TDS Automated Tarping System

                          

Southwestern Sales Company manufactures the tarpARMOR TDS-30 HS Tarp Deployment System and Alternate Daily Cover Tarps at our factory in Rogers, Arkansas.  You can learn more about the TDS by reviewing the product specification below. You can download a PDF of the specification using the link below.

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TDS-30 HS Automated Tarping System

Frame:

The frame is made from heavy gauge structural steel and capable of supporting tarps weighing up to 3600 pounds.

Weight:

The TDS-30 HS weighs 4000 pounds without tarps.  With four (4) tarps fabricated from 9.4 oz/yd² material measuring 30 ft x 107 ft with 3/8” chain installed around the perimeter and six tarpLOX cables for tarp the complete unit weighs approximately 7500 lbs.

Engine and Hydraulics System:

The keyed electric start 8 horsepower Honda gasoline engine and hydraulic system is specified to operate the TDS-30 HS spool under maximum specified tarp weight.  The TDS-30 HS includes a manual hydraulic control valve and a heavy-duty remote control operator pendant to control the direction of tarp spool rotation.

Tarp:

The tarps are made from 9.4 oz/yd2 white woven polypropylene material per the specifications below.  The tarp fabric is semi-permeable.  Each tarp measures 30 feet wide and 107 feet in length. The spool will accommodate up to four (4) 9.4 oz/yd² tarps with 3/8” chain installed in pockets on the sides and six tarpLOX cables per tapr.  Each tarp loaded with 3/8” chain around the perimeter weighs approximately 906 pounds.

Color ……………………………White

Construction …………………..27.8 X 24 Woven Polypropylene

Thickness ……………………..30-35 mils (approx.)

Weight …………………………9.4 oz/yd²

Tensile Strength ………………535 lbs. warp X 575 lbs. fill (ASTM D-4632)

Tear Strength …………………195 lbs. warp X 225 lbs. fill (ASTM D-4533)

Puncture ……………………….285 lbs. (ASTM D-4833)

U.V. Resistance ………………80% after 1200 hours (ASTM D-4355)

Flammability …………………..Class “A”.  Complies with ASTM E-84

Quick Attaching To Existing Landfill Equipment:

The TDS-30 HS is equipped with adjustable brackets to accommodate trash blades on most equipment. The blade of existing equipment simply hooks under the bracket and the machine is ready for use.

Existing Landfill Equipment:

The TDS-30 HS can be lifted, moved and operated from D5 to D8 class bulldozers or CAT 826 or 836 class compactors.  CAT 816 compactors can be used with up to three tarps.

Wireless Remote Control Unit:

The wireless remote control unit has a maximum operating distance of 100 feet from the tarp machine. The TDS-30 HS is easily operated from inside the cab with the remote control. 

Warranty:

The warranty period for the TDS-30 HS is 12 months from date of shipment. Tarps are not warranted. 


TDS-30 HS Specification

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