Trailer Focus

Flatbeds

Key specifications of selected flatbed and dropdeck trailers from leading suppliers



DoonanDOONAN www.doonan.com

482 DB 14M

Floor: Apitong, aluminum with nailers

Crossmember: Steel with 14-in. centers

Rub rails: 5/16 in.

Side rails: 6-in. structural steel or 6-in. aluminum

Distributed load capacity: 90,000-lb. GVWR

Concentrated load capacity: 55,000 lb. in 10 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson air ride

Brakes: Meritor Wabco

Tiedowns: Sliding winches, J hooks, recessed chain ties

Axles: Watson & Chalin, Hendrickson Intraax



 

EastEAST www.eastmfg.com  

Aluminum BST II

Floor: Knurled, 3-nailers, integrated outside rail

Crossmember: 22 in. with coil package

Distributed load capacity: 120,000-lb. GVW

Concentrated load capacity: 65,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax 25K; options available

Brakes: 16½-by-7 in., automatic slack adjusters, 4S-2M ABS

Tiedowns: Integrated winch track on both sides

Axles: TP, 121-in. spacing, 30 in. axle-to-rear

Rear stairway: Optional



 

FontainedFONTAINE www.fontainetrailer.com Revolution Hybrid Combo Dropdeck

Floor: Friction stir welded aluminum with coil support

Main beams: Steel

Weight: 9,340 lbs. with tandems

Crossmember: Unitized construction, box beam design

Rub rail/side rail: Aluminum, single routed extrusion, ​ single-piece design

Distributed load capacity: 52,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANT23K

Brakes: 16½ -by-7-in. fast change, cast drums, spring, automatic slack adjusters, Meritor Wabco 4S/2M ABS

Tiedowns:15 pairs recessed in side rails, optional aluminum removable deck chain and chock supports available with unlimited position capability

Axles: Hendrickson Intraax


 

Fontaine www.fontainertrailer.com

Revolution

Revolution Hybrid Combo Flatbed 

Floor: Friction stir welded aluminum with coil support

Main beams: Steel

Weight: 8,640 lbs. with super single tires and 8,990 lbs. with tandems

Crossmember: Unitized construction, box beam design

Rub rail/side rail: Aluminum, single routed extrusion, single-piece design

Distributed load capacity: 54,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANT23K

Brakes: 16½ -by-7-in. fast change, cast drums, spring, automatic slack adjusters, Meritor Wabco 4S/2M ABS

Tiedowns: 15 pairs recessed in side rails, optional aluminum removable deck, chain and chock supports available with unlimited position capability

Axles: Hendrickson Intraax



 

All AluminumRevolution All-Aluminum Flatbed

Floor: Friction stir welded aluminum with coil support

Main beams: Aluminum

Weight: 7,990 lbs. with super single tires and 8,390 lbs. with tandems

Crossmember: Unitized construction, box beam design

Rub rail/side rail: Aluminum, single routed extrusion, single-piece design

Distributed load capacity: 52,000 lb. in 4 ft., 60,000 lb. in 4 ft. with extra-duty option

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANT23K

Brakes: 16½ -by-7-in. fast change, cast drums, spring, automatic slack adjusters, Meritor Wabco 4S/2M ABS

Tiedowns: 15 pairs recessed in side rails, optional aluminum removable deck, chain and chock supports available with unlimited position capability

Axles: Hendrickson Intraax



 

VelocityVelocity Steel Dropdeck

Floor: 11/8-in. wood, continuous

Crossmember: 18-in. centers front deck, 12-in. centers rear deck, 4-in. junior I-steel

Rub rails: 21/2-in. rolled formed steel

Side rails: 6-in. structural channel at 6 1/2 lb. per ft., full length on rear deck

Distributed load capacity: 80,000-lb. GVW

Concentrated load capacity: 52,000 lb. in 5 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANL23K

Brakes: 16-by-7-in. fast change, cast drums, spring, automatic slack adjusters, Meritor Wabco 4S/2M ABS

