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07-26-2012 05:50 PM Bed rebuild cont.
The tire, axle, and wheel setup that I choose let the tire hang out past the fender which would not allow me to lower the truck. My answer to this was to widen the fiberglass fenders by 1.


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07-26-2012 05:49 PM Bed rebuild cont.
After I got quite a few spot welds and tacked the top edge I installed it for a test fit and to place the angle bracket so that I could weld it in place.


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07-26-2012 05:45 PM Bed rebuild cont.
I then drilled some holes to spot weld the side to the pockets and very carefully and slowly started to weld it as to not warp the side.


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07-26-2012 05:43 PM Bed rebuild cont.
I then painted the weld able surfaces with weld through primer and some blue paint in the pockets.


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07-26-2012 05:42 PM Bed rebuild cont.
While I had the skin off I noticed that the cage nut for the tailgate hinge was missing so we made one.


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