Flatbed Products: DuraLite Bulkheads

DuraLite Bulkhead Safety Information

    Features

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  • Standard Sizes

    DuraLite Bulkheads are available as a 10" or 22" Wrap Model (DOT Rated).

  • Tested and Approved

    Aero utilizes Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and destructive testing when developing new products. By knowing how a design will perform on the road, engineers can create stronger, more efficient components.

  • Overview
  • Tested and Approved
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  • Photos

Durability You Can Count On

Aero makes a complete line of good-looking, hard-working DuraLite bulkheads to fit your needs. Each bulkhead has been designed with attention to detail and quality you expect from Aero. DuraLite bulkheads provide strength and security for your driver and the load.

DOT-rated bulkheads come in 10″ and 22″ wrap models. Flat (no wrap) models are also available (non-DOT rated).

Standard Sizes

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10” Wrap Model (DOT Rated)
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  • 10.5″ from center of post to front of trailer
  • Easy to install, No stake pockets required across trailer front
22″ Wrap Model (DOT Rated)
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  • 22.5″ from center of post to front of trailer
  • Designed with holes in top rail for Side Kit bow storage
  • Easy to install, No stake pockets required across trailer front

 

Tested and Approved

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Aero utilizes Finite Element Analysis (FEA) software and destructive testing when developing new products. By knowing how a design will perform on the road, engineers can create stronger, more efficient components.
Bulkhead Pressure

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  • Above is an FEA of a bulkhead attached to a trailer. This image shows the point where pressure is being applied on the bulkhead’s support posts.
Durable Bulkhead

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  • Above is a bulkhead that was tested to well over 60,000 lbs of force and didn’t fail. The bulkhead withstood over twice the D.O.T. requirement. Aero tests all bulkheads to FMCSA 393.114 with their destructive tests.
Effective FEA Testing

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  • The image above demonstrates the effectiveness of FEA under 60,000 lbs of force. The bulkhead and the connection to the trailer did not break.

 

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