How to Get Heavy Items Into My Pickup Truck?

Answer Pickup trucks are ideal for hauling large or heavy items, however it can sometimes be a real struggle to load heavy or awkwardly shaped items into the truck bed. While the simplest way to load heav... Read More »

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How to Carry Long Items on a Pickup Truck?

When hauling items in a pickup truck, there are many variables to take into consideration. Proper mounting of the items is extremely important to make sure they do not fall out of the truck during ... Read More »

Does a light truck or a heavy truck moving with the same momentum require more work to stop?

A light truck and a heavy truck traveling at the same momentum and coming to a stop over the same distance would require the same work to stop. In order for them to be traveling at the same momentu... Read More »

Is a pickup truck a straight truck?

Pickup trucks generally have one frame, making them straight trucks. All axles attach to a single frame in a straight truck, whereas in an articulated truck, separate frames support the axles. Arti... Read More »

How heavy is a box truck?

The empty weight of a box truck depends on its size. For U-Hauls, a 10-foot truck weighs 5,790 lbs., while a 14-foot truck weighs in at 7,860 lbs. The 17-foot truck is 8,120 lbs, and the 24-foot tr... Read More »