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HDXL STEP-A-SIDE® Trailer Ladder (09397)
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HDXL STEP-A-SIDE® Trailer Ladder

Portable, affordable, heavy-duty, extra-large ladder helps drivers safely mount/dismount vehicles. Read more.

Product Code: 42783
List Price: $496.93


  • Designed for use on standard trailers, aluminum trailers, and hybrid trailers:
    • Flatbed use: Ladder hangs securely on the trailer's rub rail - no permanent installation or additional parts required
    • Van Trailer or Straight Truck use: Step-Back® Mounting Brackets available separately - must be installed to hang ladder securely
    • Conestoga Trailer use: HDXL Conestoga Trailer Ladder Mounting Bracket available separately - must be installed to hang ladder securely
  • Powder coat finish, HREW steel construction for superior strength and durability
  • Can be set up and ready to use in 15 seconds
  • Slip-resistant ladder rungs and rubber feet
  • 30 grit aluminum oxide step media for excellent traction mounting or dismounting in adverse weather conditions
  • Over 7' tall with handles extended to promote safe 3-point contact
  • Only 5' tall with handles inverted; easy to store in the trailer side box, cab, rack, or toolbox
  • Safety yellow color for improved visibility and safety
  • Measures 20-1/4" W x 7' 4" H (handles extended); 20-1/4" W x 5' 0" H (handles inverted)
  • Load capacity rating of 400 lbs.
  • Made in the U.S.A.


Features/advantages of the HDXL Step-A-Side™ Trailer Ladder versus the original Step-A-Side™ Trailer Ladder:

  • 8" of increased overall length for safer use on irregular terrain
  • Additional 5th rung reduces effort when boarding the first step
  • 3" of increased width allows for trouble-free "step through" to the trailer deck
  • Increased space between the uppermost rungs allows for more foot room in relation to the trailer rub rail and ladder brackets
  • Extra-heavy-duty hangers provide increased load capacity for heavier usage (400 lbs. for the HDXL ladder versus 350 lbs. for the original ladder)

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Safety Yellow


Product Code Description Material Size UPC Working Load Limit Weight
Safety Yellow
Powder Coated HREW steel
20.25" x 7' 4" (handes extended), 20.25" x 5' 0" (handles inverted)
400 lbs.
22 lbs.

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