Automatic Drop Bottom Emptying Skips




Automatic Bottom Empty Skips allow the simple but effective disposal of light to medium weight waste when being automatically emptied into high sided yard skips via the base release mechanism, without the driver leaving the safety of his seat.

Standard Features

  • 125mm diameter nylon castor fitted as standard
  • Internally reinforced sides and lap welded corners
  • Unique automatic releasing and locking mechanism
  • Maximum fork section 150 x 50 mm at 683 mm centres
  • Zinc plated heel pins for safe attachment to truck
  • Painted bright orange for safety




Nominal Capacity Body L x W x H Fork centres Max fork size C of G Weight Type
m3 Capacity
0.80m3 550kg 1050 x 850 x 900mm* 683mm 150 x 50mm 385mm 140kg 1178w
1.20m3 750kg 1200 x 1050 x 900mm* 683mm 150 x 50mm 500mm 175kg 1179w
1.45m3 950kg 1500 x 1050 x 900mm* 683mm 150 x 50mm 500mm 200kg 1180w

*add 270mm to height to give overall skip height

Product code

1178w, 1179w, 1180w