Axles: Hendrickson Intraax



 

Composite Flatbed

Floor: 11/8-in. aluminum with four wood nailer strips

Crossmember: 12-in. centers, 4-in. junior I-steel

Rub rails: 3-in. extruded aluminum

Side rails: 53/4-in. extruded aluminum

Distributed load capacity: 80,000-lb. GVW

Concentrated load capacity: 55,000 lb. in 5 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANT23K

Brakes: 16-by-7-in. fast change, cast drums, spring, automatic slack adjusters, Meritor Wabco 4S/2M ABS

Tiedowns: Full-length winch track, integrated aluminum on roadside, 12 sliding winches without straps

Axles: Hendrickson Intraax



 

Great Dane www.greatdanetrailers.com 


Great Dane 1

 

All Aluminum Flatbed

Floor: 11/4-in. aluminum with safety grip surface and two nailing strips

Crossmember: 4-in. aluminum on 16-in. centers, with four additional between main beams in coil area

Rub rails: 3/8-by-3-in. extruded aluminum with double-pipe spools and reflective tape recess

Side rails: Extruded aluminum, 6-in. depth

Distributed load capacity: 120,000-lb. GVW

Concentrated load capacity: 60,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson AANT230 fixed air ride

Brakes: 16-by-7-in. drums with S-cam, Haldex automatic slack adjusters, Wabco 2S/1M ABS, MGM chambers, Sealco valves, Stemco Guardian wheel seals

Tiedowns: 10 winches on full-length roadside track, 12 pairs of chain ties, pull-up ties evenly spaced, recessed in outside nailing strip

Axles: Hendrickson tapered spindle with 121-in. spacing

Lighting: All LED lamps featuring Long Life Light System, a maintenance-free fully modular and sealed system with 10-year warranty

Corrosion protection: Great Dane exclusive CorroGuard on suspension and landing gear



 

FreedomFreedom Flatbed

Floor: 11/4-in. aluminum with four apitong nailers

Crossmember: 4-in. steel on 16-in. centers, with four between main beams in coil area

Rub rails: 3/8-by-3-in. extruded aluminum with double-pipe spools and reflective tape recess

Side rails: Extruded aluminum, 6-in. depth

Distributed load capacity: 90,000-lb. GVW

Concentrated load capacity: 55,000 lb. in 10 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson AANT230 fixed air ride

Brakes: 16-by-7-in. drums with S-cam, Haldex automatic slack adjusters, Wabco 2S/1M ABS, MGM chambers, Sealco valves, Stemco Guardian wheel seals

Tiedowns: 10 winches on full-length roadside track, 12 pairs of chain ties, pull-up ties evenly spaced, recessed in outside nailing strip

Axles: Hendrickson tapered spindle with 121-in. spacing



 

MAC www.mactrailer.com


Mac1

 

Aluminum Flatbed

Floor: Aluminum, apitong nailers, additional options available

Crossmember: Determined by application

Distributed load capacity: Determined by application

Concentrated load capacity: Determined by application

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AA250; optional, Intraax AA300

Brakes: Centrifuse with aluminum hubs, cast iron with aluminum hubs, cast steel optional

Tiedowns: Hollow rail with winch track; optional, double track, in pairs

Axles: 49 in., 60 in., 72 in., 109 in., 122 in. between, optional



 

PlatformDropdeck Platform

Crossmember: 16-in. centers, determined by application

Concentrated load capacity: 60,000-lb. GVW in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AA250

Brakes: Centrifuse with aluminum hubs

Tiedowns: Sliding with winch track

Axles: 122 in. between



 

TRANSCRAFT www.transcraft.com


 

BensonBenson 524 Aluminum Flatbed

Floor: 11/4-in. hollow core box design aluminum with 4 apitong nailers

Crossmember: 5-in. aluminum C-channels on 12-in. centers

Length: 42-53 ft.

Width: 102 in.

