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Liftgate Descriptions

Liftgate Descriptions

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Cantilever These gates are usually a flat plated gate that can sometimes cover the doorway of a delivery box truck and act as a gate for a stakebed truck. The gate is attached to the end of the bed of a flatbed, stakebed or box truck/delivery truck that is upright and levels down to the bed of the truck and level to the ground to carry cargo into the bed of...
Tool Box Descriptions

Tool Box Descriptions

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Pickup Trucks Tool boxes can be placed in the back of pickup truck beds from one wall to the next. These tool boxes are normally made out of steel but can be made in aluminum for weight reasons. The tool boxes are usually used to store tools and sometimes work documents like maps or blue prints. Utility Trucks All tool boxes are a rectangular or box shape...
Boom Description

Boom Description

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Utility Trucks, Cargo Vans and Flatbed Trucks A “boom” describes an external type of arm of the truck body base, a base that is usually a flatbed or utility truck body and sometimes placed around a cargo van. These external arms are normally in the form of a bucket platform (bucket trucks) that holds one or two men that reaches out to a higher area,...
Floor Type Description

Floor Type Description

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The floor type describes truck bodies like box/vans, utility, flatbed and stakebeds. Most floors are composed of wood especially with delivery type of bodies like boxes, flatbeds and stakebeds. Depending on the cargo, floor types may be made out of steel to help keep a refrigerated body with the set temperature of the refrigerator. Smooth steel or diamond...
Truck Bulkhead (headboard) Description

Truck Bulkhead (headboard) Description

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Similar to a headboard on a comfortable bed, a bulkhead would be the backboard or back bone of a stakebed, flatbed or maybe even a dump body. This bulkhead/backboard usually has an opening for the driver to see out of when backing up or looking through the rear view mirror. Bulkheads are usually made out of solid steel, a steel mesh or mixed with a 50/50...
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