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Bid - New Dump Truck Bid (CPPJ-B2020-07) - Wednesday, March 4, 2020


Claiborne Parish Police Jury (1) New Truck with 6-8 Dump Bed

Conventional – Full Truck – Must Include the Following:
Electric Door Locks Lefthand/Righthand
Doors and Ignition keyed alike
Single electric horn
Single-piece windshield,
Electric windshield wipers
2-speed plus intermittent
Electric windshield washers with fluid
Steering Wheel – 18 inch 4-spoke
Glovebox door with locking latch
Dash-mounted cruise control with switches
Turn signal switch with column-mounted dimmer

Engine & Equipment---Equal to or Greater
Engine: PACCAR PX-7 240 2017 240@2400 235@2600 560@1600
Must Have:
Turbo Exhaust Brake, no code is used. Diagnostic Plug for data link, Oil Cooler, Aluminum Flywheel housing.
Engine Protection Shutdown
Gear Down Protection
Max Cruise Control

Transmission & Clutch---Equal to or Greater
Transmission: Allison 2500RDS
6-Speed with PTO Drive Gear
5th Generation Controls
Includes Heat Exchanger
Rugged Duty Series for Vocational Applications

Front Axle & Equipment----Equal to or Greater
Meritor MFS12E Plus 12.5K rated at 12K
3.5 inch Drop Standard Track
Air Brake- 14,600 lb. package (mut include Bendix 16 ½ x 5 brakes, Cast Drums, Aluminum 10-Bolt Hub Pilot Preset Hubs, Hubcaps, Oil Seals & Automatic Slack Adjusters)
Front Springs – Taperleaf 12K with shock absorber

Rear Axle & Equipment---Equal to or Greater
Single Meritor R23-160 rear axle rated @21k
23K Air Brake Package (includes: Brakes, Cast Drums, Aluminum 10-Bolt Hub Pilot Preset Hubs, Automatic Slack Adjusters, and Oil Seals. (Note: oil seals use for 22.5 in. wheels)
Rear Suspension: Single Reyco Taperleaf 29K -Medium Duty with Unladen Height 9 in. Laden Height 7.3 in. Not rear air disc brake compatible.

Tires & Wheels---Equal to or Greater
Front tires: Bridgestone 250ED 11R22.5 16PR
41.4 in. diameter, all position. Side Wall Protector Bar. 19.3 in. SLR
Rear tires: Bridgestone M726ELA 11R22.5 14 PR – Rear Tire Quantity (4) Total

Frame & Equipment---Equal to or greater
Frame Rails: 10-5/8 x 3-1/2 x 5/16 in
Steel to 308 in.
Truck Frame Weight is 2.91 lb-in. per pair of rails
Section modulus is 14.80 Cu. In
RBM is 1,776,000 in-lbs per rail
120,000 PSI yield

Battery Box
Steel parallel under w/Aluminum Diamond Plate Cover with Step with Aluminum Brackets
Box location – Lefthand Side

Fuel Tanks & Equip---Equal to or Greater
Fuel Tank: 75 US gallon 22 Inch Aluminum
Class 8 Fuel Tank to include an Anti-Siphon Device on Filler Neck
Location of 75 Gallon Fuel Tank – Righthand Behind Cab
Small Round DEF Tank – 11 Gallons of Usable Volume

Cab & Equipment---Equal to or Greater
Cab: Instrument Package: Includes the following:
Fuel Gauge
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
Engine Oil Pressure
Volt Meter
Class 8 also includes:
Primary & Secondary Air Reservoir Gauges
Air Application Gauge
DEF Level Gauge and Warning Lamp
Engine Hour Meter
Outside Air Temperature Readouts
Dash-Mounted CB Assembly – Includes:
Bracket and Binding Posts
Dual Antenna Leads Located on Mirror Bracket
Window – Electric LH & RH Door Window Lifts – Switch location – Door

Lights & Instruments---Equal to or Greater
Marker Lights: Five, rectangular, LED.
LED Stop, Turn, Tail: With Two LED backup lights with LED License Plate
Electric Backup Alarm: Meets SAE J994 & OSHA requirements.

Air Equipment---Equal to or greater
Air Dryer Bendix AD-SP Heated

Miscellaneous -
Warning triangle reflector kit: Shipped loose.
One 5 lb. dry chemical type fire extinguisher mounted outboard of Driver’s Seat

Paint Color - Code #P6183 – Slate Gray Frame: N001-Black

Dump Body
Frame Type – 10’
Yardage 6/8
Floor Material: 3/16 A1011
Front Material: 38” 10 GA A1011
Side Material: 32” 10 GA A1011
Vertical Side Brace: Yes
Horizontal Brace: No
Color - Black
Hoist/Cylinder: T10-5383
Hydraulic Tank –
Hydraulics: 85 CC Gear Pump with DIN Shaft
Tipping Valve – Chassis Mount

Sealed bids are hereby invited by the Claiborne Parish Police Jury for the purchase of the above referenced vehicle. Specifications will be furnished with the bid form and the furnished bid form must be used. Bid forms are available at the Claiborne Parish Police Jury Office, 507 West Main Street, Homer, Louisiana 71040. The sealed bids will be received until 2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 2, 2020, at which time the said bids will be opened and read. The said bids will be acted upon at the regular meeting of the Claiborne Parish Police Jury to be held on March 5, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. The Claiborne Parish Police Jury reserves the right to reject any and all bids for just cause. The Claiborne Parish Police Jury is a tax-exempt governmental body.

Dwayne R. Woodard
Claiborne Parish Police Jury
P.O. Box 270
Homer, LA 71040-0270

For Publication in the official journal of the Claiborne Parish Police Jury – The Guardian Journal – Publish dates January 16, 23 and 30, 2020