Flatbed Equipment Guide

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Legal flatbed*

 legal-flatbed

MAXIMUM FREIGHT DIMENSIONS
Weight Top deck (TD) Main deck (MD) Rear deck (RD)
46–48,000 lbs. N/A 48′–53′L x 102″W x 8′6″H N/A


FLATBED TRAILER DIMENSIONS
Length (L) Width (W) Height (H)
48′–53′ 102″ 5′ (dock height)

Legal stepdeck (single drop)*

legal-stepdeck

MAXIMUM FREIGHT DIMENSIONS
Weight Top deck (TD) Main deck (MD) Rear deck (RD)
44–47,000 lbs. 10′–12′L x 102′W x 8′6″H 38′–41′L x 102″W x 10′2″H N/A


STEPDECK TRAILER DIMENSIONS
Length (L) Width (W) Height (H)
48′–53′ 102″ TD: 5′
MD: 3′4″–3′6″

Conestoga*

 conestoga-trailer

MAXIMUM FREIGHT DIMENSIONS
Weight Top deck (TD) Main deck (MD) Rear deck (RD)
44–46,500 lbs. N/A 47′–52′L x 102″W x 8′–8′2″H N/A


CONESTOGA TRAILER DIMENSIONS
Length (L) Width (W) Height (H)
48′–53′ 102″ 5′ (dock height)

Hotshot*

hotshot

MAXIMUM FREIGHT DIMENSIONS
Weight Top deck (TD) Main deck (MD) Rear deck (RD)
10–12,000 lbs. N/A 30′–40′L x 100″–102″W x 9′6″–10′H N/A


HOTSHOT TRAILER DIMENSIONS
Length (L) Width (W) Height (H)
30′–40′ 100″–102″ 3′4″–3′6″

Double drop (low boy)

double-drop

MAXIMUM FREIGHT DIMENSIONS
Weight Top deck (TD) Main deck (MD) Rear deck (RD)
37–40,000 lbs. 10′L x 102″W x 8′6″H 24′–29′L x 102″W x 11′6″H 10′L x 8′6″W x 10′2″H


DOUBLE DROP TRAILER DIMENSIONS
Length (L) Width (W) Height (H)
48′ 102″ TD: 5′
MD: 1″6″–2′
RD: 3′4″

Removable goose neck (RGN)

removable-goose-neck

MAXIMUM FREIGHT DIMENSIONS
Weight Top deck (TD) Main deck (MD) Rear deck (RD)
37–40,000 lbs. N/A 24′–29′L x 102″W x 11′6″H 10′L x 8′6″W x 10′2″H


REMOVABLE GOOSE NECK TRAILER DIMENSIONS
Length (L) Width (W) Height (H)
48′ 102″ MD: 1″6″–2′
RD: 3′4″

Cargo protection

Tarps are available in several sizes to accommodate different sized loads. The most common tarp sizes are 4′, 6′, and 8′ long. Product height will determine the tarp size to fit your needs (i.e., if 8′ is needed, use an 8′ tarp).

Cargo securement

  • Chains
  • Straps
  • Binders
  • Coil racks
  • Dunnage
  • Pipe stakes

Specialized equipment

  • Stretch trailers
  • Curtainside
  • Moffet
  • Maxi
  • B-Train
  • Landoll

*Most commodities fit on these trailers
✝Standard trailer size is 48 feet

Trailers vary depending on the load requirements and state regulations. These are standard equipment dimensions (these dimensions provided for general information purposes only). Permits may still be required for your freight, but regulations vary from state to state. Please contact your C.H. Robinson flatbed representative for assistance with your load permit requirements at 1-800-323-7587 or email solutions@chrobinson.com.