Traffic Barrels (also known as Traffic Drums) are highly visible channelizing devices that can increase driver awareness of potential hazards or irregularities in the roadway. Barrels are optimal for keeping workers, pedestrians, and drivers safe in both local road and highway construction and maintenance zones. A line of traffic barrels can work to warn drivers well in advance of on oncoming roadwork.
Barrel Material and Certificaiton
Our channelizing barrels are tested and assured to meet or exceed standards set by the Federal Highway Administration. These barrels meet and exceed MUTCD standards with a NCHRP crash test rating of 350.
Our barrels are designed for both superior rebound-ability and durability. Select either High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) or Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE). HDPE barrels are more rigid will retain their rebound-ability under high temperature conditions, making them optimal for warmer climates and summer roadwork. LDPE barrels are lighter and more flexible, making them ideal for cooler or winter roadwork.
Barrel Reflective Tape Options:
Our barrels come with multiple reflective tape options. Type A or C flashing barricade lights can be mounted on top for increased nighttime visibility.
|Tape Type||Nighttime Visibility|
||Engineer Grade||500 ft|
||High Intensity Prismatic||1000 ft|
||Diamond Grade||1500 ft|
Custom Stenciling and Molding Available:
Custom stenciling and molding can prevent theft of traffic barrels or help identify and organize them. They can also be great for marketing and give your barrels a professional look.
Folding Light Feature:
The design of these barrels allows for lights to be folded down on the barrel and stacked with the barrel during storage. This dramatically reduces set-up time and complications in transportation.
Weights and Dimensions:
- Barrel: 40 in tall, 8 lbs
- Ring: 22.5 inner diameter ring, 24 lbs
- Tape: 4 or 6 inch width available
- Optional Tire Ring for added stability
- Optional Reflective stripes with choices of sheeting grade
- Choice of High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) or Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) material
- Custom Stenciling and Molding Options
- NCHRP-350 Accepted, Meets MUTCD Standards
- Folding light feature for efficient storage and transportation
- Made in the U.S.A
- (1) Traffic Barrel
- (1) Tire Ring (if selected)
- Your choice of reflective sheeting installed on the barrel
Barrel Shipping Information
Our traffic barrel models have tighter stacking and packing to save on shipping costs. Shipping options are below:
|Product||Pallet (48x48 in)||Palatalized Full Truckload||Non-Palatalized Full Truckload|
|44 units||1,144 units||1,392 units|
Barrel with Tire Ring
2 pallet min:
44 barrels on one pallet, up to 5 tire ring bundles (150 rings) on the other.
|704 units||768 units|
Tire Ring Only
|One bundle is 30 units, 5 bundles is spread over 1 pallet space||
|NA - not typically sold without pallets|
**PLEASE NOTE: 10PC MINIMUM FOR THIS ITEM**
Large Quantity Discounts:
- Height: 39.7” inches
- Top Diameter: 18.1" inches
- Bottom Diameter: 23.5" inches
- Tire Locking Ring Inside Diameter: 22.5" inches
- Weight: 8 lbs (barrel only)
- Weight: 24 lbs (tire locking ring only)
- Material: LDPE (low-density polyethyelene) or HPDE (high-density polyethylene)
So happy you can buy these without the base. Only website that lets you do that!
Barrels for construction
Use these during road construction and it's been doing great so far
I bought the product online and had no issues. I called to clarify something on my order, and spoke to a Rep. and since it was my first time buying this product no one mentioned to me that I needed a tire rubber ring to hold down the Barrel. I think the customer service Rep. should told me about the tire ring. Now I have to wait for the tire ring to be able to use this product.
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