Thank you! When i get a chance ill try and do a write up on all details.
Thanks that means a lot coming from the master. I hope it helps others out.
Here is a video of how it works. Hope you enjoy!
Oh and I did trim and bend handle to sit flat with tailgate.
Sorry for all the post but can't upload more then one pic at a time.
Ok so I used 75 c10 latches that had to be trimmed so they wouldn't hit...
Latches installed in bed!
The latches installed!
The hole on the inside of tailgate with flat 1/4 flat metal spot welded in and tapped for the bolts.
One 64 GMC with 66 f100 handle and 75 c10 latches! Works great!
Thanks. Here is a pic to give the idea of the finished look. I'm going to take a couple pieces of flat iron and drill and tap them. Then spot weld...
Think I'll put the handle on the inside instead? That way I keep the stock look and a custom latch.
Yep your right it's off a 66 f100. I'm just playing with the idea. I took chains off my truck a long time ago. Right now I just have a couple of...
The side trim turned out great! I real like it! Hood pins are always kool!
See if you can guess what the handle is from. It is a factory tailgate handle from another make.
I've had this idea for a little while now. I got some latches from a 75 c10 but i've been trying to figure out a handle because the 75 c10 one is...
:DFeels good don't it!!
Just a friendly bump.
Well i've given up. for now i'm just goin to put the factory heater back in the cab. although i did talk to my cousin and he said to find a heater...
I'm in the middle of getting my new to me cab ready to put on my 64 gmc. i have the deluxe heater in the truck now. My question is has any one...
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