KPH BLOG by Kevin Parker

03May 2018
Aeos 4.5 tonne Hybrid horsebox for sale

Example of the quality of our used KPH horseboxes for sale

We check every detail ensuring each used horsebox promotes our reputation for quality and longevity and this example is in an as new condition.
We keep a list of customers interested in our quality used horseboxes and to be fair, we email everyone before advertising anywhere else.
Our core values are quality, safety and longevity and customers tend to keep our horseboxes very long time. For this reason very few become available as used vehicles and when they do they always sell in just a few hours!

Peugeot chassis registered March 2016
1.74 tonnes of payload
12,265 miles
As new condition

SAFETY FEATURES

Alloy wheels with Aeos logo
Deep tread tyres
Puncture Safe gel in tyres
Adjustable air suspension
230 volt power certificate (only for boxes with hook up)
12 volt power certificate
Gas certificate
Weight certificate and calibration certificate
Reinforced and double skinned box section off side wall in horse area
Reinforced and double skinned box section bulkhead wall to cab
35mm kick matting on bulhead wall to cab
Alloy rear step
Wide 800mm rear door with gas ram
Carbon monoxide CO2 and smoke detector
Fire extinguisher
Full service

EXTERIOR

Vinyl HORSES front and rear
Aeos vinyl stripes
Outside water filler
Metallic paint
Saddle racks x 2
Bridle cups x 2
Easy close half ramp with x 3 slip rails with gas ram
High top opening half door to horse area with 2 gas rams
External stainless steel tie rings x 2
External stainless steel tie ring protectors with logo x 2
Rear Aeos moulding with top lights
Metal work Stone chip protection
Bonded horse windows with stainless steel bars x 2
Bonded living window x 2 (with roman blinds)
Bonded vent window x 1 off side near cab

HORSE AREA

Coat-X horse area with drain tubes
Coat-X horse ramp and slip rails
Red interior running light in horse area
Horse partition with padding and skirt (sliding)
Internal stainless steel tie rings x 3
Internal hay net rings x 2
LED interior lights
Opening roof vent
Luton storage (open)
Horse and reversing camera
Breast bar 1350mm to 1450mm high
Breast bar access door to horses

LIVING AREA

Tack area seat/bed (sigle bed)
Portable toilet stored under seat/bed
Cold water
75L water tank
Sink/hob with smoked glass top x 1 burner
New bespoke grooms/living seat upholstery to match cab (Faux leather)
New bespoke cab upholstery (Faux leather)
Auxiliary power
Mains charging to auxiliary battery
Solar charging to auxiliary battery
Solar charging to chassis battery
240 volt hook up with double sockets and mains lead
USB charging point for 1amp and 1.2 amp
12 volt charging point
Opening roof vent
Bulkhead wall to separate horse area from tack/living
LED interior lights

Serious enquiries – please contact Janet on 01995 640 079 or email janet@kphltd.co.uk

If you would prefer a new Aeos Horsebox, then please take a look at the full options here

or complete the enquiry form 

 

22Mar 2018
Helios 7.5 tonne horsebox for sale

Example of the quality of our used KPH Helios horseboxes for sale

We check every detail ensuring each used horsebox promotes our reputation for quality and longevity and this example is in an as new condition.
We keep a list of customers interested in our quality used horseboxes and to be fair, we email everyone before advertising anywhere else.
Our core values are quality, safety and longevity and customers tend to keep our horseboxes very long time. For this reason very few become available as used vehicles and when they do they always sell in just a few hours!

DAF LF 150 bhp chassis, 57 plate
2.3 tonnes of payload
129,305 miles
As new condition

Details

Travelled less than 10,000 miles in the last 3 years
Serviced annually
6 recently new tyres
Sprayed in light metallic brown with orange highlights
Warm oak living
Cream and brown upholstery
Blown hot air, mains hook up, solar charging
Toilet and shower with extraction fan
Full auxiliary battery system
Mains inverter
23ft overall length – 8ft living area, 8ft 6 inch horse area
Microwave
TV/DVD and aerial
CD player in cab
Table
Horse area and ramp protected with Coat-X protective coating
Extraction fan
Stainless steel ramp, partitions, rear frame and horse safety cell

Tack locker –  2 saddle racks – 2 bridle cups
2 skirt lockers
Horse and reversing cameras

Serious enquiries – please contact Janet on 01995 640 079 or email janet@kphltd.co.uk

If you would prefer a new Helios Horsebox, then please take a look at the full options here

or complete the enquiry form 

 

19Mar 2018
KPH horseboxes for sale with integrated solar charging - Blue and black Aeos 4.5 tonne Weekender

KPH horseboxes for sale with integrated solar charging as standard

Our philosophy has always been one of innovation, incorporating the latest technology whilst maintaining strength and reliability for each horsebox model we manufacture. For KPH, innovations are not sales hooks or gimmicks; they are design features that must be of benefit to our horseboxes, customers and their horses. Many of these design features are hidden away behind the scenes and just quietly working in the background. An example of this and how we are leading through innovations are our full solar charging systems fitted as standard to all models.

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20Feb 2018
KPH horse safety and problematic horses

Horse Safety and problematic horses

Safety and primarily horse safety must be at the heart of any good horsebox design. For KPH our ethos continues to be manufacturing the safest possible horse transport for our customers and their horses. Planning and manufacturing around worst case scenarios generated a considerable list of safety items.

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14Feb 2018
KPH LTD champagne Aeos 4.5 tonne Weekender horsebox

Aeos 4.5 tonne Weekender horsebox is officially our bestselling model for 2018!

We are still in the first few months of 2018 and our Aeos 4.5 tonne Weekender horsebox has taken first place for sales. Like all our models it is proudly manufactured onsite, in the UK by our skilled KPH craftsmen. Strange statement! we don’t think so, we actually feel it is important that customers should know for a certainty who manufactures their horsebox.
Walking visiting customers around our workshops and showing each stage of a build is an integral part of our business. We do not have sales men and we never have to push, we put all the relevant information in front of our customers and let them make an informed choice.

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30Dec 2017
Deciding to buy a horsebox - purple metallic Helios and Aeos horseboxes

Deciding to buy a horsebox is a relatively simple task.

But, actually finding something to fit your individual requirements, that is lightweight, tough and capable of legally transporting your horses safely is more problematic.

It is in fact a minefield with designs, quality and safety features varying wildly across the board. I thought it would be worthwhile highlighting some items worth considering that may not at first be obvious.

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