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8 foot vbox in short bed?

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by qualitycut, Nov 10, 2008.

  1. qualitycut

    qualitycut PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,226

    Can you put a 8 foot vbox in a short bed 1ton thanks
  2. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,192

    Make sure you mount it in well. A V box empties from front to back so when you are almost empty all the weight will be a the very back.

    CARDOCTOR PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,304

    maybe you can fab a bracket to slip into the hitch to handle the overhang. as previously stated
    really needs to be strapped down

  4. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    what about leaving the tailgate on.....
  5. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    as it empties it will get way to heavy on the back you could maybe block out the back 2 feet