Conduits, Other Than Earthen: Nickel-plated - 51550

Nickel-plated - 51550

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you’ll have to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standard code devised by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation.
Ship nickel-plated accurately by using the information below:
51550
Nickel-plated
77.5
Commodity note:
In boxes or drums.

Subclasses for

Nickel-plated - 51550

NMFC numbers often have multiple subclasses. These are almost always based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, nickel-plated, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info
Subclass NMFC Code
Freight Class
Subclass Notes
Please note: This is for educational purposes only. Ultimately, the carrier reserves the right to classify the groups.

FAQs

What is NMFC code?

The National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) is the freight classification system devised by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) and is used for all interstate, intrastate, and foreign commercial movement of LTL cargo. NMFC codes provide standardized freight classes to determine the ease of transport of many of the wide variety of commodities that are shipped together in LTL shipments.

If I am shipping a couch when do I use freight class 250 vs freight class 175?

If the couch you are shipping has not been assembled yet and you are shipping various components that you can use freight class 250. If you are shipping a complete product then you should use freight class 175.

Do all commodities have NMFC freight subclasses?

No, not all commodities have freight subclasses, although many do.