Notices
2004 - 2008 F150 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008 Ford F150's with 5.4 V8, 4.6 V8 engine

Bike rack for bed?

 
  #16  
Old 12-24-2010, 12:49 PM
wolf189's Avatar
wolf189
wolf189 is offline
Senior User
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Brookfield, IL
Posts: 349
wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.
Originally Posted by leiterch View Post
If you want a cleaner install. Go to the local bike shop and you can pick up the quick latch mounts for your front tires. Then take a 1x4 and cut to the width of your bed. Bolt the mounts to the board and you are all set. I did this for my ranger and used it to travel half way across the country twice. I just recently bought a new board for my 150. It works really good and I think it cost me less than $20.

Good luck
chad
same basic idea but i went for something a bit heftier by bolting the bike mounts to a 2x6 (it might be fine but, I just wouldn't feel like I could trust a 1x4 to do the job).
 
  #17  
Old 12-24-2010, 02:06 PM
wildcard30's Avatar
wildcard30
wildcard30 is online now
Posting Guru
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Sunny tourist infested FL
Posts: 1,579
wildcard30 is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.wildcard30 is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
This thread is a golden oldie.. 6+ years old! Yet another one brought back from the dead by a newbie's first post.
 
  #18  
Old 12-25-2010, 07:09 PM
wolf189's Avatar
wolf189
wolf189 is offline
Senior User
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Brookfield, IL
Posts: 349
wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.wolf189 has a great reputation on FTE.
Originally Posted by wildcard30 View Post
This thread is a golden oldie.. 6+ years old! Yet another one brought back from the dead by a newbie's first post.
wowsers... yep, definitely was a nice layer of dust on this one... and i didn't even notice that till you pointed it out!
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
TrailKroozr
Bed Covers, Tonneau covers, Toppers/Canopies & Bed liners
3
02-24-2017 07:28 PM
YOMAN
Bed Covers, Tonneau covers, Toppers/Canopies & Bed liners
1
10-12-2016 06:02 AM
ClarkGriswol
2007 - 2014 Expedition & Navigator
6
04-04-2016 03:56 PM
BIGTRUCKBIGRV
6.7L Power Stroke Diesel
19
08-27-2015 10:46 PM
kc8ljc
1997-2006 Expedition & Navigator
13
02-09-2004 07:25 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Bike rack for bed?


Contact Us - About Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.