Classy Truck of the Month- October 2021

Classy Truck of the Month- October 2021

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Southern Comfort Portables, Carriere, Mississippi

Shannon and Zack Atkisson added a Radar Blue 2015 Kenworth T880 built out by Amthor International with a 5,000-gallon aluminum tank and a 510 cfm Jurop pump (Chandler). The truck is powered by a PACCAR 585 hp engine tied to an Eaton Fuller 18-speed transmission. Exterior features include aluminum wheels, stainless steel hose trays, chrome horns and stacks, dual rear aluminum toolboxes, heavy-duty rear pipe bumper, SeeLevel gauge, three sight glasses, dual top-side and rear manways, 4-inch inlet and outlet with heated collars, and a drop tag axle. Interior features include leather, air-ride seats and cab, heated and cooled seats. Graphics were provided by Mike the Knife, Shannon and Zack Atkisson are the drivers and the truck is used mainly for residential septic pumping and transport of portable sanitation waste to a treatment plant.  

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