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Does anyone have any opinions on the Isuzu Flatbed trucks?:scratch:
 

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I know a comm. beek that runs a Cabover Isuzu with 16 ft bed and really likes it.
 

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I looked at a cabover Isuzu a few weeks ago, looked like a pretty nice truck. Good mileage, had the 16 foot flatbed on it. There are a bunch of lawn guys here in FL running the Isuzu's and they seem to like them.
 

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I have a 2000 Mitsubishi FH. Good truck, bumpy ride because it is a cab over, expensive parts, poor mileage / diesel.
 

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I don't know about Isuzu, but we run Mitsubishi FMSP 33k GVW with 20' flat beds. Trucks get excellent fuel mileage, rarely breakdown. A bit light on Horsepower if you pull a forklift but still well within usability. And you can't beat the cabover turning radius for driving down orchard rows.

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I was looking at one, but I didn't know how well they would do loaded down with full supers.

So the turning radius is better with the cab forward designs? Make's sense I guess.
 

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The turning radius makes up for the bounciness. The turning diameter of my Mits must be 15' less than a Ford F-450.
 
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