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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...
Truck Body Material Description

Truck Body Material Description

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Box/Van Body For a box truck or van body the body material will typically be aluminum because it is light weight but there are other options in Fiberglass Re-enforced Plastic (FRP) and Curtain Sides. The benefits of FRP are that it is a much sturdier and longer lasting option but it can hold back the delivery weight of a truck because it is a heavier...
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