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Old 08-06-2019, 10:57am   #7
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Originally Posted by JRD77VET View Post
My friend Mike has one of the newer Ram pickups with the cargo pockets on the top of the bed. His bike rack doesn't work with the bike rack as there isn't any room for the lids to pivot.

After some serious brain storming ( smell smoke? ), we came up with a workable idea. The truck has the sliding cargo rails inside the bed. He gave me four of the sliding hold downs plus the bike mounts and I altered them to work.

Measured the hole distance between the plates and then drilled and tapped plus counterbored the top of the mount for brass tubing stand offs.

This should work just fine
I would love to see a pic with them installed and bikes in them as Iím having a hard time visualizing it. I have fork racks screwed to the bed floor of my current truck but looking for ideas for the next one
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