You may think that the large trucks drive along the road all look the same, but in fact, there is a big difference in the way they are manufactured. It is because of this difference, making it ideal for all kinds of work. The biggest difference between a trailer and a semi-trailer is: a trailer has a front axle, but a semi-trailer depends upon support and movement from the vehicle it has been attached to when going down the road.
Where can the trailer be used?
Features of Trailer: It can be hung on any vehicle, convenient and fast.
Therefore, many people now regard it as a good helper for moving. Mainly used to transfer personal belongings to a new home. Even in short distances or small geographic areas, it will be used for the transportation of light goods.
Where can the semi-trailer be used?
Semi-trailers are mostly used for long-distance transportation and have different uses according to different types.
For example, a dump trailer for transporting coal, a car trailer for transporting cars, a flatbed trailer for transporting pipelines, a tautliner trailer for transporting daily necessities, etc.
Tips: When you use a semi-trailer for long-distance transportation, please confirm in advance the length of the semi-trailer permitted by the local or the city or state, otherwise it may be prohibited.
Difference between them:
Attached to the towing vehicle