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Range Castings - 27240

What is Freight Class?

When shipping your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you’ll have to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standardized code made by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation.
Ship range castings accurately by using the information below:
27240
Range Castings
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Commodity note:
Iron, other than enameled or plated, NOI:

Subclasses for

Range Castings - 27240

For many NMFC codes, there isn’t just one class that is applied. Frequently, NMFC numbers have a number of subclasses, which are usually based on the density of the shipment.
In this instance, the commodity, range castings, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

27240-1

27240-1

27240-2

27240-2

27240-2

70

70

50

50

50

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Weighing each less than 25 pounds, loose

In bundles weighing each less than 25 pounds

Weighing each 25 pounds

Over, loose

In bundles weighing each 25 pounds or over

Weighing each less than 25 pounds, loose

In bundles weighing each less than 25 pounds

Weighing each 25 pounds

Over, loose

In bundles weighing each 25 pounds or over

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

Where can I find freight class code chart?

The National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) publishes a list of freight class designations, codes, and subclasses for commonly shipped items (https://classit.nmfta.org/). A subscription fee is required to access this list. You can learn more about freight classes from the experts at Koho for free on our freight classes pages.

What is the most expensive freight class?

Freight Class 500 freight is the most expensive to ship. This classification is reserved for items of very high value or for items that use lots of space but weigh very little.

What is density?

Density is the relationship between weight and size. A ping pong ball, which is very little material surrounding a good amount of air, is low density. Bricks, which are heavy for their size, are high density. In LTL shipping, it is commonly measured in pounds per cubic foot.