Truck & Trailer Classification

Dump Truck

Class 7-8
Dump Truck | 26,001-33,000 pounds (11,794-14,969 kg)

 

Class 7 and 8 are heavy-duty used in waste management, junk hauling, utility work, demolition and construction. A dump truck is a truck used for transporting loose material (such as sand, gravel, or demolition waste) for construction and environmental projects. A typical dump truck is equipped with an open-box bed, which is hinged at the rear and equipped with hydraulic rams to lift the front, allowing the material in the bed to be deposited (“dumped”) on the ground behind the truck at the site of delivery.

  • Class 7 Weight Limit: 26,000 – 33,000 pounds
  • Class 8 Weight Limit: 33,000 pounds
Recommended for Class 7-8 Dump Truck

SuperShield™ 9500E System

This is the strongest, most durable Automatic Tarp System available in the industry. The fully-welded 12 gauge steel construction offers the best protection from falling debris. Designed for longer applications up to 40 feet. Includes a black powder-coated finish and a 1.3 HP electric motor with a 5 year warranty. Includes: Tarp Roller Tube, Housing, Arm Pivots, 1.3 HP Electric Motor, 12 Volt Switch Kit

Starting Price: $2500

Steel Protector +™ (Automatic) System

The Steel Protector +™ Automatic Tarp System is designed for longer applications that require some protection from falling debris. The Steel Protector+ holds 28ft of tarp and works with all types of dump truck bodies. Includes steel bolt-in spring shaft anchor and mounting brackets. Includes: Tarp Roller Tube, System Housing, Arm Pivots, 1.3 HP Electric Motor, Smart Switch Kit.

Starting Price: $2100

Core™ (Automatic) System

The Core Automatic Tarp System is an economical, cut-to-fit electric tarping system that fits into the cab shield of most dump truck bodies. The Core System is great for applications where falling debris and loader damage is not a concern. Includes Core Diamond end plates, a 1.3 horsepower electric motor kit and a 12V in-cab smart switch with all of the needed wires.

Starting Price: $1800

Frequently asked questions

1. Can I install this Pulltarps Tarping System myself or do I need to bring it to a Service Center?
If you need to have a Tarping System installed and don’t have the ability to do it on your own, you can use our Locate A Service Center page locate an approved Service Center in your area. We also provide detailed instructions and hotline telephone technical support so you can install the systems yourself or have your local truck repair or welding shop do it for you.

2. How hard is it to install a Tarping System?
That depends on your technical and mechanical abilities. Hard to install may have a different meaning for different people. Although there is nothing that is terribly complex about our tarping systems, we supply easy to follow instructions. We have found that most people who have difficulty installing the system did not read the instructions until they had a problem. Normally our systems take only a few hours to install.