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Old 09-19-2010, 05:05 PM
DieselBrad DieselBrad is offline
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Default Diamond plated bed protection

I use my ranger a lil harder than your average ranger owner so I had to make some armor. Since no one makes hardly anything for real bed protection for the ranger i had to make my own.

I started out w Back Racks Safety Rack and made my own things from that. I mimicked the safety racks mounting brackets for my tube rails. Then i had a friend of mine with a huge brake and shear do some wonders w 1/8" diamond plate. Had a pair of bed caps, front bed protector and tailgate protector made. Once i put my new tailgate on i will mount the gate protector. On to the pics......





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Old 09-20-2010, 05:31 PM
stephen stephen is offline
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Default Re: Diamond plated bed protection

that looks really good. the rails make the rack look way better. good job.
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Old 09-22-2010, 05:42 PM
guitartmaker guitartmaker is offline
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Default Re: Diamond plated bed protection

I agree, that is some great stuff! I like it a lot. I've been thinking about making some rails myself.
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Old 09-22-2010, 06:21 PM
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Default Re: Diamond plated bed protection

that's a heavy duty liner!!
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Old 09-28-2010, 08:45 PM
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2001 xlt stepside. straight pipe exaust, cranked t-bars 20% tint, 3in body lift, headache rack with 4 lights, custom front bumper in progress and new sony head unit.
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