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OBS vs. 2002 Bed Dimensions

Someone is selling an ARE Shell from a short bed 2002 F250 - any chance that it it will fit on my 1997 short bed?

Here is the shell in question: A.R.E. Camper Shell

Finding these has been a major pain, so if it fits, I'd love to jump on it.

Thanks!


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Beds are different widths

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Beds are different widths
NOOOOOOOOOOO. Bummer!

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Find out what the width is on the shell I can measure inside rail and outside rail on mine for ya, as far as length both mine are cclb drw

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Someone is selling an ARE Shell from a short bed 2002 F250 - any chance that it it will fit on my 1997 short bed?

Here is the shell in question: A.R.E. Camper Shell

Finding these has been a major pain, so if it fits, I'd love to jump on it.

Thanks!
Not a chance in hell. You need one from a ...
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