Just Add Wood (Retro Custom Idea For Your Truck Bed)
Wood Bed floors adds a nice classic touch to custom trucks. It takes the custom to another level and adds style and personality to the overall build. You can find wood bed kits for almost all the popular trucks out there including Ford, Chevy and Dodge. A company in Kentucky, Bedwood and Parts LLC, manufactures applications for early model trucks as far back as 1917 to current and they have a very innovative product called the RetroLiner that include SUV’s, Crossovers and all vehicles with a steel bed floor. Visit http://bedwoodandparts.com/ for more information .Order a Free catalog while you are there.
If you do decide to add a bed wood floor to your truck, you will need to add and maintain a quality finish to protect it from the elements to keep it looking its very best. Each person has his/her own style and preference therefore, there’s not one specific finish that can be recommended as the best however, there are a few guidelines and suggestions I found on the Mar-K site that will help maximize the results for a great looking appearance. They have also performed testing on at least 10 finishing methods in which they update with results over time to empower you with more info to help you determine the appearance maintenance option that will work best for you.
Good luck with your research and if you add a wood bed, share your pictures with us.
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D. Smith aka TheGlossBoss.Com