The Vestil P-HOP-0.5 portable tilt refuse hopper is made of steel, has forklift truck entry tubes and four swivel caster wheels, and can be utilized to assemble and move waste or bulk materials. Forklift truck entry tubes enable the hopper to be picked up, moved, and dumped the use of a forklift truck (sold one by one) with operator assistance. The hopper is made of 12-gauge steel, which is stronger than aluminum and more immune to fractures than cast iron. Gauge is a measure of thickness (the lower the gauge, the thicker the fabric). The blue powder-coated finish resists scratches, chipping, fading, and other wear. The caster wheels swivel for maneuverability. A foot-operated caster lock helps to keep the dolly from rolling. This hopper has a volume of 1/2 cubic yard and a load capacity of 2,000 lb. It weighs 251 lb. and measures 37-5/8 x 34-13/16 x 52-1/4 inches (H x W x D). (H is height, the vertical distance from lowest to perfect point; W is width, the horizontal distance from left to right; D is depth, the horizontal distance from front to back.) The fork pockets measure 2 x 7 inches (H x W) on a 11-5/8-inch center. This product is intended to be used in professional and industrial environments. Caster Type (2) Ridgid, (1) Swivel, (1) Swivel With Lock.
Powder coat blue offers a tough durable finish
Fork tubes are designed to transport hopper over rough terrain
Foot operated caster lock helps to keep unit from rolling
Welded steel construction provides long lasting durabilty