Designed for both truck bodies and trailers, the THIEMAN SL series is the most cost effective side-loading liftgate available.

With the use of a high-strength extruded aluminum platform and teflon composite bushings at major wear points, the THIEMAN sideloader’s life expectancy is much longer than other models on the market.

If you’re searching for a sideloader that is cost effective, built with strength and durability, and requires minimal maintenance, the THIEMAN SL is your answer.

Model: SL 15EST-6
Lifting Capacity: 1500 lbs
Platform Sizes: 48×36+8
Ramp: 8″ Fixed ramp
Side Rail Clearance: 6″ reach without notching truck body
Controls: Molded toggle switch control
Operation: Power down, level ride
Lift Cylinder: Dual cylinders, 3″ bore x 6″ Stroke, adjustable shaft for platform height adjustment
Idler Arms: Adjustable idler arms to adjust platform angle
Pivot Pins: Non-rotating stressproof material with Nitrotec
Bushings: Low maintenance replaceable bushings at critical wear points
Grease Fittings: Screw in type for easier maintenance
Safety Latches: Dual latch chains lock platform in stored position
Platform Surface: Extruded aluminum with ribbed surface
Platform Folding: Dual spring assist for folding of platform
Power Unit: Electric hydraulic, 12 volt DC motor with solenoid cover
Electrical: Meets all TMC electrical requirements, includes 150 amp circuit breaker
Travel Position: Platform stores under body on side of vehicle
Bed Height Range: 42″ loaded to 54″ empty
Installed Weight: 669 to 698 lbs
Options: Push Button, Remote Pendant,Retractable Ladder, In-Cab Shut Off Switch, Foot Activated Cart Stop, Galvanized Undercarriage