified ideal, but I believe a level 3 kosher wash and prior 3 loads is workable. (I'm far from the expert). Some locations require pumps and hoses and some don't. I know we haul 48,000 lbs and the commodity is around 7.68 lbs/gallon so around 6500+ gallon tanks are workable.