Handy Straight Louvered Tailgates


Handy’s aerodynamic louver design reduces drag and enhances truck appearance 

Our custom louvered straight tailgates offer a true form-fit design, while cutting wind resistance. Made with heavy-duty, durable 16 and 20 gauge domestic steel and priced just right, our tailgates stand out over the competition. Installation on your truck is quick and easy. Weighing less than factory models, our tailgates are contoured to fit full-size Chevy, GMC, Ford and Dodge pickups. Whether you’re pulling a trailer or just want to give your truck a custom look, a louvered tailgate by Handy is the answer. Proudly made in the USA.


Handy Straight Louvered Tailgates

Straight Tailgates Details

Our custom Straight Tailgate is a true form fit Louvered Tailgate. aerodynamic louver design reduces drag and enhances truck appearance 

Custom fit for full size Chevy, GMC, Ford & Dodge pickups.

  • • Enhanced appearance
  • • Contoured fit for all truck models
  • • Reduced drag
  • • Lighter weight than factory tailgates
  • • Easy hitch-up to a fifth wheel or gooseneck
  • • Improved backing visibility
  • • Open airfoil design cuts wind resistance
  • • Center pull on fifth wheel gates
  • • Latch cable pull on straight gates
  • • Fast, simple installation
  • • Formed louvers made with heavy duty, durable 16 and 20 gauge steel
  • • 200 lb. capacity (no more than 250 lbs.)
  • Please note that every model tailgate we make has the same latch pins, the latches we make do not look or function like the factory tailgate latches, it is a spring loaded pin that slides past the pin on the truck box, its not a “claw” latch like the factory latches



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Straight Louvered Tailgates

H11953 Ford F-150 2009-2014
H15771 Ford F-150 2004-2008 (will not fit Heritage)
H11944 FORD ALL '97-'03 1/2 ton
1999- 2016  FORD SUPERDUTY F250/F350

Will not fit Super Crew 4 door Light Duty
H11949 Ford All '87-'96, '97-'98SD
H22580 Chevy/GMC 1500 2014-Current
Chevy/GMC 2500/3500 2015-Current
Will not fit Work Truck Models
H11957 Chevy/GMC 1/2 ton & 3/4 ton
'99-2006 and 2007 Classic

Chevy/GMC 1 ton - 2001-2007 (Classic)
(will not fit stepside)
H11966 Chevy/GMC 1500 2007-2013
Chevy/GMC 2500/3500 2008-2014
Will not fit 2007 Classic
H11962 Chevy/GMC  1/2 ton & 3/4 ton
'88 - early '99

Chevy/GMC 1 ton
H10489 Dodge Ram 1500 2009-Current
Ram 2500/3500 2010-Current
H14263 Dodge 1500 2002-2008
Ram 2500/3500 2003-2009
H11973 Dodge '94-'01 RAM 1500
1994- 2002 - RAM 2500/3500

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