Sizes, Weight Capacities & Features
Box trucks come in various sizes, weight capacities, and varying features. This diagram calls out some of the key features of a box truck, including dimensions, flooring, wall material, and doors. Other considerations include fuel type and roof material which depend on distances, frequency of stops and times of use. Liftgates, cargo control, and walk ramps can be invaluable for safety and efficiency. Click here for Full-Size Image.
Which Industries Use Box Trucks?
Box trucks are an extremely versatile commercial vehicle, and can be effectively used for many industries. Most commonly straight trucks are used to haul and deliver larger items, such as furniture, appliances and boxes – think commercial and residential moving, HVAC, delivery companies and more. Industries like delivery, catering, and independent distributors may choose to use a box or straight truck due to their wide cargo space and superior control, power liftgates and walk ramps.