Designed for use on stake and van bodies, the THIEMAN TWL series is the most versatile and durable general purpose conventional style liftgate. The TWL features a wide range of bed heights which makes it possible to meet a variety of delivery needs.

The THIEMAN TWL’s proven track record of dependability makes it a top choice for many applications.

Model: TWL 16ET
Lifting Capacity: 1600 lbs.
Platform Sizes: 78×26+8
Ramps: 8″ Fixed ramp
Operation: Gravity down, ramp ride
Closing: Cam activated, power close
Controls: Molded toggle switch control
Lift Cylinders: 3″ bore x 10″ stroke, adjustable shaft for platform height adjustment
Idler Arms: Adjustable idler arms to adjust platform angle
Pivot Pins: Stressproof material with zinc chromate plating
Grease Fittings: Screw in type for easier maintenance
Platform Surface: Steel skid resistant safety plate
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 in vertical position at rear of vehicle
Bed Height Range: 37″ loaded to 52″ empty
Installed Weight: 556 to 591 lbs
Options: Expanded Metal / Bar Grate / Aluminum platforms, Push Button, Remote Pendant, In-Cab Shut Off Switch, Power Down, Galvanized Platform