Built to handle your heavy lifting jobs

Knapheide Crane Bodies are a crane service truck bed built and reinforced with heavy crane applications in mind to withstand the torsional forces applied to a body during lifting operations. Knapheide’s comprehensive lineup of Crane Bodies includes models from light-duty trucks, up to extreme heavy-duty applications. From construction and mining to agriculture and equipment repair, our crane truck beds have continually proved their worth time and time again. When your job requires heavy lifting, call on a Knapheide Crane Body to help you get the job done.

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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.

Door Retainer

Double spring over-center door retainer on all doors eliminates involuntary swing and keeps the door in positive open or closed position.

Compartment Shelves

250 lb. capacity adjustable divider shelves made of rugged spangled galvanized steel. Divider slots on 4" centers. Shelves are covered by the Knapheide six year warranty.

Stainless Steel Hinge

Continuous stainless steel hinge for unmatched security and corrosion resistance, backed by the Knapheide six year warranty.

Interior Light Guard

Interior light guards provide protection for recessed lighting and wiring package.

Security Ring

Adjustable security ring strikers provide strength, security, and a weather tight seal throughout the entire life of the body.

Quick Mount Body

Quick mount installation permits quick, safe mounting of body and bumper and allows for easy transfer from chassis to chassis (meets FMVSS 301 requirements).

Return Flange Floor

Exclusive "Return Flange" floor design provides support for side compartments, adds floor strength, and eliminates rust-prone exposed seam between floor and side compartments.

Slam Lock Tailgate

Includes slam-lock tailgate with one-hand center release

Door Seals

Triple contact door seals provides protection against the outside elements for your tools and equipment.

Body Shell

Rugged 12 or 14-gauge, two-sided A-40 galvanneal steel body shell with a six year warranty. Complete undercoating provides an additional layer of corrosion protection.

Receiver Bumper

Heavy duty Galva-Grip bumper with integral outrigger tubes. Compatible with bodies with optional crane reinforcement kits and 30 Series Crane Bodies.

Cable Steps

Ideal for crane and line bodies with higher bumpers. Safely access the cargo bed area of the body without need to jump up or down, impoving ease-of-use and safety.

Codeable Padlock

Padlock learns your vehicle ignition key code and eliminates the need to carry both ignition key and padlock key.


21-1/2" deep work surface, lockable through compartment, and accepts outriggers for body stabilization. Receiver hitch rated at 12,000 lbs. maximum trailer weight and 1,200 lbs. maximum tongue weight. Compatible with the 38 Crane Body.


Includes large work surface, lockable through compartment, and pintle hitch step bumper with D-rings. Pintle hitch bumper rated for 30,000 lbs. maximum trailer weight and 6,000 lbs. maximum tongue weight. Bumper includes vise plate with mounting locations available on both sides of bumper. Bumper also includes a through compartment with lockable access doors on both sides of the bumper. Compatible with 60 Crane Body.

LED Compartment Lighting

Ideal for Service, Utility or Gooseneck body. Controlled and operated via vehicle up fitter switch. Switch kit and door activated switch kits also available. Multiple lengths available.

Master Locking System

Lock all compartments on one side with one device/action. Operates independent of your key locks for added security. .

Rock Guard

Aluminum trim added to front corners of Service Body for increased aesthetic. Aluminum treadplate option available.

Aluminum Mechanics Drawers

Aluminum alloy construction manufactured by C-Tech. Available in multiple configurations. Rated for maximum of 250 lbs. Appearance may vary.

Electric Cranes

A cost-effective alternative to hydraulic applications. Knapheide can provide electric cranes ranging in size from 1,000 lbs. to 6,000 lbs.

Hydraulic Cranes

With access to most leading crane manufacturers, Knapheide offers a comprehensive selection of hydraulic cranes.

LED Lights

LED replacement for incandescent stop/tail/turn lights. Offering brighter light and a superior life span compared to incandescent lights

Tie Downs

Ideal for safely securing heavy equipment in your cargo area. Zinc-plated. Rated at 2,000 lbs.

Steel Mechanic Drawers

Steel construction available in multiple configurations

Gas Bottle Retainer

Secure storage and transportation for gas bottles

ModelApplicable ModelsMax. Crane RatingChassis CABody LengthBody HeightBody WidthCompartment DepthFloor WidthNet Weight (lbs)
44 & 60 Crane Bodies
6108DL-4415,000 GVWR chassis up to 19,500 GVWR with 19.5" dia. rims (max. 34" tire dia.)44,00060"108"44"94"22"50"2629
6108DLR-4415,000 GVWR chassis up to 19,500 GVWR with 19.5" dia. rims (max. 34" tire dia.)44,00060"108"44"94"22"50"2689
6132DL-4415,000 GVWR chassis up to 19,500 GVWR with 19.5" dia. rims (max. 34" tire dia.)44,00084"132"44"94"22"50"3037
6132DLR-4415,000 GVWR chassis up to 19,500 GVWR with 19.5" dia. rims (max. 34" tire dia.)44,00084"132"44"94"22"50"3095
6132DLHR-60Medium duty chassis 19,000 GVWR and up with 22.5" dia. rims (max. 46" tire dia.)60,000 FT-LBS84"132"52"94"22"50"3186
30 Crane Bodies
6108DL-3015,000 GVWR chassis up to 19,500 GVWR with 19.5" dia. rims (max. 34" tire dia.)30,000 FT-LBS60"108"40"94"20"54"2306
6132DL-3015,000 GVWR chassis up to 19,500 GVWR with 19.5" dia. rims (max. 34" tire dia.)30,000 FT-LBS84"132"40"94"20"54"2721
6132DLR-3015,000 GVWR chassis up to 19,500 GVWR with 19.5" dia. rims (max. 34" tire dia.)30,000 FT-LBS84"132"40"94"20"54"2757
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