Steel Flatbeds & Stake Beds

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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E-Coat Immersion

Knapheide Bodies are fully immersed in Knapheide's 12-step, electrodeposition prime paint system for superior corrosion resistance.

Flooring

Choose from either 1/8" treadplate, 10 gauge smooth steel, or 2" pine flooring (shown), whichever best fits your application.

Long Sill Construction

Long sills with gusseted cross members | 5” on 12’ and shorter platforms | 7” on 13’ and longer platforms | 6” for SRW (80 Series) platforms

Cross Member Structure

Formed, 11-gauge high strength (50,000 psi) cross members are spaced on 18” centers for 12’ and shorter platforms and 12” centers on 13’ and longer platforms.

Side and End Rails

Side and end rails constructed of formed 12-gauge, high-strength steel (50,000 psi)

Stake Pockets

Reinforced internal stake pockets are sized to accept 2x4 lumber as well as a wide array of Knapheide side options

Recessed Lighting

Recessed RID lights located on the front and back corners of the side rails and rear tail skirt for increased visibility.

Undercoat

Under side of body receives additional corrosion protection with Knapheide's water-based undercoat.

Finish Paint

Durable oven-cured finish coat paint on top of Knapheide's exclusive electrodeposition prime paint for a clean overall appearance.

BH Bulkhead

Rectangular drop-in style bulkhead for pairing with stake racks. Compatible with all platforms.

BHG Bulkhead

Drop-in rectangular bulkhead with a punched window for superior corrosion resistance. Compatible with all Knapheide Platforms.

BHR and BHRB Series Bulkhead

Rectangular bulkhead, heavy duty reinforced. Weld-on (BHR) and bolt-on (BHRB) style with punched window. Compatible with all platforms. Bulkhead material: 11-gauge high strength steel (102 Series 56” models are 10-gauge) Vertical post material: 11-gauge high strength steel outer post, 3” structural channel inner post

BHRT Bulkhead

Rectangular, weld-on style bulkhead with tapered corners and reinforced design. Compatible with all Knapheide Platforms.

Tie Downs

Swivel-style, D-ring tie-downs rated at 2,000 lbs. Ideal for securing large or heavy cargo during transit.

Refuse Sides

Available in multiple lengths. Used in variety of applications.

Rope Hooks

Constructed of 1/2" diameter steel rod and welded on the front side of cross sills

Underbody Sliding Tie Down Channel

Perfect for securing large or heavy cargo. Steel construction. Compatible with S-Line Storable 4" Winch.

Stake Racks

Available 28" or 40" height. Choose from interlocking clip style or simple quiet latch connection systems.

Underbody Tie Down Rail

Welded steel construction installed along platform floor.

Toolboxes

Available for Knapheide Platform, Gooseneck, Dump, and Forestry Bodies for additional storage capacity. Above or under body toolboxes available in multiple sizes to fit your application.

Knaphoist

Heavy duty hoists with patented lost motion device providing low mounting height resulting in greater stability. High strength steel construction.

Knap-Pack

Practical storage solution for Dump or Platform bodies. Choose from straight or tapered design.

Bumper

For Platform and Dump Bodies. Dimensions dependent upon chassis manufacturer. Under ride protection required by law and the ICC Bumper provides this protection. ICC Bumpers not needed when hitch is utilized.

Receiver Hitch

All Knapheide Platforms have receiver hitch options available for your hauling needs/demands. Includes under ride protection.

Landscaper Racks

Turn a Value-Master X or Cargo-Hauler Platform Body (96 Series) into a Landscaper Body. Easily remove side and rear section to utilize as flatbed. Multiple lengths available.

BHT Bulkhead

Tapered, drop-in style bulkhead with punched window. Compatible with platforms without racks or grain sides.

Underbody Storage Compartment

Runs between the long sills of the body to create additional storage for lengthy items like conduit or PVC.

Spare Tire Retainer

Accepts tires as small as 14" up to 22.5", with up to 6" of vertical adjustment. Can be mounted on street side or curb side of bulkhead.

Contractor E-Z Loader Drop Side Package

Drop side contractor packages are compatible with PVMX and PCH series platforms. Each side drops down to a full 180 degrees for easy access. Sides feature 45-degree sloped rub rails. Double acting tailgate may be dropped 90 or 180 degrees. Spreader chains position tailgate for material spreading depth. E-Z loader drop sides are available in 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’ and 12’ lengths.

