Flatbed

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Action

To help you with your custom upfits. Here is helpful information on how much weight our Steel Stakes will add to your body.

Steel Stake Side Weight Sheet
    40″ High   48″ High
45″ Rear Section   41 lbs   49.5 lbs
48″ Side Section   43 lbs   52 lbs
72″ Side Section   63.5 lbs   72.5 lbs

 

Action custom Flatbed BodyFlatbed
Your equipment needs to provide the design for the Action Flatbed Body. Action’s advanced manufacturing techniques and proven technology in every Heavy Duty Platform Body keep the costs low and the quality high. Action Flatbeds are custom built to our customers’ specifications. They come in lengths of 8′ to 26′ and are available in steel or aluminum.

Standard Features Include:

  1. Heavy-duty, structural channel cross member (on 12” centers).
  2. Heavy Duty, 11-gauge Galvannealed headboard w/ punched window
  3. Heavy Duty, 11 gauge Galvannealed floor standard.
  4.  Structural channel rub rails.
  5.  Heavily reinforced pockets.
    *LED Lights are now standard

Action custom Flatbed Body*Action’s galvannealed Flatbed bodies will not rust and would be an excellent investment in your business. This body will most likely outlast the life of your vehicle.

Features and Specifications:

  •  Structural channel cross member and long sills.
  • Heavy- Duty structural rub rails.
  • Heavy duty 11 gauge channel Galvannealed steel headboard. Standard w/ punched window.
  • Heavily reinforced pockets that are integrated into the platform on 24” centers for side and rear stakes.
  • Available flooring options: tread plate or wood.
  • We will custom build aluminum and steel platform bodies to meet your requirements.

Customized to meet the demands of your trade

  • Flatbed Equipment OptionsSide Stakes Wood or Metal
  • Hoists
  • Overhead Cab Protectors (¼, ½ or full)
  • Contractor Sides
  • Liftgates
  • Cranes
  • Ladder Racks
  • Outriggers

For more information regarding the Action line of flatbed bodies please call our sales team at 800-330-1229 or fill out our contact form.

Action custom flatbed dump body

Flatbed Dump

Your needs provide the design for the Action Flatbed Dump Body. Action’s advanced manufacturing techniques and proven technology in every Flatbed Dump body keep the costs low and the quality high.
Get a quote valid for 30 days here.  If you would like a quote over the phone or faxed to you please call us at 727-943-8911.

For more information regarding the Action line of dump bodies please call our sales team at 800-330-1229 or fill out our contact form.

landscape_flatbedLandscape Flatbed-with Dove Tail Extension

Action’s Dove Tail flatbed is ideal for the landscaping industry. Its custom design transforms any basic truck into a state of the art landscaping tool.
Actions sleek design combined with your unique specifications will make your vehicle your most valuable landscaping tool, allowing you to achieve all of your landscaping goals with the ease of a solid body. It comes with a three-year warranty.
For more information regarding the Action line of landscape bodies please call our sales team at 800-330-1229 or fill out our contact form.

Reading

With acrylic E-Coat priming, black powder coat finish, a rugged steel girder understructure, and choice of steel or wood platforms, the Reading Platform Truck Bodies are built tough to get the job done and give you years of dependable service. Four flooring options allow you to customize your body for your unique needs. Platform rails with deep, reinforced stake pockets hold optional stake body truck racks or body sides firmly in place.

Action customizes Reading Platform BodiesPlatform Bodies

Our rugged platform body is the preferred choice for hauling goods and equipment of all sizes. Available in nine-foot to 24-foot sizes, 885 lbs to 2,900-lbs platform weight and a variety of smooth steel, deck plate, and wood floor types, we carry platform truck bodies for virtually any heavy-duty application. These reliable performers feature top-of-the-line coating-weight steel and rugged steel girder understructures and are finished with our Triple Protection system for impressive strength and durability. When you buy platform service bodies from us, you benefit from galvannealed steel rails and flat tie-down rails, deep reinforced stake pockets, quick-release rack latches, slotted steel bulkheads, and standard lighting. It can be customized with numerous deck and side options to serve your business’s unique needs. From aluminum storage boxes and low contractor sides to slip-resistant steel deck plates and ICC bumpers, we’ll build the platform truck bodies you’re searching for to your exact specifications.

  • Acrylic E-Coat Priming – A 12-step electrified immersion process that fuses the primer to every surface, even hidden recessed areas. Provides the best possible protection against rust and corrosion.
  • Black Powder Coat Finish – Smooth and highly durable polyester powder topcoat is baked on to provide outstanding protection against rust, corrosion, and the rigors of daily use.
  • Standard Lighting – Recessed lights have impact resistant, reflective lenses and rubber grommets. They include wiring harnesses for clearance, marker, and identification lights.
  • Rugged Steel Girder Understructure – Two full-length structural steel longitudinal sills reinforced front to rear on both sides by multiple steel gussets. Longitudinal sills and full-width heavy gauge crossmembers are interlocked and welded to the one-piece steel side and end rails.
  • Steel Platform – Smooth surface is protected with our primer and powder coat finish and allows for easy loading/unloading.
  • Platform Rails – A60 coating weight galvannealed construction with roll-formed rails on sides and rear featuring precision pre-punched pocket holes. The platform edges meet at 90º corners.
  • Deep Reinforced Stake Pockets – Extend from the top to the bottom of the platform rail and are designed to hold optional stakes or body sides firmly in place. They are reinforced with a heavy-gauge steel box welded into the side rail.

