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Old 04-15-2014, 05:33 PM
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dump bed material

i am picking up a truck this week and the bed floor needs to be replaced. I saw this material one time it looked like white plastic pressed into a board not sure if anyone has any idea on the material or an link to it
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Old 04-15-2014, 05:36 PM
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i am picking up a truck this week and the bed floor needs to be replaced. I saw this material one time it looked like white plastic pressed into a board not sure if anyone has any idea on the material or an link to it
It's composite, Reading/ABC uses it on some of their bodies.
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Old 04-15-2014, 06:42 PM
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Like a cutting board? Its cslled uhmw or some combo of those letters

A plastic supply place should have big sheets of it
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Old 04-15-2014, 06:46 PM
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Like a cutting board?
Pretty much.
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Old 04-15-2014, 08:16 PM
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cutting board is exactly how i would describe it but i couldnt think of it. thanks for the help

will it handle the weight of a 2 yard stainless salt spreader fully loader or a 3 yard poly spreader fully loaded
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Old 04-15-2014, 08:34 PM
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Yes it will handle the weight but your not going to be able to handle the price of it. Just go slap some 1/8 inch steel in it and be done.
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Old 04-15-2014, 08:51 PM
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if i were to get a piece how thick should i get
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Old 04-16-2014, 12:55 AM
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The thickness will depend on your framework underneath .The more crossmembers the thinner you can go .
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