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bed rail project

for all those wanting new bed cross members, I done this for under $100 and my time and a welder.

2004 F250, SCSB, APR studs, Banks intercooler, Edge Insight, SCT with tune from Eric, atlas 40, deleted, 2" leveling kit, coolant filter, 6.4 banjo bolts with blue spring, Harpooned, Nathan K5LA. Nations 190 amp alt.
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doing my cab corners also, I just thought the bed part of this video was neat for someone wanting to replace the bed rails. works great and will be there when the rest of the truck falls apart.

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Is this your video or did you post it for someone ?

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Is this your video or did you post it for someone ?
No I found it on youtube, and thought I would share the simple cheap fix.
I am actually doing this myself.

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What size angle iron you gonna use?

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I have 2" angle and 2" square tube, The front bed rail will take a 1" piece of angle on the front and a 2" piece on the back of the tube.

2004 F250, SCSB, APR studs, Banks intercooler, Edge Insight, SCT with tune from Eric, atlas 40, deleted, 2" leveling kit, coolant filter, 6.4 banjo bolts with blue spring, Harpooned, Nathan K5LA. Nations 190 amp alt.
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