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Curtainsided Trailers

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Why Curtainsider Trailers?

You're likely to be an operator using forklifts to load predominantly from the side; perhaps without a loading bay facility.

Alternatively, you could be loading from the rear on a bay and off the side at the point of delivery (and vice versa).

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Engineered to perform consistently in demanding environments

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Customer Service

The highest standard of attention to ensure complete satisfaction

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365/7/24 hr after sales service

Curtainsided Trailer


Don-Bur curtainsiders have a heavy-duty, durable specification which will provide many years of trouble-free service.

  • All-bolted construction
  • Comprehensive galvanisation
  • Straight/ Step-Frames or Urbans
  • Durable pvc coated 2x2 weave ply curtains

Buckleless Curtain System (Patent: GB2335399)

Don-Bur was the first to develop and produce BCS in 1999. The rapid access system tensions the entire curtain surface in one simple action.

  • Reduction in loading/ unloading time
  • Maximum surface availability for livery/ graphic application
  • No buckle replacement/ maintenance costs

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Teardrop Curtainsider Trailer

Teardrop Bodywork

The patented aerodynamic Teardrop technology is a mature and well-tested method to save fuel.

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Evolution Side Skirts

Aerodynamic Side Skirt Options

Side skirts come in a variety of shapes and sizes to improve aerodynamics and aesthetics.

  • Side Skirts
  • Full-wrap skirts (Pictured)
  • Straight/ Step-Frame options
  • Colour impregnated for long-lasting looks
Load Restraint

Load Restraint Options

  • DVSA-compliant rave-to-rave strapping
  • EN 12642-XL rated bodywork
  • EN 12195-2 compliant webbing straps
  • Transverse Nets (Kites)
  • Side Nets
  • EN 12640 compliant lashing points

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EN 12642-XL

EN 12642-XL

EN 12642-XL is a load containment standard applied to the entire bodywork that is accepted by the DVSA to provide adequate load restraint.

Loads must be positive-fit

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Typical Key Dimensions

8.0m - 13.7m long (15.650m for LST's)

3.3m - 4.95m high

2.55m wide


13.395m long (15.445m for LST's)

Up to 4.0m high

Weights & Capacities (13.7m standard curtainsider)

26 UK pallets (1200 x 1000mm)

33 Euro Pallets (1200 x 800 mm)

7.5T Typical TARE weight

29T Max Payload


Options & Documentation

  • Award winning trailer range
  • Excellent return on investment with high residual values
  • Superior body strength
  • Low maintenance
  • Single, tandem or tri-axle
  • Mega-Neck high cube and Lightweight options
  • Pillarless design offers unencumbered access
  • Container doors, flush fit doors or shutter rear closure as standard

    What other features and options are there? Tell me more about load restraint What facilities are there for livery?

    Don-Bur (Bodies & Trailers) Ltd

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