Floor Options

  • Pressure Treated & Stained Yellow Pine
  • Deck Plate Steel
  • Apitong Hardwood

Bulkhead Options

  • Solid with window – 12-gauge bulkhead with 14-gauge posts.
  • Solid Long Sill Reinforced – 12-gauge bulkhead with 14-gauge posts, with two center posts extending down platform long sills.
  • Extra Heavy-Duty – 10-gauge bulkhead with six 3″ posts of 4.1 structural steel channel. Optional 11″ x 27″ window available at additional cost. Only available for extra-heavy duty stake bodies.

Side Options
Steel Stake Racks Reading racks provide safe, secure support for your load. Built without compromise, they feature the best protection available against rust, corrosion, and the rigors of daily use. „ Posts are die formed, and steel slats are roll formed and die crimped. „ Posts are arc welded to slats to form steel stake racks. „ Extra heavy-duty stake pocket platforms have racks made with 12-gauge A60 coating weight galvannealed steel posts and 16-gauge A60 coating weight galvannealed steel slats. „ The base of each stake rack is reinforced at and above the floor line „ 42″-high racks have four horizontal slats.  All racks are spaced on 24″ centers. „ Acrylic E-Coat immersion primed and furnished with a durable baked-on powder coat top coat for the ultimate protection against rust and corrosion.

Quick Release Latches
A spring-loaded latch on one post of each rack holds it firmly in the stake pocket. To remove the rack, simply trip the latch and lift the rack. „ All racks lift out individually for easier loading and unloading. Each rack section is secured to the adjoining section by a sturdy quick-release gate latch.

Ready Racks
Redi-Racks provide an effective, economical and versatile solution for hauling loose bulk loads. Forward side racks can be removed individually for easy loading of pallet materials. „ 14-gauge A60 galvannealed steel posts with 16-gauge perforated sides. „ Grab handle bar on outside of Redi-Rack aids in lifting rack and can be used as a tarp tie-down. „ Swing-out gates at rear. „ Gates feature an upper rack connector, a spring loaded rack lock, and hold backs for keeping the racks in a fully open position.

Contractor Sides
12-gauge A60 galvannealed steel construction. „ Sides are 14″ high and removable. „ A solid bulkhead is standard with contractor sides, window optional. „ 4-way double hinged tailgate that is fully welded and reinforced. „ Fold-down contractor sides also available.

Optional Equipment
Rear Swing-out Racks
Permits rear racks to open freely without lifting them out of the stake pockets.
Subframe Hoist „
Double-acting (power-up/power-down) 12-volt electric hydraulic power unit for ease of operation. „ Hydraulic pump, plumbing, and wiring included with complete hoist package. „ Large diameter cylinder for increased hydraulic pressure and maximum lifting capacity.„ Concentrated seal and cylinder packing for leak-free operation. „ Low mount subframe easily attaches to chassis truck frame.„ Black powder coat finish.
“Possum Belly”
Compartment Storage tunnel under the platform and between long sills with hinged access door.
Deck Overlay
3/16″ deck plate steel over the wooden floor.

For more information regarding the Reading line of flatbed bodies please call our sales team at 800-330-1229 or fill out our contact form.

Action customizes Reading Platform Bodies

Redi-Deck Platform Truck Bed

Hauling equipment and handling materials with a standard pickup or aging truck body is often unsafe and inefficient. Redi-Dek™ is the perfect pickup bed replacement, with a compact platform ideal for securely hauling equipment and light machinery. Units are constructed of heavy-duty steel, come available in 8.5’, 10’, 11’ and 12’ body lengths and can be configured with contractor sides, an overhead material rack or gooseneck trailer hitch. To ensure a long and productive service life, Reading builds Redi-Dek Platform truck beds with exceptionally strong steel girder understructures protected by E-Coat primer and black powder coat finish. A slotted steel bulkhead allows for improved driver visibility while a full-width rear apron with recessed LED taillights provides increased safety and protection. Versatile option packages include SL Body, Tow & Haul Body and Contractor Body with available aluminum or steel underbody tool boxes in 24” to 60” sizes.

  • outside rail options
  • tapered bulkhead
  • corrosion resistance
  • durable powder coat finish
  • available gooseneck hitch

For more information regarding the Reading line of flatbed bodies please call our sales team at 800-330-1229 or fill out our contact form.

Rugby Mfg

Action customizes Rugby Series 2000 Flatbed Bodies

Rugby’s platform bodies are built to exceed the highest expectations for performance and durability. Decks available in various combinations of wood, smooth steel, and tread plate, along with numerous bulkhead and stake rack combinations.
Series 2000 Flatbeds

Standard duty with internal stake pockets, heavy duty with external stake pockets & tie down rails, & super heavy duty with a frame made almost entirely of the structural channel.

Rugby’s Series 2000 Platform Bodies are built to exceed your highest expectations at a price that makes your decision easy. Available in 3 styles: standard duty with internal stake pockets, heavy duty with external stake pockets and tie down rails, and super heavy duty with a frame made almost entirely of the structural channel.
Features include:

  • High tensile steel rub rails
  • Full rear apron
  • Double-walled stake pockets
  • LED lighting standard

For more information regarding the Rugby line of flatbed bodies please call our sales team at 800-330-1229 or fill out our contact form.

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