3 Top Light-Duty Tippers under 7-tonne GVW
Modified On Nov 20, 2022 07:17 PM
Rugged, reliable, and highly capable tippers you can consider buying
When it comes to executing construction and infrastructure projects what you need is an efficient and productive tipper. In the overall trucking industry in India, tippers are one of the top categories in the light, medium and heavy segments.
Unlike haulage trucks that find applications in long-haul and cargo delivery, tippers often operate in highly demanding and challenging environments. Thus, customers want a tipper that is reliable, durable, and productive and that would serve them well. Top Truck brands offer a range of tippers that not only address the precise needs of the customers but are affordable as well as deliver a compelling value proposition.
One of the several categories, light-duty tippers are deployed for relatively smaller project needs, shipping construction material. If you’re in search of a light-duty tipper, we’re here with the top 3 contenders under the 7-tonne GVW category.
The first tipper of this category is Tata Motors’ popular and proven 610SK. Based on the famous 407 truck platform with the semi-forward cabin, the 610SK is a versatile tipper in the category. High power, pickup, and bigger tipping body make sure you carry bigger material every time with lower operating cost. This tipper takes on all your project needs effectively, and hence the most preferred choice of the customers in the category with higher market share.
Tata Motors is offering this tipper with cabin and chassis and factory-fitted tipping body options. This 6.2-tonne GVW tipper is compact with a 3 Cubic meter tipper body. The tipper is fitted with Tata Motors' reliable engine that produces 98hp of power and 300 Nm of torque, with gradeability is 40% along with 16-inch tyres for easier navigation, and standard power-steering for smoother driving.
Eicher Trucks is one strong brand offering efficient and productive trucks and tippers in the light-duty segment which are among the top choices of customers. The Pro 2055K is a 6,960 kg GVW light-duty tipper from the brand that comes with promises of enhancing your earnings with overall superior performance elements. This robust 4.5-tonne payload truck comes in cabin and chassis configuration with a 2.9 cubic meter capacity tipper body. Eicher E474 engine produces 120 hp of power and 350 Nm of torque and is among the most powerful tippers in the category.
The superior blending of power and torque along with higher gradeability ensures the tipper stays at top of the productivity. What also stands out about the tipper is the compact and spacious cabin that is comfortable, and a lot safer with its crash-worthiness.
Another option is from Mahindra, the LoadKing Optimo is a 6,950 kg GVW category tipper. This 6-tyre light-duty tipper is highly capable to carry heavy construction material without compromising the mileage and power needs across challenging terrains. The performance is taken care of by Mahindra’s proven mDi, CRDe, 2.5 L, 4-cylinder engine with 80hp of power and 200 Nm of torque that is combined with strong and rugged aggregates like suspensions, axles, clutch and break, making sure you get total peace of mind with its reliable performance.
The tipper body is quite robust and capable of carrying high volume construction material- high payload and bigger space inside the tipping body. Moreover, the compact size of the tipper makes it effortless to move in smaller/narrow lanes or challenging under-construction sites. According to Mahindra the LoadKing Optimo is suitable to carry dry and manufacturing land, blue metal, etc.