Hillsboro, Kansas- Hillsboro Industries is introducing a new skirted aluminum truck bed, the 3500 Series. Hillsboro works hard to listen to their customer’s needs. We have developed this new model based off of feedback from our dealer network and customer base. Hillsboro products are sold exclusively through its channel of independent dealers and do not operate any company owned stores.
The 3500 Series features an aluminum construction design that is corrosion resistant. The bed will come with a 3 year limited warranty and have the Hillsboro B&W compatibility features for its conversion kit standard. The bed features a high strength extruded aluminum floor, H.D. 3” aluminum I beam crossmembers on 16” centers. A heavy duty 6” tall extruded aluminum rub rail and headache rack with square tube louvers. The side skirting is designed with .125 aluminum which is 20% thicker than what you typically see in the industry.
Adjustable long sills
Like many Hillsboro beds it will feature adjustable width long sills to ensure you can adjust to fit most trucks. It has preselected locations for 34”, 38” and 42” for varying truck widths. The long sills can be removed from the bed and installed on truck frame to allow clear access to all installation points. Like all of the Hillsboro beds they come standard with a 30,000# 2 5/16” ball and an 18,000# GVWR 2 ½” rear receiver that are tested to SAE Standards.
Large Storage Capacity
The 3500 was created for maximum storage. The 96” X 112” cab chassis 4 box bed has 18.4 Cubic Feet of storage compared to many of our competitors have only 9 Cubic Feet. This equates to double the storage, over 101% more!
6 Sizes of beds to choose from
Hillsboro realizes that there are many sizes of trucks on the road today. That is why we developed 6 sizes of the 3500 Series to fit short and long box single wheel trucks, dual wheel long box and cab chassis trucks that are common in today’s world.
Innovative features, styling and competitive pricing keep us at the front of the pack!
Hillsboro was founded in 1968 in Hillsboro, KS. From the start the company has been dedicated to producing unique, innovative high quality products. Hillsboro Industries manufactures a high quality line of aluminum and steel truck beds, the Endura all aluminum livestock, combo, cargo and car trailer models, aluminum utility trailers and a line of premium quality steel flatbed trailers. An experienced and dedicated work force continues to develop and introduce industry-first features year after year. Bottom line: when you say HILLSBORO, you’re talking quality. “For more information, contact Hillsboro Industries at 800-835-0209.