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Hey i'm looking to put a bed lift on my truck and i was wondering what cilynders should i use and how many pumps ,,,, i'm just gonna have it push up like a dump truck !!!!! please help i'm planning on building a radical truck

i was also wondering if they sell any kits for something like this ,,, i'm looking to make one like this!!!!
 

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anyone??????????????????????????
 

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that one is a z rack. how to build a lowrider(book) has the plans in it to build That one!
 

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Originally posted by KILLAONEZ111@Aug 23 2005, 09:43 PM~3680200
Hey i'm looking to put a bed lift on my truck and i was wondering what cilynders should i use and how many pumps ,,,, i'm just gonna have it push up like a dump truck !!!!! please help  i'm planning on building a radical truck

i was also wondering if they sell any kits for something like this ,,, i'm looking to make one like this!!!!

Its called a z rack homie and the cover lift was probably done by an actuator or a few small cylinders.
 

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hey i think i got that guys number lemme look for it and ill hit you up
 

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my homies truck. the bed has a piano hinge welded to the frame and a stock show time pump. and i can get you that cylinder if you need.
 

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thats cool, but whats to stop the bed from bouncing around and shit? theres nothing holding it down is there?
 

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ooooohhhhh
 

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Originally posted by pimpoldscutlass81@Aug 24 2005, 07:54 PM~3685890
my homies truck. the bed has a piano hinge welded to the frame and a stock show time pump. and i can get you that cylinder if you need.

thats exactly what i want to do ,,, my ranger is going to be sitting on 24's real soon and then gonna put some lambo doors ,, and later on juice it up with hydro's


what kind of cilynder is that ? well what size and where you live at
 

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Originally posted by pimpoldscutlass81@Aug 24 2005, 07:54 PM~3685890
my homies truck. the bed has a piano hinge welded to the frame and a stock show time pump. and i can get you that cylinder if you need.

If i'm just going to do somthing simple like this ,, can't i just use the TAIL GATE hindges off of another truck.?
 

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it's 4 8'' cylinders. 2 lift back. one left side , one right side. later on after work ill post up some plans for your s-10. I got them here cause im doing one too. to my s-10 .
 

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Originally posted by KILLAONEZ111@Aug 25 2005, 03:59 AM~3688167
If i'm just going to do somthing simple like this ,, can't i just use the TAIL GATE hindges off of another truck.?

no the guage metal they use for a tail gate hinge can support only a tailgate, not a whole bed, im in southern california. i forget exactly what size it is, i can get the info for you this weekend when i go up to his house to get my batt charger
 

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this is all i can copy. i dont really have a lot of time to draw it up. heres a taste. I dont know why anyone hasnt posted any before but, youd probably get in trouble LOL
 

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Originally posted by KILLAONEZ111@Aug 23 2005, 09:43 PM~3680200
Hey i'm looking to put a bed lift on my truck and i was wondering what cilynders should i use and how many pumps ,,,, i'm just gonna have it push up like a dump truck !!!!! please help  i'm planning on building a radical truck

i was also wondering if they sell any kits for something like this ,,, i'm looking to make one like this!!!!
pm thekrush that's his truck!
 
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