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Old 08-30-2012, 05:41 PM
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Finally got my truck back from the outfitter. Its an 06 diesel with 130k miles with a 4' side dump and 16' box. The truck came with a 20' stake body that I sold to the outfitter and he put the box on, dovetail, and side dump. I paid 9k for the truck with the flatbed, and have 14k in it so far. Got a full wrap going on in the next couple of days.

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Old 08-30-2012, 06:46 PM
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not worried that it's too long? looks like you could eaisly bottom out there in the rear but it may just be camera angles
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Old 08-30-2012, 07:12 PM
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Yeah it is long. I got the 2' dovetail instead of 4' dovetail because of that. Are your guys using the side dump alot? How does your side dump door open?
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Old 08-30-2012, 07:14 PM
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Yeah it is long. It was jdl delivery truck that had a 21' body, so i am just 1' longer than what it was designed for. I got the 2' dovetail instead of 4' dovetail because of that. Are your guys using the side dump alot? How does your side dump door open?
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Old 08-30-2012, 07:18 PM
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it has 2 doors on each side a bottom and top. on the side that doesn't dump there is a staircase. using the heck out of the dump at the moment because they're in the process of detaching and dropping the height for overseeding... so yards that normally would dump once they're dumping 3-4 times. at many of the homes we take care of you're not allowed to dump onsite so the dump solves a big issue for us
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Old 08-31-2012, 12:41 AM
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Nice, I like it. Let us know how it works out.
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Old 09-02-2012, 01:42 PM
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Post pictures when you put the wrap on it.
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Old 09-02-2012, 02:44 PM
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Great price on the truck for sure. They try to get twice that around here.
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Old 09-02-2012, 02:59 PM
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Looks nice, Would like to see pics of it wrapped as well as more pics of the dump set up.
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Old 09-05-2012, 06:11 PM
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not worried that it's too long? looks like you could eaisly bottom out there in the rear but it may just be camera angles
I was about to say the same thing.
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