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Lo Riser and Lift-a-Load Trailers


The Lift-a-Load Elevating Platform Trailer and Lo Riser Inclining Platform Trailer are both unique hydraulic trailers, intended to replace tilt trailers, designed to make your deliveries safer, easier, and more efficient. The trailer beds hydraulically lower into loading position, affording one-person operation to safely load equipment and materials. With some tilt trailers, it’s pull the pin and run while the deck lowers, whereas incline or elevating platform trailers offer a controlled decentl. Nearly one-half the length of the trailer on the Lo Riser or the whole bed on the Lift-a-Load is on the ground during loading, eliminating the need for ramps.

The Lift-a-Load elevating platform trailer simplifies any loading or delivery situation due to its unique ability to hydraulically lower to ground height, raise to dock height or any level in between while remaining level throughout the procedure. Essentially a portable loading dock, the Lift-a-Load hydraulic trailer, unlike traditional drop deck trailers or tilt trailers, eliminates dangerous slanted ramp boards and lets you deliver equipment without double handling. At transport position, the hydraulic trailer provides a low center of gravity for safe towing. When lowered, the hydraulic trailer allows a minimum loading angle ideal for low ground clearance or reduced gradeability vehicles such as fork lifts, sweepers, scissors lifters, safes, ATM’s, etc. For added versatility in low clearance doorways or to simply avoid obstacles, the hydraulic trailer or improved tilt type trailer can be lowered close to the ground to gain almost sixteen inches of headroom. The simple operation, unique flexibility and enhanced safety allow for one person to easily load and transport cargo.

The Lift-a-Load elevating platform line of trailers (hydraulic trailers) is available in several different styles and sizes, from straight tongue to gooseneck hitch, single or dual axle with capacities from 4,400 to 15,000 lbs. All trailers are custom built to order and can be modified to suit your specific requirements.

Stop, Drop and Load your cargo faster and more efficiently with a new 16,000 lb capacity Lo Riser Inclining Platform Trailer. The updated Lo Riser Trailer features a 74″ x 16′ load carrying platform that can be hydraulically lowered to ground height. With just a flip of the control switch, you control the raising and lowering of the improved tilt type trailer. These hydraulic trailers work specifically well with hard-to-load equipment like sweepers, landscaping equipment, pavers, rollers and trowels. The Lo Riser hydraulic trailer has no crown points, so these low-clearance items can be easily loaded onto the trailer. Contractors can load items onto these incline trailers (improved tilt trailers) with a pallet jack, since they have load angle of four degrees. Contractors who transport scissor lifts to a jobsite will find incline platform trailers a better option than tilt trailers. The lift can walk right onto the deck, so lifting equipment is not required, saving time and money.The simple operation, unique flexibility and enhanced safety of this better than tilt trailer easily allows one person to load and transport cargo.

The Lo Riser Inclining Platform line of trailers is available with single or dual axle in 6000, 10,000, 12,000, 14,000 and 16,000 lb load capacities.

If you would like to learn more information about the Lift-a-Load Elevating Platform Trailer or our full line of Lo Riser Inclining Platform Trailers, please continue on to the rest of our site, where you will find useful information about these unique replacement tilt trailers and their options. If you have any questions about either of these tilt trailers or options for these trailers, please feel free to give us a call. We’d love to help you.