Mitsubishi Fuso FE7-136 4 Ton Skip

The Mitsubishi Fuso FE7-136 4 Ton Skip is a medium-duty truck designed for collecting and transporting loose waste materials in skips or bins. Here’s a breakdown of its key features:

Model: Mitsubishi Fuso FE7-136 4 Ton Skip

Chassis:

  • The FE7-136 is built on the Fuso FE7 chassis, known for its durability and maneuverability.
  • Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW): This is likely around 13.6 tonnes (around 30,000 lbs), based on the model name.

Engine:

  • Specific details might vary depending on the model year, but Fuso FE7 models typically come equipped with 4-cylinder diesel engines offering around 150 to 170 horsepower, providing adequate power for urban waste collection routes.

Skip Body:

  • The key feature is the mounted skip body designed to carry loose waste materials like:
    • Construction debris
    • Yard waste
    • Household waste
    • Other bulk materials

Capacity:

  • The “4 Ton” designation likely refers to the skip’s payload capacity, which translates to around 8,000 pounds. The exact capacity might vary depending on the specific skip body and material density.

Loading and Unloading:

  • The skip body typically has a hydraulic lifting mechanism that allows for efficient loading and unloading of the skip from the truck bed.
  • Some models might also have a hook and cable system for additional versatility in handling different skip types.

Applications:

  • Primarily used by:
    • Waste management companies
    • Construction companies
    • Landscaping companies
    • Municipalities

Additional Points:

  • Price: Based on limited online listings, the estimated price for a used 2015 model in South Africa can range around R295,000 (around $39,000) excluding VAT.
  • Specific details like engine specifications, skip body dimensions, and loading mechanism specifics might vary depending on the model year and any modifications made. Consulting the official Mitsubishi Fuso website or authorized dealers in your area is recommended to obtain the most accurate information.