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post #1 of 7 Old 09-16-2012, 07:24 PM Thread Starter
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Red face headache rack build

Was lookin all over for a used headache rack i liked, no luck, so i thought what the hay, dont look to hard to build one. picked up a nice welder at a great deal, got some steel, so over the last 5 days iv been spending what extra time i have making a headache rack.







it is going in for powdercoat tomarow. will be a semi gloss-gloss black, will have to look at there shades of black



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Nice build, what did it end up costing you?

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around 180 for steel, used some thicker steel, could have used thiner but i wanted it built heavy. powdercoat is 250

E-99 F350 XL 2wd reg. cab 7.3 auto trans all stock 226k

1997 F250 XL 4x4 ex-cab, 7.3, ZF-5 trans 4.10 gears, 3" down pipe, 4" exhaust, 5" tip, 150k
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E-99 F350 XL 2wd reg. cab 7.3 auto trans all stock 226k

1997 F250 XL 4x4 ex-cab, 7.3, ZF-5 trans 4.10 gears, 3" down pipe, 4" exhaust, 5" tip, 150k
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Good job man. Headache racks aren't my thing, but I love to fabricate and this is pretty sweet!

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I am looking to fab a rack myself, just bought an '13 last week do you have dimensions or plans you used, the rack came out sweet in your pics.
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