Frequently Asked Questions
Questions for the Auto Trash Dumper
What is the footprint of the ATD?
The ATD-48 is our smallest model. Its footprint is 48" x 65". The ATD-60 and ATD-72 footprints are both 48” x 80”.
What ceiling height is required?
The ATD-48's max height is 10'5", ATD-60's is 14' and ATD-72's is 15'.
Can I get an ATD with AC power instead of 12V?
The ATD is only available with 12V DC power, however it comes standard with a 120V AC trickle charger.
What is a trickle charger?
A trickle charger charges the battery slowly over time until it is full. It produces a very small current to maintain optimal battery health.
What is dump-over height?
Dump-over height is the measurement from the ground to the top of the container you are dumping into.
Can I get a size and spec sheet?
The ATD project page contains detailed specifications on each model.
What type of containers will the ATD dump?
The ATD is designed to accomodate many different types of containers from 55 gallon trashcans to 95 gallon recycling totes. The ATD can even handle gondola carts!
Questions for the HL-1000
What is the max lifting weight?
The HL-1000 can lift up to 1000lbs.
What is the quick-connect option?
The quick connect feature allows an individual to quickly change attachments on the HL1000 to fit a variety of needs.
What voltage does the HL-1000 operate at?
The HL-1000 operates on a 24V system with dual 80Ah batteries onboard and a 120V charging system.
What is the HL-1000's turning radius?
Approximately 90 inches.
What are the dimensions of the HL-1000?
The HL-1000 is 31.5 inches wide and 79.5 inches tall, or small enough to fit through a standard 80" doorway. The HL-1000 is 83 inches tall with the cylinder fully extended.
Is shipping included in the price?
No, a shipping quote will be provided based on the destination address, but may be subject to change at time of shipment.
What payment options do you accept?
We accept payments from all major VISA and MASTERCARD providers, along with ACH and business checks.
Is there a price break if I order multiple units?
Yes, please contact us for information about possible large quantity discounts.
Where do we ship to?
We ship within the continental United States. We deal with shipping outside the United States on a case-by-case basis.
How do I get my machine off the freight truck?
A forklift will be required to offload the machine from the truck. Fork extensions may be necessary. Our machines weigh in excess of 700lbs.