Single Axle Hydratail Truck

The Ledwell Single Axle HydraTail Truck offers unparalleled convenience when it comes to transporting your heavy machinery. Renowned as our most sought-after heavy equipment transport truck, it has revolutionized the industry. The cutting-edge HydraTail Truck bed sits directly on the chassis frame, positioned approximately five inches lower than the Ledwell Standard Rollback.

This ingenious design provides you with an additional five inches in height allowance, ensuring that your heavy machinery reaches its destination securely and without hassle.


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The Ledwell Hydraulic Tail Truck is built with the same exceptional quality as our best-selling HydraTail Trailers. Ideal for loading low-clearance, long-wheelbase, or non-powered equipment, the Hydraulic Tail Truck sets the standard in versatility.

Experience the ease and reliability of the Single Axle HydraTail Truck, designed to meet your heavy machinery transport needs with utmost precision.


24′ to 26′ bed lengths
30,000-pound bed capacity
10′ hydraulic tail with 5′ fold under


20,000-pound Hydraulic winch
Full-function wireless remote
Chain rack and pans
Ledwell manufactured hydraulics


Non-slip protective surface coating
Side steps for deck access
Full cab headache rack
Work lights
DOT-approved lights and reflectors


Tandem axle
Multi-view camera system
LED wrecker light bar
Center tie downs
Scale system

Hydraulic Tail Truck Resources




HydraTail Truck

How do I operate a HydraTail Truck?

Correctly operating your Ledwell HydraTail Truck is important to help extend the life of your equipment. Watch this operational series video or follow the steps below.

To get started, walk around the entire truck to inspect the following:

Overhead and ground obstructions, Winch & cable system, Hydraulic & Air Hoses, Lights, Wheels & Tires, and Remote control.

Make sure the truck is on level ground.

Set the parking brake and put the truck in neutral.

Engage PTO.

Dump the truck’s suspension.

Chock the wheels.

Use the Ledwell wireless remote to operate the hydraulic tail:

Push Tail Up to raise the tail.

Push Lock Off to unlock the tail & fold.

Push Fold Out to deploy the fold.

Push Tail Down to lower the tail until resting on the ground.

Safely load Equipment and remember to set the parking brake.

Secure equipment to the HydraTail Bed with your preferred tie-downs.

Be sure each piece is tied down at four points to secure it properly.

To unload, reverse the process.

Do you have to have a CDL to operate a HydraTail Truck?

Yes, if the GVWR is more than 26,000 pounds a CDL is required.

What length HydraTail Beds do you offer?

Our standard HydraTail Truck bed lengths are 26′, 28′, or 30′. We do offer custom lengths as an option. Our Sales Team would be happy to discuss the best fit for your application.