Mabeys Moving

USDOT # 125550
515 3rd Ave Ext
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Rensselaer
New York
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Additional Phone: (518) 283-0017
Company Site: www.mabeys.com

Moving with Mabeys Moving

Our companies were built on a foundation of quality service and teamwork. Mabey's companies are family owned and operated. We are dedicated to safely and securely moving and storing our customers' possessions as if they were our own.
We pride ourselves on our lasting relationships with our customers, and are committed to not just meeting, but exceeding, your expectations.
As a Capital District leader in the moving and storage industry, our customers have always come first. Because of our commitment to our customers and years of experience, we have come to know your families and friends through our repeated successful relationship. Our family is here to help yours.



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They are awesome and true professionals, care about your property, and take care of it like it was their own, for a little lunch and some water...these guys are great and really good deal for your dollar

They are awesome and true professionals, care about your property, and take care of it like it was their own, for a little lunch and some water...these guys are great and really good deal for your dollar

Mabey's Moving and Storage in Rensselaer, NY moved me from my home in Albany, NY to another home in Mechanicville, NY. It was a superb ordeal. The team that moved me was on time, worked consistently and precisely. At every area, we did a pre and post stroll through. What's more, they did whatever I asked of them. Everything was put where I needed it to be. I very suggest them for moving administrations.
Barbara Ann Harms

Did You Know

QuestionPrior tothe 20th century, freight was generally transported overland via trains and railroads.During this time, trains were essential, and they werehighlyefficient at moving large amounts of freight.But, they could only deliver that freight to urban centers for distribution by horse-drawn transport.Though there were several trucks throughout this time, theywere usedmore as space for advertising that for actual utility.At this time, the use of range for trucks was quite challenging.The use of electric engines, lack of paved rural roads, and small load capacities limited trucks to most short-haul urban routes.

QuestionTrucks of the era mostly used two-cylinder engines and had a carrying capacity of 1,500 to 2,000 kilograms (3,300 to 4,400 lb). In 1904, 700 heavy trucks were built in the United States, 1000 in 1907, 6000 in 1910, and 25000 in 1914. A Benz truck modified by Netphener company (1895)

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In the United States, commercial truck classificationis fixed byeach vehicle's gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR). There are 8 commercial truck classes, ranging between 1 and 8.Trucks are also classified in a more broad way by the DOT's Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). The FHWA groups them together, determining classes 1-3 as light duty, 4-6 as medium duty, and 7-8 as heavy duty.The United States Environmental Protection Agency has its own separate system of emission classifications for commercial trucks.Similarly, the United States Census Bureau had assigned classifications of its own in its now-discontinued Vehicle Inventory and Use Survey (TIUS,formerlyknown as the Truck Inventory and Use Survey).

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The Federal Bridge Gross Weight Formula is a mathematical formula used in the United Statesto determine the appropriate gross weight for a long distance moving vehicle, based on the axle number and spacing. Enforced bythe Department of Transportation upon long-haul truck drivers, it is used as a means of preventing heavy vehicles from damaging roads and bridges.This is especially in particular to the total weight of a loaded truck, whetherbeing usedfor commercial moving services or for long distance moving services in general.
According to the Federal Bridge Gross Weight Formula, the total weight of a loaded truck (tractor and trailer, 5-axle rig) cannot exceed 80,000 lbs in the United States.Under ordinary circumstances, long-haul equipment trucks will weight about 15,000 kg (33,069 lbs). This leaves about 20,000 kg (44,092 lbs) of freight capacity.Likewise, a loadis limitedto the space available in the trailer,normallywith dimensions of 48 ft (14.63 m) or 53 ft (16.15 m) long, 2.6 m (102.4 in) wide, 2.7 m (8 ft 10.3 in) high and 13 ft 6 in or 4.11 m high.

QuestionUltra light trucks are very easy to spot or acknowledge if you are paying attention.They are often producedvariouslysuch as golf cars, for instance, it has internal combustion or a battery electric drive.They usually for off-highway use on estates, golf courses, parks, in stores, or even someone in an electric wheelchair.Whileclearlynot suitable for highway usage, some variations maybe licensedas slow speed vehicles.The catch is that they may on operate on streets, usually a body variation of a neighborhood electric vehicle. A few manufacturers produce specialized chassis for this type of vehicle. Meanwhile, Zap Motors markets a version of thexebraelectric tricycle. Which, believe it or not, is able toattaina general license in the United States as a motorcycle.