Concentrated load capacity: 52,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension/axles: Hendrickson Intraax AANT230 122-in. widespread

Brakes: Abex long-life linings, Meritor 4S2M ABS



 

SteelDTL-2100/DTL-3000 Steel Step Deck

Floor: Combination 11/8-in. interlocking aluminum planks with 4 apitong nailers

Crossmember: 4-in. steel, 12-in. centers

Rub rails: 3/8-by-2½-in. steel

Side rails: 10-gauge fabricated steel

Concentrated load capacity: DTL-2100, 60,000 lb. in 10 ft./55,000 lb. in 4 ft.; DTL-3000, 85,000 lb. in 10 ft./80,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson AANL23K air ride with Quick-Align

Brakes: Meritor 4S2M ABS

Axles: Hendrickson Intraax



 

Eagle Combo Flatbed

Floor: Combination 11/8-in. interlocking aluminum planks with 4 apitong nailers

Crossmember: 5-in. aluminum, 12-in. centers

Rub rails: 3/8-by-3-in. aluminum

Side rails: 61/2-in. aluminum extrusion

Concentrated load capacity, heavy duty: 70,000 lb. in 10 ft./65,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANT230 122-in. widespread with Quick-Align

Brakes: Meritor 4S2M ABS

Axles: Hendrickson integral



 

Eagle ComboEagle II Combo Flatbed

Floor: Combination 11/8-in. interlocking aluminum planks with 4 apitong nailers

Crossmember: 5-in. steel, 12-in. centers

Rub rails: 3/8-by-3-in. aluminum

Side rails: 61/2-in. aluminum extrusion

Concentrated load capacity, heavy duty: 70,000 lb. in 10 ft./65,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANT230 122-in. widespread with Quick-Align

Brakes: Abex long-life linings, Meritor 4S2M ABS

Axles: Hendrickson integral



 

TL-2000 Steel Flatbed – Heavy Duty

Floor: 11/8-in. interlocking aluminum planks with 4 apitong nailers

Crossmember: 4-in. steel, 12-in. centers

Rub rails: 3/8-by-2½-in. steel

Side rails: 10-gauge fabricated steel

Concentrated load capacity, heavy duty: 70,000 lb. in 10 ft./65,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANT230 122-in. widespread with Quick-Align

Brakes: Meritor 4S2M ABS

Axles: Hendrickson integral



 

D Eagle Untitled 1D-Eagle Combo Step Deck

Floor: 11/8-in. interlocking aluminum planks with 4 apitong nailers

Crossmember: 5-in. aluminum, 12-in. centers

Rub rails: 3/8-by-3-in. aluminum

Side rails: 61/2-in. aluminum extrusion

Concentrated load capacity: 60,000 lb. in 10 ft./55,000 lb. in 4 ft.

Suspension: Hendrickson Intraax AANT230 122-in. widespread with Quick-Align

Brakes: Abex long-life linings, Meritor 4S2M ABS



Utility www.utilitytrailer.com


 

UtilityFlatbed 4000A

Floor: 11/8-in. extruded aluminum with four hardwood nail strips

Crossmember: 3-in. steel I-beam on 16-in. centerline

Rub rails: 3/8-by-3 in. welded in place, 24-in. center lines, extruded aluminum on sides and rear only, alternates with pipe spools with 6,500-lb. load rating

Side rails: 5 3/8-in. deep extruded aluminum outside-type side pockets and pipe spools

Distributed load capacity: 80,000-lb. GVW evenly distributed

Concentrated load capacity: 48-ft. wheelbase, 50,000 lb. over 10 ft.; single coil wheelbase, 47.000 lb., contoured main beam assemblies for proper weight distribution on axle assemblies

Suspension: Hendrickson AANT, 23,000 lb. with 121-in. spacing

Brakes: Outboard-mounted cast-iron drums, 16-by-7-in. Abex 931-162 or Carlisle MB21, 2S-1M Haldex ABS anti-lock system

Tiedowns: Integral cinch track roadside and curbside for sliding cinches

Axles: Hendrickson LDA, N-spindle, Stemco Platinum Performance 5-year wheel-end system