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# How long is a concrete truck?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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The max it can be is 45 feet long, and that includes the Bridge Master arm at the back of the vehicle. You can expect the wheelbase of a "typical" Class 8 cement mixer to be around 20 - 24 feet without including the Bridge Master.

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The max it can be is 45 feet long, and that includes the Bridge Master arm at the back of the vehicle. You can expect the wheelbase of a "typical" Class 8 cement mixer to be around 20 - 24 feet without including the Bridge Master.

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To many variables to answer that question.

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### What is the Weight of a concrete mixer truck?

The weight of a concrete mixer truck can vary depending on the size of the truck and if the truck is weighted with concrete it may be carrying. A concrete mixer truck is about 20,000 to 30,000 pounds without concrete.

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### What is the Height and width of a concrete truck?

The concrete truck is approximately 9' wide and 10'-12' high. The height of the truck can vary due to the size of the tires on the vehicle.

### What is likely to be an order of concrete carried by a truck to make a garage floor?

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### How much concrete does a concrete truck hold?

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### Where does the full nine yards originate from?

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### How does one hire a concrete pumping truck capable of pumping up five floors?

Concrete pumping trucks can be hired through concrete suppliers as well as large truck rental establishments in most major cities. The strength of the pumping truck may vary from truck to truck, so it is important to verify with the rental supplier just how strong of a pumping truck one requires, to ensure that the job can be completed successfully.

### What is the weight of a concrete truck?

Normal weight concrete weighs about 4000 lb. per cubic yard. Lightweight concrete weighs about 3000 lb. per cubic yard. If a truck is carrying 10 cubic yards, then the weight of the concrete is approximately 40,000 lb. The truck will weigh approximately 26,000 lb. for a total of 66,000 lb.

### What happens in the back of a cement truck?

In the delivery from the plant where the concrete is first mixed, the concrete needs to be lightly mixed until it arrives at the recipient's site. If the bowl on the back of the truck were not revolving, the concrete would settle out due to vibrations as the truck travelled the highways. It would need to be re-mixed before use. And if the truck stops because of some accident, the concrete has to be removed from the bowl, otherwise it will set in position.

### What is the Weight of a concrete truck with eight cubic yards of concrete?

Concrete now comes in cubic meters. There is 2.2 tons to each cubic meter of concrete plus whatever the size if the truck is. An 8 meter truck is about 32 tons full, 6 meter truck is about 26 tons full and a minni mix (4 meters) is about 22 tons full. This is just a rough guide. Regards Colin

### How much dose a concrete truck weight?

It depends on how much the truck weighs, how much cement it is carrying and how many people there are in the truck