Water Utility Truck Service Body

Custom Knapheide Body with Integrated Wachs Valve Maintenance Skid

Wachs has partnered with Knapheide to create the most efficient and complete valve maintenance truck with maximum storage. Pick your fleet vehicle rated to 19,500 GVRW and cab to axle length of 84 inches. Knapheide upfits the bed onto your cab and chassis, and installs the Standard SB Wachs Valve Maintenance Skid on the body.

Choose from the options that best fit your needs.Wachs Valve Standard SB Skid combined with the customized Valve Service Body and professionally upfitted by Knapheide pairs for the most efficient valve maintenance truck. You pick out your truck and then we do the rest.  Truck requirements: Chassis Cab must have an 84” Cab to Axle length with a GVRW Rating of 19,500 lbs. Drop ship your truck to Knapheide in Quincy, IL or select from their available inventory.

Features include:

Underbody Storage for TM-7 (integrated into service body deck maximizing free deck space) with Rollup Service Door (TM-7 #17-405-01 & upfitting #77-813-01 sold separately).

Underbody Storage at rear for 45 lb Breaker (#08-000-10 and tools sold separately), located between frame rails. 

110v Electric, 20 Amp Continuous (90 Amp Peak) Low Frequency Inverter with (2) Auxiliary Batteries & Electric Cord Reel - 50ft.

Two Drawer Tool Box.

Grip Strut Rear Bumper with Pintle Hook Recess, Class V Receiver (Rated @ 12,000 lb trailer weight & 2,400 lb tongue) and Cable Steps.

LED Warning Strobe Lights (front/rear), LED lighting in all cabinets and full width Cab Guard with 2 rear facing LED Work Lights & Grab Handle.

Key/Shovel Storage Box (132in L x 10in H x 20in D) above full height cabinets with Reinforced and Covered front (32").

Extended Cargo Floor to Edge of Body Curb Side (vertical compartments deleted above floor level), all Spray Lined.

Rear Spray Booth with storage for Paint Cans & Wire Brush.

Wachs part numbers varies by the truck manufacturer and engine option selected:

  • 77-810-01 GM Diesel
  • 77-811-01 Ford Diesel
  • 77-811-02 Ford Gas
  • 77-812-01 Ram Diesel
  • 77-812-02 Ram Gas


Bid Spec Datasheet Maintenance Manual