Build of the week

September 28, 2018

We are happy to announce that build of the week is going to one of our Alloy Dropsides. Here at CPD Bodies we take great pride in all of our work and none more so than via our range of Aluminium drop sides.








This particular build is a Ford single cab L4 chassis (4110mm (L) Internal Headboard to Rear door, 2150mm (W) Internal Door to Door, 920mm Ground to Bed Level, 1430mm Ground to Ladder Rack)

  • 13.6ft dual skin aluminium doors and tail gate
  • Doors and tail gate can easily slide off to convert the body into a flatbed
  • Slip resistant 15mm birch plywood with phenolic faced overlay – single piece floor
  • “V” groove side rave – 4 to each side
  • 2 x galvanised rope hooks to the rear of the headboard
  • Black styled thermo plastic rear fenders
  • Black mud flaps
  • Fully removable 400mm aluminium locking pillars to all 4 corners with quick release handles
  • Alloy planked headboard
  • Headboard has 130mm horns to secure loads
  • All lighting conforms to current EWVTA /C&U regulations suitable for EWVTA approval
  • Side LED outline marker lights are protected by looped wiring
  • All legal marker lights and reflectors are fitted where required
  • Elevated posts
  • Full chapter 8 to include side stripes and red door lozengers
  • 2 x single amber beacons fitted to the back-corner posts (R65 approved)
  • Dropwell n/s and o/s front
  • FAS bars on both sides – removable painted in high vis yellow
  • Full width alloy tool pod (762mm) with shutters, centre shelf hasp and staple lock
  • Cab width flashing beacon – elevated for 360-degree visibility (R65) (1200mm)
  • Paint chassis outer faces, body, headboard and both sides of the doors and the tail gate – Lemon 355
  • 4 x repeater flashing amber lights in the front grille
  • 4 x repeater flashing amber lights to the rear of the vehicle
  • Reverse bleeper with night silence

Any requirements or questions please contact Sam on 01642 607061 or

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