Contractor Fixed Side Package

Fixed side contractor packages are compatible with PVMX and PCH series platforms up to 16’ in length. A stake pocket model bulkhead and 14” high sides are standard. Tailgate may be lowered and secured parallel to the ground, dropped down to 180 degrees, or removed completely.

Actual LengthActual WidthChassis CAPine Wood Floor - ModelPine Wood Floor - Net Weight (lbs)Smooth Steel Floor - ModelSmooth Steel Floor - Net Weight (lbs)Treadplate Floor - ModelTreadplate Floor - Net Weight (lbs)
Single Rear Wheel
8'-9"78.25"56"PVMX-898C492PVMXS-898C608PVMXT-898C638
9'-3"78.25"60"PVMX-938C616PVMXS-938C660PVMXT-938C693
Dual Rear Wheel
8'-9"95.75"56"PVMX-89C562PVMXS-89C746PVMXT-89C743
9'-3"95.75"60"PVMX-93C801PVMXS-93C840PVMXT-93C837
10'-3"95.75"72-84"PVMX-103C866PVMXS-103C907PVMXT-103C904
11'-3"95.75"84"PVMX-113C953PVMXS-113C997PVMXT-113C994
12'-3"95.75"84-102"PVMX-123C1042PVMXS-123C1089PVMXT-123C1085
13'-3"95.75"108"PVMX-133C1293PVMXS-133C1350PVMXT-133C1346
14'-3"95.75"102-124"PVMX-143C1386PVMXS-143C1446PVMXT-143C1442
16'-3"95.75"108-138"PVMX-163C1575PVMXS-163C1643PVMXT-163C1637
18'-3"95.75"120-152"PVMX-183C1764PVMXS-183C1838PVMXT-183C1832
20'-3"95.75"136-168"PVMX-203C1952PVMXS-203C2033PVMXT-203C2027
22'-3"95.75"144-192"PVMX-223C2172PVMXS-223C2231PVMXT-223C2224
24'-3"95.75"158-196"PVMX-243C2361PVMXS-243C2427PVMXT-243C2419
26'-3"95.75"196-270"PVMX-263C2550PVMXS-263C2623PVMXT-263C2615
Wide Applications
14'-3"101.8"102-124"PVMXW-143C1413PVMXWS-143C1488PVMXWT-143C1483
16'-3"101.8"108-138"PVMXW-163C1604PVMXWS-163C1693PVMXWT-163C1687
18'-3"101.8"120-152"PVMXW-183C1795PVMXWS-183C1897PVMXWT-183C1891
20'-3"101.8"136-168"PVMXW-203C1985PVMXWS-203C2101PVMXWT-203C2094
22'-3"101.8"144-192"PVMXW-223C2176PVMXWS-223C2308PVMXWT-223C2300
24'-3"101.8"158-196"PVMXW-243C2367PVMXWS-243C2512PVMXWT-243C2504
26'-3"101.8"196-270"PVMXW-263C2465PVMXWS-263C2718PVMXWT-263C2709
Ford Transit Platforms
10'-3"95.75"PVMX-103C-FT709PVMXS-103C-FT913PVMXT-103C-FT910
11'-3"95.75"PVMX-113C-FT774PVMXS-113C-FT1002PVMXT-113C-FT999
12'-3"95.75"PVMX-123C-FT843PVMXS-123C-FT1095PVMXT-123C-FT1091
13'-3"95.75"PVMX-133C-FT983PVMXS-133C-FT1261PVMXT-133C-FT1257
90 Series Sprinter Platforms
12'-3"88.38"PVMX-1239C-SP863PVMXS-1239C-SP1120PVMXT-1239C-SP1116
14'-3"88.38"PVMX-1439C-SP1072PVMXS-1439C-SP1376PVMXT-1439C-SP1372
Ram ProMaster Platforms
11'-3"95.75"PVMX-113C-RP764PVMXS-113C-RP1046PVMXT-113C-RP1036
12'-3"95.75"PVMX-123C-RP843PVMXS-123C-RP1141PVMXT-123C-RP1137
13'-3"95.75"PVMX-133C-RP978PVMXS-133C-RP1301PVMXT-133C-RP1297
14'-3"95.75"PVMX-143C-RP1049PVMXS-143C-RP1394PVMXT-143C-RP1389
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