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Upfitted my truck bed with Weather Guard boxes!

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by IC-Smoke, Apr 6, 2011.

  1. IC-Smoke

    IC-Smoke Senior Member
    Messages: 672

    Weatherguard.com

    124-0-01 cross box
    184-0-01 lo-side boxes (pair)
    1450 Weekender Ladder rack

    The ladder rack works great with my 28' ladder as well!

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    I sprayed the insides of the boxes with Al's liner as well! alsliner.com

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  2. theguynextdoor

    theguynextdoor Senior Member
    Messages: 307

    Looking good. New truck?

    That spray on liner looks good. I was going to use rustoleum bed liner for something, but that stuff looks more like rhino lining.
     
  3. WilliamOak

    WilliamOak PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,986

    LOVE weatherguard! It's all made 10 min from me and will be the only brand box I'll ever own
     
  4. randomb0b123

    randomb0b123 PlowSite.com Addict
    from america
    Messages: 1,278

    i really like your bumper sticker!
     
  5. Brandon29

    Brandon29 Senior Member
    Messages: 235

    X2! I was going to say the same thing. lol Nice boxes and truck too
     
  6. Elite Property Services

    Elite Property Services Senior Member
    Messages: 230

    Have you used Al's Liner before? I am wanting to use that product on my rockers just looking for someone that can give first hand information. Thanks Nathan
     
  7. IC-Smoke

    IC-Smoke Senior Member
    Messages: 672

    hahah Thanks guys! I get a lot of compliments from it!

    I had a WG 117 (extra wide one lid box) prior to the setup and it was a excellent box. I wont buy any other brand! I've been a WG ***** on facebook and they hooked me up! My WG dealer was missing the front bracket on the ladder rack but drove a hour that day to his other store then delivered the part to my house on his own time! talk about customer service!!!

    I went to the family cab for the new little addition in the family.

    I've used al's for a little while now. I've done 5 toolboxes so far, a few misc items and one truck bumper and all are holding up excellent!!! You need a air compressor that will hold 17cfm @ 90 psi constant If I recall correctly.

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    I cant find the bumper photo but Ill see if I can track the guy down.
     
  8. BIGGB9

    BIGGB9 Senior Member
    Messages: 148

    Looks great nice job
     
  9. IC-Smoke

    IC-Smoke Senior Member
    Messages: 672

    sprayed another box

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  10. BlueRam2500

    BlueRam2500 Senior Member
    Messages: 765

    WG is the best box hands down IMO. Nice job on the liner!
     
  11. sparksrides

    sparksrides Senior Member
    Messages: 154

    I really Like that Al's liner, what does it cost? the web site does not have prices since you have to get it from a dealer. It looks like you get professional results with a do it your self kit, if the price is right I'll be doing a lot of coating in the near future.
     
  12. IC-Smoke

    IC-Smoke Senior Member
    Messages: 672

    Thanks guys!

    a gallon kit costs just under $100, and the hopper gun is around $70 I researched the liner then talked my local napa into stocking it and so far so good!Thumbs Up


    A buddies truck sprayed with Al's from the body line down. Being a work truck we wrapped the liner inside the door all the way up to the door seal.
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  13. comeeonn

    comeeonn Senior Member
    Messages: 217

    that chevy looks awesome
     
  14. bugthug

    bugthug Senior Member
    from Pa
    Messages: 268

    looks great I have weatherguard in my trucks. I like the als liner. My question is does the tray have room to slide now that the box and tray are coated?
     
  15. IC-Smoke

    IC-Smoke Senior Member
    Messages: 672

    The tray still slides with no issues. It actually works better since before the tray would slide back and forth going around curves and such, now it has some friction.


    I sold my boxes to my buddy since I'm going with black boxes Thumbs Up

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  16. nixray

    nixray Senior Member
    Messages: 165

    Looks great, I love WG and that was before I knew they were made a here in USA, also love the sticker!!
    truck(s) look sweet as well
     
  17. IC-Smoke

    IC-Smoke Senior Member
    Messages: 672

    back in black!

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  18. hardwoodcd

    hardwoodcd Senior Member
    Messages: 253

    Good call on switching to the black boxes! I think your truck looks way better with those boxes. I'm pretty sure you are on CF with the same screen name? I'm sure you already have this in the works looking at your truck but black steps or tubes next. Nice truck man! Casey
     
  19. WilliamOak

    WilliamOak PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,986

    Did you ditch the transfer tank too? Or am I thinking of another silver cummins with all WG boxes lol
     
  20. IC-Smoke

    IC-Smoke Senior Member
    Messages: 672

    Thanks Casey!
    I am the Michigan Chapter President on CF, same screen name. I am going to have the steps powder coated. I would ditch them but they are nice getting the car seat in and out. as well as getting into the front toolbox.


    I still have the fuel tank, it is in the back of the 06 still. t wont fit in the short bed so plan on getting weather guards smallest one so I can turn it backwards and tuck it under the front box.

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