1930 Moreland 1.5 Ton Flatbed


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Moreland Trucks were pacesetters technically (6 wheeler lightweight contruction and diesel power). The first Morelands made were 1 1/2, 3, 3 1/2 and 5 Ton sizes.┬áBy 1924 the largest models a 6 Tonner chain drive, and driver-over-engines. Stock engines were used, together with brown – Lipe transmissions. In 1925 launched the big Tx6 which was powered by a continental 14hp engine and was rated at 10 Tons and sold for $7,000 odd. A6 Ton version was introduced the same year. The 6 wheeler led to greatly increase orders for Moreland, not only in the U.S. but export markets too.