Got a box truck, built a dovetail

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by DLS02, Feb 21, 2012.

  1. orlawncaresvc

    orlawncaresvc LawnSite Senior Member
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    Very nice fabrication skills. By the way what year is your truck?
     
  2. EZDUZIT

    EZDUZIT LawnSite Member
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    Man , ramp and rack looks good.
     
  3. DLS02

    DLS02 LawnSite Member
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    Yea I already thought about that before I built it. I just bought a can of spray in bed liner from lowes so I won't have that problem. It really works great.
     
  4. DLS02

    DLS02 LawnSite Member
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    I just kind of eye balled everything. There are only a few lcos that use these kind of trucks around here. After I finished it I found one guy with an open landscape bed on his and took some measurements off of his. I was like 2 degrees off with mine but it works pretty good for me.
     
  5. DLS02

    DLS02 LawnSite Member
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    It is a 99 with the 5.7 chevy. After a couple weeks driving it I am really starting to like it a lot.
     
  6. Kennedy Landscaping

    Kennedy Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
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    Nice fab skills, definetly wish I had the metal to do things like that. And the knowledge.
     
  7. LawnMan19

    LawnMan19 LawnSite Gold Member
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    x2 on that, It come out great.:cool2:
     
  8. jsslawncare

    jsslawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Love it! Looks great.
     
  9. THEGOLDPRO

    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
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    Looks great man.
     
  10. orlawncaresvc

    orlawncaresvc LawnSite Senior Member
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    Ours is a 95. With a 5.7 also. We like how it drives too.
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