Just bought a Cat 268B - Advice for chaining down

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by flyingcircleg, Mar 21, 2014.

  1. flyingcircleg

    flyingcircleg LawnSite Member
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    Silverado/Duramax 3500 with air bags.
     
  2. MesaVerdeLM

    MesaVerdeLM LawnSite Member
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    Do you have a Class A CDL?
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  3. whiffyspark

    whiffyspark LawnSite Fanatic
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    If his truck is 10k he's ok
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  4. MesaVerdeLM

    MesaVerdeLM LawnSite Member
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    What's the GVW of your truck flyingcircleg?
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  5. AI Inc

    AI Inc LawnSite Fanatic
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    This is where it gets funny. Is he an s corp? If so then he is realy an employee. Needs medical card for combined weight over 10,000 lbs . Need cdl even if not s corp for combined weight over 26,000
     
  6. flyingcircleg

    flyingcircleg LawnSite Member
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    Fat fingered the keyboard..2500, not 3500. GVWR of the truck is 9200 lbs, so would be sub 26k combined GVWR. Sole proprietor.

    That being said I dont need my class A CDL, correct?
     
  7. whiffyspark

    whiffyspark LawnSite Fanatic
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    No don't need it
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  8. AI Inc

    AI Inc LawnSite Fanatic
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    You did remember the weight of the trailer too , correct?
     
  9. flyingcircleg

    flyingcircleg LawnSite Member
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    Yes
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  10. whiffyspark

    whiffyspark LawnSite Fanatic
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    He doesn't need one
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