The Equipter RB4000 costs $34,400*. Half of owners estimate it pays for itself in 1 year or less (Equipter Owners Survey, September 2018). This self-propelled roofing trailer helps you complete more work while lowering labor costs and increasing sales.
*A price increase for the Equipter RB4000 will go into effect on October 1, 2020.
Always make sure your tow vehicle has a GVWR capacity greater than that of the Equipter and tow vehicle weight combined. In general, our customers have towed the RB4000 with vehicles like the Chevy Silverado, Ford F-150, and Ford Expedition.
No. We’re currently unaware of any special license or classification requirements.
In addition to the operator’s manual, we offer 2 English-language video tutorials:
Yes. If you have an RB4000, call us at 717-661-3591 and we’ll email you the RB4000 Spanish-language manual.
Yes. We send the MCO (Manufacturer's Certificate of Origin) as soon as possible after confirming the unit is paid in full by you or the financing bank. Use the MCO to register the RB4000 with your state just like you would any other trailer. You may be required to pay sales tax at registration.
No. The self-propelled trailer must be transported by a licensed tow vehicle. Its self-driving capability is designed only for lawns and driveways, not for driving on public roads, across rough terrain, up and down steep hills, or over soft ground.
OSHA does NOT approve the RB4000 as a personnel lift/transport.
We specifically designed this innovative trailer to be compact enough to drive over lawns and landscaping without damage. It holds up to 4 cubic yards (about 12-15 square). When it’s full, drive the RB4000 to an on-site dumpster or trailer to dump the debris.
As former roofers, we understand how important it is to protect clients’ landscaping. We designed the RB4000 with a lightweight aluminum bed and wide tires to protect lawns and landscaping from ruts during proper operation.
If you’re working in wet conditions, we recommend using additional weight distribution, like optional Track Mats.
The lift clears up to 11 feet, making it compatible with most standard dump trucks.
We have a full line of RB4000 roofing accessories, like Track Mats and Gutter Protectors, to make roofing with the Equipter even more efficient. Accessories sold separately.
Yes. The RB4000 is manufactured in the U.S., in the heart of Lancaster County (about a 90-minute drive from Philadelphia, PA).
New RB4000s come with a 2-year bumper-to-bumper warranty. For details, call 717-661-3591 or see the owner’s manual.
Many parts are standard, and your hydraulics shop should be able to order them from its regular suppliers.
If you need RB4000-specific parts, call our service team at 717-768-0070. We can often ship parts out within 1-2 business days.
50% of Equipter owners estimate the RB4000 pays for itself in 1 year or less (Equipter Owners Survey, September 2018).
Yes! Finance your purchase through a lender of your choice or one of the banks we regularly work with. Call us at 717-661-3591 for current info about financing options and interest rates. Financing subject to the approval of your credit application, and a $1,500 down payment is required.
We have rental locations in nearly every state. Use our Rental Locator to find one near you.
Let us help. We’ve developed good working relationships with many Equipter rental locations, and sometimes that allows us to connect you with a rental opportunity that isn’t apparent from the rental database on our site. Call us at 717-661-3591.