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post #1 of 7 Old 01-05-2009, 06:59 PM Thread Starter
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Rising Tonneau

Hay anyone made or used a rising tonneau cover that raised straight up? Like this.

How would I go about making my own?



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thats not that purdy of a truck, why would you want one of those they just dont seem that functional imo.

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thats not that purdy of a truck, why would you want one of those they just dont seem that functional imo.
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I've only seen them twice on TV once on trick my truck and the other was the one above. I think it's a complete custom job.

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Thats what I was thinking I have searched all through the net and found nothing. Maybe I should ask some of the ricers? They have lifting body parts and stuff.


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Depending how you are wanting it would depend on the work load. If you had a manual lift where you need maybe 2 people that would require the least work but if you want to push a button and have it done well. Then you need to decide on electric motors, pump, actuators, or install a PTO on the truck and have cylinders.

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