KNAPHEIDE'S MOST POPULAR & VERSATILE PLATFORM BODY
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.
Knapheide Bodies are fully immersed in Knapheide's 12-step, electrodeposition prime paint system for superior corrosion resistance.
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)
Reinforced internal stake pockets are sized to accept 2x4 lumber as well as a wide array of Knapheide side options
Recessed LED Lighting
Recessed LED RID lights located on the front and back corners of the side rails and rear tail skirt for increased visibility.
Under side of body receives additional corrosion protection with Knapheide's water-based undercoat.
Durable oven-cured finish coat paint on top of Knapheide's exclusive electrodeposition prime paint for a clean overall appearance.
Rectangular drop-in style bulkhead for pairing with stake racks. Compatible with all platforms.
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
Rectangular, weld-on style bulkhead with tapered corners and reinforced design. Compatible with all Knapheide Platforms.
Swivel-style, D-ring tie-downs rated at 2,000 lbs. Ideal for securing large or heavy cargo during transit.
Available in multiple lengths. Used in variety of applications.
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.
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.
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.
Heavy duty hoists with patented lost motion device providing low mounting height resulting in greater stability. High strength steel construction.
Practical storage solution for Dump or Platform bodies. Choose from straight or tapered design.
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.
All Knapheide Platforms have receiver hitch options available for your hauling needs/demands. Includes under ride protection.
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.
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.
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