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Purchase of One (1) 2017/2018 Truck Mounted Asphalt Distributor for Public Works/Road & Bridge

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00001098566

Bid Title: Purchase of One (1) 2017/2018 Truck Mounted Asphalt Distributor for Public Works/Road & Bridge

Agency Bid No. Title: 17-045

Received Date: 09/21/2017

Close Date: 10/05/2017

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: El Paso County, Texas

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The Distributor shall perform the following functions:a. Fill tank by Distributor pump from outside source.b. Circulate material in tank.c. Circulate material in spray bar.d. Spray at a constant desired application rate, regardless of variance in truck speed.e. Return material in spray bar to tank by pump suction.f. Handspray with 25 hose & wand.g. Return material in hand spray to tank by pump suction.h. Transfer from an outside source to another outside source without having materialenter Distributor tank.i. Pump material back to supply source.j. Automatically go from Circulate in Spray Bar to Spray mode and return to circulatewithout pushing material over relief valve.TANK AND FITTINGSa. Capacity: 2,000 U.S. Gallons minimum.b. Shape: Oval in cross section, with the long axis horizontal.c. Material: Shell to be 10 gauge steel. Tanks to have 10 gauge steel heads, deepdished and flanged, welded to tank shell both inside and outside for strength anddurability.d. Surge Plate: Tank to be supported with full section surge plate, deep dished andflanged, constructed of 10 gauge steel. To be spaced to provide adequate tankstrength and proper surge control. Openings shall be provided in the surge platesfor the free flow of material to the pump and large enough for a man to crawlthrough.e. Manhole: 20" inside diameter manhole with quick-opening cover.f. Overflow: 3" diameter overflow, extending at least six (6) inches above the liquid,and draining internally only through the bottom of the tank in such a location as toclear all chassis members. Tank overflow design that drains asphalt material intothe spill collar around manhole is not acceptable.g. Insulation: 2" fiberglass 1 lb. Density with spacers to prevent compression,protected by aluminum jacket sheet (.040").h. Tank Mounting: Mounting saddles shall be full bolster style. Includes aluminumfenders.i. Tank Gauge: Float type, with dial calibrated in 50 gallon increments, both front andrear of tank.j. Measuring Stick: Aluminum, calibrated in 50 gallon increments. To be designed andcalibrated to read tank contents without dipping stick into material.k. Spillage collar and overflow drain, including refiners platform and ladder.l. Tank design and construction to meet all applicable Federal Cargo TankRegulations 49 CFR 173.247 and including DOT-4O6, HM-183, HM-198A, withconsideration for hot asphalt products. Must have ASME tank approval number toassure that federal cargo tank regulations can be met.POWER UNITa. Type: Hydrostatic transmission, consisting of:1. Pump: Infinitely variable displacement pump with a minimum displacementof 3.1 cubic inches per revolution, axial piston type. Electronic strokercontrol.2. Motor: Piston motor with gearbox. 1.53 cubic inch per revolutiondisplacement, direct coupled to the asphalt pump. Entire transmission unitshall be capable of operating speeds up to 2800 RPM. Hydraulic oil mayreach temperature up to 200 degrees without damage to the unit. Unit shallhave internal valving, and shall be fitted with relief valve and high oiltemperature signal in cab.b. Crankshaft Take-Off: Hydrostatic pump driven by crankshaft take off; chassis mustbe equipped to accept crankshaft drive.

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Product Codes: 07200, 75510

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: County of El Paso

State: Texas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Purchasing Department, 800 East Overland, Suite 300, El Paso, Texas, 79901

Phone: 915-546-2048

Fax: 915-546-8180




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