truck and trailer bed floor composite material

Buy Trailer Decking, Apitong Shiplap & Rough Boards, Truck Flooring

For use in truck body and dry van applications, an Apitong floor is laminated from strips of narrow, short material and can be either hook jointed or fingerjointed on the ends of the individual pieces. The maximum length possible of imported LTF is just under 40' since that is the longest piece that will fit in a standard ocean container. Here at, we do not carry laminated truck flooring in lengths over 32'. We only do tropical hardwoods. Most trailer repair centers will have  【Get Price】

Sustainable trailer flooring - BioResources

Different trailer flooring materials, including wood-based, aluminum, steel, and synthetic plastic floors, were evaluated in accordance with their durability and sustainability to our natural environment. Wood-based trailer flooring is an eco-friendly product. It is the most sustainable trailer flooring material compared with fossil fuel-intensive steel, aluminum, and plastics. It is renewable and recyclable. Oak, hard maple, and apitong are strong and durable hardwood species that are  【Get Price】

Composite Developments for Lightweighting Heavy Duty Vehicles

12 Nov 2014 Vehicles. ? There are two main elements, the tractor unit and trailer unit, the latter is mounted directly onto the chassis frame. ? HDV's and SUV's represent 93 % of the fuel used by all US trucks. ? They can cover between 150,000 and 9/12. composite Developments and Opportunities. Lightweighting Heavy Duty. Vehicles. trailer – Box or Flat-bed. ? floor is usually wooden decking laid into a steel frame. Stiff, cheap, durable material that can be replaced easily. 【Get Price】

Patent US6109684 - Unitized flatbed trailer structure and container

29 Aug 2000 A flatbed trailer design that unitizes the three main components of a trailer bed, the main rails, the cross members and the floor, to create a lightweight and stronger trailer. The trailer design The flatbed trailer apparatus of claim 1 wherein each of said plurality of cross members comprises composite material. 8. 3 shows the typical two main rail "I-beam" 10 design whereby the main rails 10 run the length of the truck bed and are designed for supporting the payload. 【Get Price】

QuickSilver? Truck Liners - Quadrant Plastics

plastic, liners, impact strength, broad temperature range, mining, road paving, dump trailers, dura pro, heavy duty, hot components, trucks. QuickSilver? high performance dump truck liners are designed to clean-out and clean-up of some of the toughest materials including hot asphalt in the very worst conditions. From winter freeze to summer heat, QuickSilver? truck Applications. Dump trailers; Dump Bodies; Bottom Dumps; Gravel Trains; Transfer Dumps (floor & wall pkgs.)  【Get Price】

Composite materials created by Eovations? technology overcome

Uses include pallets, truck beds, utility trailers, temporary road beds and rig mats, signage, and specialty crating. Parks and recreation. Structural strength, water resistance, toughness, weatherability and easy workability make composite material produced using Eovations technology well-suited for park and recreation applications, especially where treated lumber products cannot be used. Unlike wood, the composite is virtually splinter-free in playground structures, stadium benches  【Get Price】

GM Reportedly Planning to Incorporate Carbon Fiber in Pickup Trucks

11 Dec 2017 composites have also proven themselves as a suitable replacement to traditional materials in floor beds for long-haul trucks and trailers. Examples include a truck introduced by Volvo in 2015 that makes use of recycled carbon fiber and a “green” truck concept with composite panels introduced by Walmart in 2014. Additionally, during CAMX tomorrow, attendees will have a chance to see Wabash National's CAMX-Award-nominated MCST – the industry's first  【Get Price】

Trucks Go on a Diet 2012-08-01 Assembly Magazine

1 Aug 2012 truck manufacturers are responding with aluminum, composites and other lightweight, corrosion-resistant materials. This trend is forcing assemblers to use new joining methods, such as structural adhesives. Caterpillar Inc. is world-famous for its bulky construction equipment containing lots of cast-iron parts. But, when it launched a line of on-highway trucks last year in conjunction with Navistar, engineers turned to lightweight materials. For instance, the Cat CT660  【Get Price】


18 May 2017 CPT excels at engineering honeycomb composite panels into a composite panel system designed specifically to fit and function in your final product assembly. To transform a composite panel into a composite panel system, CPT can add extrusions, make complicated cut outs, install fastening or other hardware devices, and/or apply custom manufacturing services according to the desired needs and specifications of an application. CPT composite panels systems offer  【Get Price】

New trucks from Toyota and Honda get it Right - with composite beds

Not only do composite truck beds pass these tests with flying colors, they also offer greater resistance to dents and higher impact strength than steel, and they are 100 percent resistant to rust and almost all corrosion. Further, they are unaffected by most materials that could find their way into a pickup bed, such as petroleum products and gardening chemicals. Designers can optimize weight savings, which run as high as 35 percent, and take advantage of parts consolidation and  【Get Price】