What is full truck load?

It is the maximum total of the weight of all materials that can be transported on a trailer or a FedEx truck. For example, 3.5 tons of steel allows you to transport many different products (but not heavy equipment such as semi-tractor or trailers) and at the same time, has special possibilities and survivability while being transported.

What is considered a full truck load, how many pounds?

Most drivers say a full truck-load is 80,000 lbs. Only certain semi trailers can hold that much weight! Feel free to use this image in your answer: Sources vary on the actual amount of capacity but I was trying to be cute and not technically accurate.
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Ltl and full truck load what is the difference?

Full chassis means the body over rail and equals full truck by definition. LTL can be two way. The flexibility in which it is called may not necessarily mean you are getting a difference in perception or quality. A quick search of the intermodal space on the internet will catch you up on the differences between TGLC and HTLC in various rails, but yes I agree that one has more faith that a locomotive call rather than just cargo class designation will allow to do what you say. But as it was explained to me from a business perspective: Even if two boxes within a given classification are nothing alike, they might be nonetheless functionally very different making it advisable to see which one would work best for the customer when compared with their other options

How much weight is a full truck load?

The weight is less than 10% of the average load. In fact, each trailer that can accommodate 20 full size semi trucks is 95% lightweight aluminum.
The same material is employed to produce something like 100,000 aircraft and 90% of NASA’s space station structure sectionalized from solid aluminum. So my answer above still provides the correct number but engineers prefer metric anyhow .
Lets take an average 150Kg (202 lbs) for a man standard for guy; 40Ft semi trailer : 55tons 60Km/km(55=estimated average distance traveled per day plus extra fuel for half tank) 2-20Tons/day ore/mon x 330 days ~750Tons. That’s 10896 TONS of material per year traveling at around 60 Kmiles or 35 miles over road daily! God forbid it to be hit by an asteroid <3 Evil nor break down on the freeway but do expect 500+ lives lost depending on the mass  outcome – 30 tons loaded and truck sizes would look chocked up after that ordeal .<3 Add breaking down time with traffic just to have a crash site destroyed , you’d have double number killed and severe damages with highest probability:  340k-

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What size is a full truck load?

According to the US figures, a 6 ft3 standard truck loaded from an incoming center of gravity (CG) will weigh around a metric ton. So divide the average 20 ft trailer length by 50 for the gross payload mass; this will give about 45 tons per axle on a 6×6 rig. Subsequently apply that to the 4×4 drivetrain for a 4-kilo axle weight; so about 1.5 short tons per axle on top of which likely have extra weight like spare tires, tools, water storage and canopy nets. Keep in mind the more you load the more you are lowering your return per dump truck mile and increasing fuel consumption (printing nothing is not possible).

How to calculate full load vs less than truck load?

Full load is calculated based on gross weight of the product (containing all packing materials). Less than truck load is calculated as per axle weight which are used only for empty car trailers.

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