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1 Tonne Tray Utility - Toyota Hilux/similar Length: 2.1m - 7 ft
Width: 1.8m - 6 ft
Height:
Capacity: 1 tonne

1 Tonne Van - Toyota Hiace/similar Length: 2.9m - 9.5 ft
Width: 1.2m - 4 ft
Height: 1.2m 4 ft
Capacity: 1 tonne

1.8 Tonne Van - Ford Transit Length: 3m - 9.5 ft
Width: 1.6m - 5 ft
Height: 1.7m
Capacity: 1.8 tonne

1.5 Tonne Fridge Van Length: 2.7m - 8 ft (Melbourne only)
Width: 1.7m - 5 ft
Height: 1.6m 5 ft
Capacity: 1.5 tonne

3 Tonne Van with Ramp - Toyota Dyna/Hino/Canter/Izuzu ...... Length: 4.2m - 12 ft
Width: 2.2m - 7 ft
Height: 2.2m 7 ft
Capacity: 1.8 tonne

3 Tonne Van with Lifter - Hino/ Canter/Izuzu . Length: 4.2m - 12 ft
Width: 2.2m - 7 ft
Height: 2.2m 7 ft
Capacity: 1.8 tonne

3 Tonne Tray - Hino/ Canter/ Izuzu Length: 4.2m - 12 ft
Width: 2.1m - 7 ft
Height:
Capacity: 1.8 tonne

6 Tonne Tautliner - 6VMR Length: 6.4m - 21 ft
Width: 2.3m - 7.5 ft
Height: 2.6m 8.5 ft
Capacity: 6 tonne(38m3)

8 Tonne Tautliner - PYMR Length: 7.5m - 24 ft
Width: 2.4m - 8 ft
Height: 2.6m 8.5 ft
Capacity: 8 tonne(42m3)

Moving your home yourself:
Depending on what you need to move and how far you have to move it, renting a van and doing it yourself may be a reasonable choice.
If you choose the do-it-yourself method, keep the following in mind:
You will need assistance loading and unloading the truck, so make sure you will have helpers on the day of your move.
You may get a lower rental rate if you can move at an off-peak time, so consider this possibility when scheduling your move.
Rent a van that's the right size for your move. The staff from the rental facility will be able to advise you on this.
Ask the rental company if they can provide equipment such as quilted pads, furniture dollies, a stepladder for loading the upper area of the truck and so on.
Find out what coverage options the rental company offers to cover you while you're driving the truck.
Check with your insurance broker to make sure your home insurance covers your belongings while in transit.
If your move is a long-distance one, you may have to pay an extra charge to drop off the truck at your new location. Alternatively, you may have to drive the truck back to where you rented it.
To calculate loading times, allow at least one hour per 1,000 pounds of cargo. Unloading times will be similar. A typical residential move will require transporting 5,000 to 8,000 pounds of belongings.
It won't be long for the moving van to arrive at your door and there are still a million things to do. You have to hold a garage sale and get rid of stuff. Fill packing boxes with everything from pictures to place mats. Dispose of hazardous items you can't put in the van. It is a lot to cope with, but here are some pointers to make it all go more smoothly.

Packing Tips
Doing your own packing? If you start 6 weeks to 1 month prior to your move date and plan carefully, you will save time, money and minimize the workload for you!
Don't pack junk
There's no sense in moving a lot of stuff you don't want. Decide what you're going to throw out, sell or give away.

Get your equipment ready

Pick up new, clean packing cartons, bubble wrap, dish guard kits and newsprint
Make sure you have plenty of strong, wide packing tape to tape boxes securely.
Organization counts!

