Platform Bodies

 Platform bodies enable users to safely and efficiently transport bulk materials and large equipment to and from the jobsite. From simple flatbeds to highly contented vocational platforms, Knapheide has the product for you. Numerous vocational Platform Bodies are available for specific applications, including contractors and landscapers. Numerous options and accessories such as side accessories, floor materials, hoists and more are available to fully customize your Knapheide Platform Body. 

Knapheide Platform Body Options

Westerner Platform Body

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 The Westerner Platform Body is one of Knapheide's most economical yet reliable flatbed models. Standard flatbed models are available for both single and dual rear wheel chassis, in body lengths from 8'-14'. Reinforced internal stake pockets accept numerous side accessories for further customization. Complete immersion of the Westerner Flatbed in Knapheide's E-Coat prime paint system along with undercoating provides years of a durable finish. If you're in the market for a reliable flatbed, look into Knapheide's Westerner Flatbed 

Value X

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 Need a versatile Platform Body that can haul just about anything? Knapheide's Value-Master X Platform Body features solid steel construction and is available in many different lengths and widths to fit a variety of chassis applications. Choose wood, steel or treadplate flooring and pick from numerous side accessories including stake sides, solid sides or refuse sides to customize for your hauling job. Pair this flatbed up with a hoist to add dumping functionality. Regardless of your needs, the Value-Master X Platform Body from Knapheide has you covered. 

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 Knapheide's Landscaper Body isn't your normal Landscaper Body. It includes optimized standard features to take your landscaping or lawn care operation to a new level. Need the ability to transfer, dump and distribute bulk materials like mulch, dirt, rock and more? The integrated dump hoist provides effortless operation while an optional metering gate enables the landscaper to easily control filling wheelbarrows. Load and haul palletized materials? A 50" side access swing out door accommodates for quick forklift loading. Add additional functionality with an optional storage pack or underbody toolbox. If you want to upgrade your landscaping vehicle, check out the Knapheide Landscaper Body. 

Heavy Hauler

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 Have a massive load that requires a tough Platform Body to handle the job? Look no further. Knapheide's Heavy-Hauler Platform Body is the most severe duty flatbed available and is built to work. Beefy, structural steel cross sills and long sills ensure it can withstand your heaviest of hauls. Heavy-duty bulkheads and external rub rails ensure your cargo stays where it's supposed to be, keeping the operator and roadways safe. Whether it is lumber, bricks, steel, equipment, or whatever you need to transport, count on Knapheide's Heavy-Hauler to move it. 

Concrete Bodies

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 Combine a 1,500 lb. overcab material rack, drop down tailgate, removable solid sides, above and under body toolboxes with a Value-Master X Platform Body and you get the ideal vocational package for a concrete contractor. We know concrete work is a physically demanding job so we designed a truck body that is tough enough to handle your job, day in and day out. A reinforced overcab material rack can accommodate wheelbarrow storage while the drop down tailgate enables you to get close enough to the load space to easily retrieve items. A 1/8" thick, treadplate floor construction ensures the Concrete Body can hold up to the heavy loads within a concrete environment. If your job requires a strong truck and durable truck body, depend on Knapheide's Concrete Body.      

Aluminum Flatbed Options

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 Are you looking for a flatbed truck body that’s easy on payload but heavy on features and toughness? Look no further than the new Aluminum Platform Body from Knapheide. With a desire to never settle for second best, we spent years designing and testing our aluminum product lines to ensure they’re lightweight but not light duty. Assembled with aerospace techniques and utilizing military-grade aluminum extrusions, the aluminum platform body is class-leading in strength, durability and longevity. Available in lengths from 7’ to 18’, there’s a tough, long-lasting aluminum platform body for your application no matter how big or small.