Length Of Tractor + Trailer W900l

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Kyle C.'s Comment
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Anyone know the length from nose of tractor to end of trailer (53') for a w900l with largest sleeper size?

Robert B. (The Dragon) ye's Comment
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Too many variables. 84ā€ studio sleeper is the largest factory sleeper from KW but you can still order various wheelbase options. Tie that to the sliding 5th wheel and it can vary quite a bit.

Why the concern? A good operator can get it where it needs to go.

Kyle C.'s Comment
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Too many variables. 84ā€ studio sleeper is the largest factory sleeper from KW but you can still order various wheelbase options. Tie that to the sliding 5th wheel and it can vary quite a bit.

Why the concern? A good operator can get it where it needs to go.

Thanks for the quick reply, and I guess I was asking because I'd like to get one ( get used to the bigger feel for maneuverability ) and then convert to a 96" ari sleeper... and still remain within that 65' legal length limit for a tractor and single trailer

Robert B. (The Dragon) ye's Comment
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Honestly, if I were going to build a sleeper truck, Iā€™d use the Volvo chassis. You can use a larger sleeper on a shorter wheelbase with better steering angle along with saving on weight.

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