With the initial assessment on home designs done with shipping containers as well as assessing the best methods of either interior or exterior cladding done. I then thought but how many people actually know the dimensions of a shipping container? Because no point ordering one if it won’t fit in the place your looking to put it.. so here is the information on internal,external and weight limits of a 20ft shipping container.
20 Foot Container Specifications:
External Dimensions Internal Dimensions Operating Weights (lb)
Length: 20′ Length: 19′-4″ Max Gross: 52,910
Width: 8′ Width: 7′-8″ Max Payload: 47,895
Height: 8′-6″ Height: 7′-9″ Tare: 5,015
Internal Capacity: 1,166 Cubic Feet