Accession Number:

ADD020355

Title:

Truck Tailgate Auxiliary Ladder

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 5 Apr 2002, patented 4 Nov 2003

Corporate Author:

TACOM RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WARREN MI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2003-11-04

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

An auxiliary ladder is disclosed which can be stored as part of the tailgate of a large truck. The ladder can be rotated into position with its lowest step into ground and a handle deployed to allow easy access to and from the elevated bed of truck.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE