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Old 07-06-2011, 12:58 PM   #1
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Can you drill through the composite bed?

I'm planning on building a bicycle rack using angle iron and want to bolt it to the inside of the bed of my 07 taco. Do you need a special drill bit to drill through the composite bed? Maybe like a concrete bit or something. I haven't tried yet and haven't found any posts about it. Just thought I'd ask before I start burning up drill bits.
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Old 07-06-2011, 12:59 PM   #2
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Normal drillbit works fine.
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Super easy to drill. I used bits meant for metal and they cut right in like butter.
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Make sure there is nothing behind where you are drilling. Keep in mind how long your drill bit is too.
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Thanks guys. It's always smart to research before you start cutting or drilling on things. I appreciate the feed back.
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