Shortbed swap.

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Shortbed swap.

Postby Michael neyland » Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:19 pm

I have asked this question before but i lost the measurements. I am wanting to cut my lwb down and install a short bed on it. Thanks for the help. :fr:

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Re: Shortbed swap.

Postby cep62 » Mon Jul 17, 2017 6:59 pm

My memory thinks its 16 inches shorter in front of the axle and 4 inches off the back of the frame.
if you search there should be some good articles about it on here.

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Re: Shortbed swap.

Postby Michael neyland » Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:22 pm

Thanks. I will try to search for them.

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Re: Shortbed swap.

Postby sargentrs » Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:23 am

Here's the drawings of the frames and bodies with dimensions. http://www.fordification.com/tech/bodybuilder70.htm
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Re: Shortbed swap.

Postby Michael neyland » Mon Jul 24, 2017 9:10 pm

Thanks for all the help. Love this site


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