Designed for use on van and stake bodies, cutaways, and step-vans, the THIEMAN TVL railgate series is the most reliable, lowmaintenance, general-purpose liftgate available in the industry.
This popular railgate has the widest range of lift capacities in its class and is available for above-bed and special low-bed applications. If overall weight is a concern, the THIEMAN all-aluminum TVL could be the answer.
With its many standard features and versatile options, the TVL series from THIEMAN continues to be the leader of the general-purpose railgates.
|Lifting Capacity:||1250 lbs|
|Ramp:||5″ Fixed ramp|
|Above Bed Lift:||Platform to travel 10″ – 16″ above bed of truck (above bed travel dependent on bed height of truck)|
|Lift Mechanism:||Roller chain and sprockets|
|Sliders:||S3 x 5.7 I-Beam with UHMW wear pads|
|Platform Closing:||Torsion assist closing with enclosed torsion bar|
|Safety Latch:||Automatic safety latch for hands-free disengagement of platform both in and out of stowed position|
|Controls:||Molded toggle switch control|
|H-Frame:||7 gauge construction, overall width 5″ wider than platform width|
|Lift Cylinder:||2″ bore x 27″ stroke|
|Platform Surface:||Steel skid resistant safety plate|
|Power Unit:||Electric hydraulic, 12 volt DC motor, enclosed|
|Electrical:||Meets all TMC electrical requirements, includes 150 amp circuit breaker|
|Travel Position:||Platform stores in vertical position at rear of vehicle|
|Bed Height Range:||32″ loaded to 46″ empty|
|Installed Weight:||570 to 600 lbs|
|Options:||Push Button, Remote Pendant, In-Cab Shut Off, Light Kits, Bottle Gas Rack, 8″ / 10″ / 12″ Retention Ramps, Expanded Metal / Bar Grate Platform, Slider w/Rollers, LEDs|