Curtainsiders

Our curtainsider bodywork is designed and engineered with "all bolted" construction - this eliminates any stress and material fatigue during the operational life of the vehicle and allows any repairs required to be made easily.

A heavy duty underframe, longitudinal runners and cross-members are all fabricated and punched in-house - this ensures an unparallel accuracy of engineering. Our standard curtainsider build consists of:

  • 3 year warranty
  • The standard pillar-less construction
  • Open Span roof system to benefit all loading configurationally needs
  • Extensive galvanized steel finish throughout
  • Recessed heavy duty tie load anchor points at 1000mm centres on side raves
  • Flush front bulkheads for loading
  • Front and rear curtain tensioners
  • Moulded front and rear corners
  • Standard tension type curtains with 300mm internal wearing strip
  • Stainless steel positive locking buckles
  • Fibre glass roof sheet

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Curtain Options

Curtains can be matched to new or existing company colours with a range of over 35 standard colours.

  • Standard tension type 900gsm 2 x2 panama pvc coated polyester high gloss lacquer finish
  • Extra chaffing bottom wearing strip
  • Anti vandal mesh insert protection
  • Full range of stainless steel buckles, positive locking, euro plastic, over centre, direct and quickslide buckle systems are available.
  • Digital inkjet or vinyl applied graphics service

Door Configuration

  • Flush fit " Smooth Liner " doors (grp finished)
  • Standard leaf type doors (galvanized, aluminium, melamine finished)
  • Aluminium narrow slat roller shutter door
  • Wide lath "FIT" shutter door (timber, aluminium, plastic finished)
  • Tail gate doors

Flooring Options

Depending on the application the curtainsider is being used for we can advise the best option for the application whether its being used with stillages, fork trucks or pallet trucks

  • Wisadeck / Transdeck phenolic face birch plywood flooring
  • Aluminium extrusion plank
  • Aluminium chequer plate overlays,fully welded
  • Keuring hardwood plank floor
  • Safodeck laminated floor
  • Steel chequer plate overlays,fully welded
  • Optional aluminium constructed front and rear frames with under frames are available for payload critical applications on request

Roof

  • Aluminium roof sheet
  • Aerodynamic curved roof and other features designed to reduce wind drag and increase mpg

Load Restraints

In accordance with vehicle legislation curtains must not be used as a substitute for a load restraint system.

As standard we provide recessed heavy duty tie load anchor points and depending on your load we can offer:

  • Internal tension and cargo strap system
  • Tensioning side, transverse, webbing cargo nets
  • Aluminium cargo rail for strap • Internal movable centre posts with removable horizontal load slats
  • Rollcage restraint system

Additional equipment available:

Tool boxes - steel, aluminium or polypropylene type providing additional storage area

Tail lifts - All major manufactures of tail lifts ; Ross & Bonnyman, Dhollandia, Del and Ratcliff - all fitted and weight tested onsite by our approved installation engineers

Lights - Interior LED lights , internal or external spotlights, flashing beacons, light bars

Reveresing Aids - Buzzers, cameras, parking sensors