Stake Body Trucks

When you want to turn your trucks into a fleet of high-productivity workhorses, Reading has the cost-effective solutions you’re searching for. Established in 1955, we are among the largest and most respected truck equipment manufacturers in the United States recognized for quality, innovation and service. We partner with road maintenance, agriculture, construction, demolition, nursery, vehicle rescue or any other industry that calls for the safe and efficient transportation of equipment, tools, products or materials.

Reading’s stake bodies offer a range of side racks and options on a heavy-duty platform ideal for hauling large equipment and bulk items. They’re manufactured to endure years of heavy-duty service with Reading’s pioneering Triple Protection system, including premium A60 galvannealed steel, E-Coat primer and a durable powder coat finish. All of our stake truck bodies are manufactured in the U.S.A. by skilled craftspeople using quality materials and cutting-edge techniques. We stand behind each stake body truck bed we sell with the best warranties in the business.

Over the years, Reading Truck Body has transitioned from a small bodywork shop to one of the nation’s leading providers of commercial truck bodies, service trucks and truck equipment. During that time, we’ve remained focused on manufacturing the most rugged and reliable vocational truck bodies available on the market. We call on decades of experience and technical innovation to deliver stake truck beds and bodies purpose-built to your applications and project requirement.

Whether you need a solution for hauling compact and heavy equipment, transporting pallets and bales of hay or a variety of other applications, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for with Reading. From our modern headquarters and facility in Reading, PA to our company-owned upfit locations and dealer distribution network that span North America, we’re capable of delivering the products you need fast and affordable.

Explore our options in stake truck bodies for sale below and follow the links for more detailed descriptions and exact specifications. If you have any questions or require a custom solution, be sure to contact us to request assistance from a live sales representative.


Redi-Rack

Redi-Rack

Versatile and easy to use, Redi-Racks offer the convenience of a stake body truck with added load security for hauling loose bulk items, palletsand equipment. Our steel stake body is available in lengths from 10’ to 26’ with a 96”-wide body with an optional scissor hoist available. Redi-Racks are powder coated with high-gloss polyester to create a corrosion-resistant finish that’s exceptionally bright and withstands a variety of environmental hazards and conditions.

Standard features of these stake truck beds include recessed lights with impact-resistant reflective lenses for improved safety and visibility and a steel 1/8” safety tread plate welded to the platform for ultimate durability. Popular options include ICC bumpers with available pintle hook hitch, 96” aluminum storage boxes, 120”-long “possum belly” storage compartment and rear swing-out gate with heavy-duty bolt-on hinge assemblies.

Steel Stake Bodies

Steel Stake Bodies

When you need the extra space to carry over-sized loads and the strength to haul heavy equipment and machinery, Reading Truck Body has you covered. Our steel stake body truck beds offer the versatility to take on many different tasks and the toughness to last and perform under the harshest conditions. The steel construction receives a special finish and exclusive treatment to maximize durability.

Reading steel stake truck beds features removable racks for safe, secure hauling. The racks are made of 16-gauge A60 galvannealed roll-formed steel and feature rear swing-out gates with individual quick-release latches to allow easy loading and unloading. A sub-frame mounted, double-acting electric hydraulic scissor hoist provides a 50-degree dumping angle for maximum productivity.