Belly dump trailers for sale at Midco Sales in Chandler, AZ. Midco Sales is an authorized dealer for several manufacturers of belly dump trailers including Armor Lite and Ranco.
In addition to new belly dumps, Midco Sales also has used belly dump trailers in stock.
View the current inventory of belly dumps for sale below, or continue scrolling to learn more about belly dump trailers.
Belly dump trailer contents can be unloaded in a long line (windrow) while the truck is moving, which allows them to spread material over a large area. This is an efficient solution for road construction projects because paving equipment does not have to wait for an entire trailer to be unloaded.
Because loads are always centered and do not shift while dumping, belly dump trailers are safer to operate than other types of dump trailers.
Most modern belly dump trailers for sale have a tapered design where the top opening is wider than the bottom opening. This allows material to flow easier without getting hung-up inside the trailer.
Push blocks provide a safe contact point for belly dumps to be pushed if they becomes stuck, without causing any frame or body damage. Push blocks are either welded or bolted to the trailer.
What are belly dump trailers?
Belly dumps are trailers with hoppers that are loaded from the open tops and dumped through bottom gates that are opened and closed with air cylinders.
What is the weight of a belly dump trailer?
Belly dump trailers weigh as little as 11,000 lbs for a two-axle trailer. Belly dumps are designed to minimize weight to maximize payload.
What are belly dump trailers used for?
Belly dump trailers are often used for hauling sand, rock and other aggregate product. They are easy to maneuver and dump their loads in rows which makes belly dumps a popular choice for road construction projects.
What is the cubic yard capacity of a belly dump trailer?
A standard 40 foot belly dump with single hopper will have approximately a 21 cubic yard capacity. Dual hopper trailers can have larger capacities.