Big Sandy Sand Barrels

The "Big Sandy" is an Impact Attenuator Sand Barrel that is easy to move and provides external verification of the barrels correct weight. The Big Sandy Attenuator/Crash Cushion Sand Barrel has been tested and certified to meet the crash worthy requirements of NCHRP 350; Big Sandy Sand Barrels go above and beyond these requirement to provide the best in highway safety.


  • Simply fill the sand to the molded-in fill line to obtain the correct weight. The molded-in fill line makes external verification of weights easy
  • Reinforced lip prevents the barrels from deforming when filled and provides a quick and secure fit for reinforced lids
  • Both Big Sandy sizes are easily lifted, moved, and emptied with the optional Lifting Ring
  • NCHRP 350 tested and accepted
  • Big Sandy barrels stack tightly, allowing you to put more on a truck than other competing products
  • Big Sandy's wide stance allows for more stable barrel without becoming top heavy or tipping
Part # Barrel Weight Barrel Capacity
48140 23 lb. ± 1 lb. (10.4 kg. ± 0.5 kg.)
36" Tall
Top Diameter 37"
Bottom  Diameter 26"
1,400 lb. (640 kg.)
48210 29 lb. ± 1 lb. (13.2 kg. ± 0.5 kg.)
47" Tall
Top Diameter 37"
Bottom  Diameter 26"
2,100 lb. (960 kg.)