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Old 08-19-2013, 06:38 PM
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Pickup Bed inserts?

Does anyone have any pictures of pickup bed landscape inserts for a 1/2 ton truck? I'm referring to something along the lines of this- http://primetruckandtrailer.com/truck-bed-inserts/
I'm wanting to do mine a little different than theirs. For starters, I want to leave the original bumper on. I'm wanting something I can run up to a 48" on, not just 21" mowers. I'll probably run 1 48" and 1 21" out of the back of this rig.
FWIW, the truck I'm planing on using is a 1995 Dodge Ram 1500 5.9 liter gas
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Old 08-19-2013, 06:48 PM
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Wouldnt it be cheaper to use a small trailer instead?
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Old 08-19-2013, 10:31 PM
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Not for what I'm trying to do. In the long run it's much more inexpensive to ditch the trailer all together. Less tires to buy, wiring headaches, gas, time, etc.
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Old 08-20-2013, 04:08 PM
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That is a cool idea for small subdivisions where parking is limited.
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Old 08-21-2013, 09:21 PM
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That is a cool idea for small subdivisions where parking is limited.
Exactly. And like I mentioned earlier it should save a lot of money.
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Does anyone have any pictures of pickup bed landscape inserts for a 1/2 ton truck? I'm referring to something along the lines of this- http://primetruckandtrailer.com/truck-bed-inserts/
I'm wanting to do mine a little different than theirs. For starters, I want to leave the original bumper on. I'm wanting something I can run up to a 48" on, not just 21" mowers. I'll probably run 1 48" and 1 21" out of the back of this rig.
FWIW, the truck I'm planing on using is a 1995 Dodge Ram 1500 5.9 liter gas
Thanks in advance.
Mike
That is an awesome setup. I know there is a local guy here that has a F250 with similar ramp and carries 2 48" WBs in the back, I think lescos.
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Old 08-22-2013, 11:53 PM
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Look forward to your progress. Do you think there is a way to just mount it to the hitch and tailgate hinges for easy removable?
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Old 08-25-2013, 10:49 PM
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That's kind of what I'm hoping to do. I'm a muddauber welder so I'll probably enlist a friend to at least help me design it.
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