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Discussion in 'Builds and Fabricators Forum' started by Johns1967CJ5, Jan 12, 2019.

  1. Sep 23, 2019
    Johns1967CJ5

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    Got to have cup holders


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  4. Sep 27, 2019
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    You need to finish this up so you can take it on safari to Tanganyika!!!!!:beer:

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  5. Sep 27, 2019
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    The dirty work starts again. Starting work on the bed


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    I little bit of welding, a lot of bit of blasting then fabricating the sides and front panel


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  7. Oct 1, 2019
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    3 bags of sand later


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    How do you have time to do all this?
     
  9. Oct 3, 2019
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    I dont rest much
     
  10. Oct 10, 2019
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    Bed frame is sandblasted and 2 coats of por-15 . I know I'm going to regret it when welding the sides on.... although I am considering just bolting them on since wood floor will hide bolts...still deciding


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    Some really nice work you're doing. Liking this thread.
     
  12. Oct 21, 2019
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    I need to get up to the steel place and get a couple sheets of 16 guage so I can make the sides and front panel but in the meantime I got 2x12 pressure treated wood for the bed floor. Ran them thru the planer down to 1". Just ship lapped them no metal strips. I will fasten with galvanized carriage bolts

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    What about making it a flatbed? I've always wanted a flatbed for some reason.
     
  14. Oct 22, 2019
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    My father's was actually a flatbed and it would be more practical but I never warmed up to the look
     
  15. Nov 12, 2019 at 7:01 PM
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    Trying to salvage this tailgate and some other bed parts

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