Begin your packing with seldom-used or off-season items.
Label tops and sides of boxes with content and destination.
Keep a master inventory list detailing what's in each box and the box number in case any cartons go missing or you need to find something after it's packed.
Put things you'll need right away in boxes marked "Open First".
Make up "Do Not Move" cartons for items you'll be taking in the car.
Don't forget to empty the "secret hiding places" in your home.
Protect your belongings

Use "fragile" stickers and "this end up" arrows on cartons requiring special care.
Use towels and blankets as extra padding.
Wrap dishes in unprinted newsprint or bubble wrap, not newspaper, in order to avoid ink stains.
Pack flat items such as china dishes, mirrors and pictures, on edge.
Pack lampshades by themselves and take light bulbs out of sockets.
Pack books on edge in small cartons Be careful not to pack too many to lift!
Pack electronics and computer equipment in the boxes they came in whenever possible. Tape down moving parts to avoid damage during the move.
Put CDs, records and tapes on edge, packed tightly so they don't shift around.
Tie brooms, mop handles and curtain rods in bundles.
Use wardrobe cartons to move clothing.
If you disassemble furniture, put the bolts, fasteners and assembly instructions in a plastic bag and tape to the underside of one of the pieces. Shrink-wrap also works well.
Wrap tabletops with furniture blankets to protect the finish.
Fill the washing machine tub with blankets or stuffed animals to keep it secure during transport.
Secure drawers inside the fridge or other appliances so they don't come loose.
Do not tape bureau drawers shut. This could damage the finish!
Pack Safely

Tape any sharp edges such as scissors or tools, to prevent injury.
Don't pack oily rags. Dispose of them.
Make sure containers of dangerous fluids are tightly closed.
Put paints, fertilizers, insecticides and other harmful substances in strong cartons, padded firmly to avoid spillage. Clearly mark any boxes containing harmful substances.
Do not overfill cartons. They should weigh less than 23 kg (50 lbs).
Packing tips

No carton should be so large that it obstructs your view or weighs more than 23 kg (50 lbs) when carried.
Do not overfill or under fill cartons; this practice increases the risk of damage. Tops must close flat and be sealed with tape.
Pack heavier items on the bottom and lighter items on top. Pack articles snugly so they will not shift.
Cushion every carton with clean, crushed paper on the bottom, between layers, at the top and in any empty spaces between articles.
Pack small articles in small boxes and nest them into a large box.
Wrap fabrics and china in clean newsprint.
Wrap all items separately to protect fine surfaces and protrusions from damage.
Wrap small articles in coloured paper so they will not be discarded with packing material.
If you must ship liquids, fasten and tape lids, seal in a plastic bag and place upright in a carton.
Record the contents of each carton in a notebook. Label each carton with your name, room location and special directions.
Tape small pieces and screws to where they belong or put them in a carton labelled "Set-Up Carton" for easy access at destination.
Place items from desks and drawers in small-labelled cartons. Loose clothing may remain in dresser drawers.
Place a "Do Not Move" sign on items that are to remain in the house.
Assign a place for suitcases and other items that are not to go in the moving van.
Send your important documents by Registered Mail. Send valuables (jewellery, furs, etc.) by security carrier, or carry them with you.
Roll and tie electrical cords so they will not tangle.
Prepare a "Load Last Unload First" carton for things you will need as soon as you arrive.
Packing up your business

Here's where you really get down to work!

Reserve enough boxes for those things you can't pack until the last minute.
Pack according to your packing plan. Mark the boxes or containers to reflect their priority for unpacking, especially the items you'll need right after you arrive at your new premises. Colour-coded stickers are a good way of denoting high, medium and low-priority items. Keep in mind the need to get your business up and running as soon as possible after the move.
Remember to make any last-minute backups before packing your computer equipment.
Computers, phones, faxes and other office equipment will likely be a priority to unload and set up. To make this easier, put all components, operating manuals, cables and other essentials in clearly marked containers and keep them together. Make sure you know how to hook everything up with a minimum of delay.
Make up a toolbox with tools for reassembling desks, computers, shelving and other items. Remember that if you needed a tool to take something apart, you'll need the same tool to put it back together again.

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