Service Bodies

Summit Truck Bodies supplies service bodies to the field service industry, delivering the peace of mind that comes from confidence and reliability. Each one of our bodies is designed and built to your specifications to ensure complete satisfaction, with guaranteed usability and longevity. Our proven body mount system ensures body rigidity, strength and safety. Our bodies, in many cases, are later transferred to chassis after chassis, outlasting them with superior durability and strength. When you select a Summit Truck Body, you are buying factory direct, no middle man, no finger pointing, saving you time and expense while offering superior customer support.

Service Bodies – Standard Features


A.S.E. – Advanced Safety Electronics

  • Defines crane functionality under unsafe operating conditions protecting personal and assets
  • Benefits: Increased OSHA D.A.R.T Scores & increased R.O.I.
  • Displays LMI (Load Moment Indicator) in real-time
  • Displays alerts in plain text; eg. oil temp, outriggers not deployed, crane overload, etc.
  • Self diagnostic checks upon start up and during operation
  • Systems controls; made in America, military grade switches, solid state componentry and IP66 water & dust proof
  • J1939 based communication
  • Standard on all hydraulic crane service trucks.

A.S.E. – Main Control Panel (rear of truck)

  • Easy to use and read digital graphic display panel
  • Start/stop truck engine
  • Engage PTO
  • Engage Compressor
  • Auto outrigger deployment and truck leveling
  • Auto stow crane
  • PTO hour meter display
  • Auto decreases crane rotate speed when heavy loads are detected
  • All lights – one button activates every light on the body including compartment lights
  • Individual light activation
  • Novice mode setting – training feature
  • Up to five (5) auxiliary functions available
  • Geo-fence functionality
  • Coded access to time and date stamped overload events and warnings

A.S.E. – Mini Control Panel (in-cab)

  • PTO control
  • Lighting control
  • System alerts – indicated by flashing panel
  • Wireless remote missing alert indicated by flashing panel
  • Programmable auxiliary switches eliminates need for chassis upfitter switches

A.S.E. – Wireless Remote Control

  • Small lightweight design
  • Three handling options: Pistol grip/Belt clip/Shoulder harness
  • Fully proportional joysticks with built in detents to assist in guiding crane controls
  • Safety drop accelerometer deactivates crane controls when a fall is detected.
  • Programmable “time-out” feature deactivates controls when not in use for selected period of time.
  • Digital display monitor communicates diagnostics, LMI (Load Moment Indicator) data and alerts in real-time
  • Start/stop truck engine
  • Start/stop air compressor & increase idle switch
  • Auxiliary switch
  • Battery life indicator displayed.
  • Four (4) AA alkaline battery powered
  • Robust magnet

Hydraulic System

  • Open center fixed displacement gear pump
  • Direct mounted to transmission PTO
  • 26 gallon (7-series), 32 gallon (8 & 10-series) body mounted hydraulic reservoir

Air compressor System

  • Hydraulic driven reciprocating air compressor
  • 40 CFM output
  • 175psi max output
  • Hannay 1/2″ x 50′ HD spring rewind hose reel equipped with 50′ of 250 psi rated air hose, terminated w/ 1/2″ male NPT hose end
  • ASME underbody air receiver
    • 19 gallon receiver
    • Mechanical air tank moisture drain
  • Lincoln 1/2″ Filter/Lubricator/Regulator installed in compartment w/ air reel

Tool Boxes

  • Summit manufactured drawer packages designed per compartment and customer requirements.
  • Steel or Aluminum configurations available
  • Include 14ga drawers w/ dividers
  • Heavy duty 500# roller bearing slides
  • Tamper resistant, lockable T-handle center latch
  • Powder coated face (steel)
  • Drawers in 3″, 5″ and 7″ heights

Light / Electrical Package

  • LED marker lights front and rear
  • 4″  24 LED flush, grommet mounted stop/tail/turn lights installed in rear bumper face
  • 4″  24 LED flush, grommet mounted reverse lights w/ back up alarm installed in rear bumper face
  • 18″ LED compartment lights installed in each compartment
  • LED work lights (4)
    • Controlled by switch in body control panel
    • Switch location: chassis cab
  • 7 pin RV style trailer plug in installed in bumper
  • Weatherproof main  body control panel installed in crane compartment.
    • Includes panel and switches to control crane, outriggers and 12V body accessories including lights, A/C, hydraulics system.


  • Heated phosphate wash entire unit
  • Single color finish coat all external areas of body and accessories with PPG Delfleet paint
  • Rubberized spray undercoat bottom area of body
  • Spray on rubberized bedliner: Cargo area, bumper work surface and step, Lower edge of body (full length), fronts and tops of sidepacks

Body Features

  • Galvannealed steel body construction (10 and 12 ga)
  • 1/8″ aluminum bolt on doors w/ internal frame
    • Full length piano style stainless steel hinges
      • 5000 hours of salt testing done by PPG
  • Automotive style bulb seal weather stripping around all compartment doors
  • Three point compression style compartment latches keyed alike
  • Extruded aluminum drip rail installed above compartment doors
  • 3/16″ treadplate cargo area floor
  • 1/8″ treadplate cargo area walls
  • Fully integrated crane structure
  • 6000# flush mount swivel D-rings installed in cargo area (three per side)
  • Front cab height light bar mount
  • 24″ deep storage compartment rear bumper
  • Bumper step incorporated into rear of bumper face
  • Standard automotive style receiver hitch
    • 2.5″ 18,000# on 8 Series and 10 Series bodies
    • 2″, 10,000# on 7 Series bodies
  • Adjustable shelf angles installed in compartments
    • 14ga galvanized adjustable shelves w/ center dividers
  • Body access grab handles installed on rear of body
  • Safety placard and decals
  • Parts and operation manuals for all furnished equipment