Athletic Goods: Sandboxes - 17160

Sandboxes - 17160

What is Freight Class?

When shipping your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you will need to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standardized code created by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation.
Ship sandboxes accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
17160
COMMODITY
Sandboxes
FREIGHT CLASS
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Commodity note:
Children's playground, NOI, Provisions include equipment of awnings and awning fixtures, in boxes or crates:

Subclasses for

Sandboxes - 17160

Often, NMFC codes have multiple subclasses. These subclasses almost always distinguish various densities.
In this instance, the commodity, sandboxes, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

17160-1

17160-2

17160-3

100

85

70

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SU

KD

KD flat

SU

KD

KD flat

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

How can I determine NMFC codes?

An organization named the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) publishes a list of freight class designations, codes, and subclasses for frequently shipped commodities (https://classit.nmfta.org/). You must pay a subscription fee to view it. Find more information about freight classes from the experts at Koho for free on our freight classes pages.

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.

What does NMFC stand for?

NMFC stand for National Motor Freight Classification. This is a classification system used for interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce movement of LTL shipments. You can learn more on our freight classes pages.