Freight Rate Central serves the trucking industry with lowboy trailers and truckload rates, as well as a complete selection of dependable trucking services and equipment. Our comprehensive menu of equipment choices includes something suited to the unique logistical demands and specifications of every customer. A lowboy is commonly used to haul truckload freight. These unpowered trailers are mostly designed to transport taller goods that often exceed the legal height of those carried by flatbeds. A double-axle lowboy can haul around 40,000 pounds.
- Lowboys Maximum weight is 40,000 pounds for a 2-axle Lowboy Trailer; additional weight of up to 80,000 pounds depending on the number of axles used (weight of the trailer and weight of the load added together).
- Lowboys Maximum Dimensions:
Maximum Lowboy Well Length- 24 ft – 29.6 ft
Maximum Lowboy Well Height- 18 in – 24 in
Maximum Legal Width- 8.5 ft
Maximum Legal Freight Height- 11.5 ft – 12 ft
Maximum Legal Overall Load Height- 14 ft
Explore our other equipment options for a wide variety of trailers that may suit your freight requirements here: Trucking Trailer Types
Let our friendly representative’s work with you to determine the best choice of trailer so we can provide you the lowest truckload rate for your truckload shipment. We will use your specifications, including total freight weight plus overall dimensions, to assess proper and accurate rates. Our expert advisors will indicate if you need state permits for your particular load or type of freight.
Get a fast, accurate lowboy truckload quote at: Get A Truckload Quote