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05+ Tacoma Tail gate reinforcement group buy

Discussion in 'Group Buys' started by RelentlessTaco, Dec 17, 2012.

  1. nimrod712

    nimrod712 Well-Known Member

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    ^You convinced me. I'm in if there's another group buy.
    I also need to get some bed bars as a starting point for my spare tire mount.:spy:
     
  2. Desert Drifter

    Desert Drifter Well-Known Member

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    Nimrod, You truck is looking good!

    Swordknives, Thanks for the review, it is good to hear from an actual user.

    I am in for one of these as well (as I mentioned about 4 times here), probably in steel to maximize the strength. As for paint, I will use a good primer and chassis paint on the inside to keep the rust away, but I want something durable on the exposed face.

    I need something on the bed floor as well because stuff slides around way too much on the stock bed even when driving easy. So maybee get the bed floor and the tailgate sprayed with rhinoliner or a DIY version. Durability is important so I need something that will hold up to sliding wood boxed across it.
     
  3. nimrod712

    nimrod712 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, man.
    I plan to coat it with Raptor Liner. As for stuff sliding around in the bed, a rubber bed mat is the way to go. Stuff will still slide on a sprayed in bedliner.
     
  4. MJonesTrumpet

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    Count me in for the next GB! I definately want one of these. Everytime i pop my bike up there, the back wheel rests on the tailgate. I swear im going to smash it soon over a nasty bumb. Sub'd!
     
  5. RelentlessTaco

    RelentlessTaco [OP] Custom Tacoma bumpers & more for your offroad toy Vendor

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    I'll try out another GB in a few weeks so stay posted. :cool:
     
  6. docbrown

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    I would be interested if there was another attempt at a group buy. I just can't right now. Income tax, property tax, homeowners and auto insurance all hit last month and this month, so I am completely broke until at least March or April.
     
  7. Swordknives

    Swordknives mmm Tacos

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    So i said I would post pics so here you go.

    Truck and tailgate are dirty do to a romp off road the other day she will get a bath this weekend but you guys are getting the dirty pics :p

    from behind
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    good shot of an edge and the door molding I used
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    This shows an edge and the curve of the tailgate.
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    Tail gate open looking down
    [​IMG]

    Side view you can also see the curve of the tailgate and the gap I mentioned. the Gap looks bigger in the pic than it really is (i cannot fit my little finger in the gap it is that small fwiw) and there is no play between the tailgate and the Plate.
    [​IMG]
     
  8. SFyota

    SFyota Gun Toting Hippie

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    Eric, count me in on the GB when you start it. This is the Josh who ordered the aluminum IFS skid and bed bars today. Thanks for the quick reply and information as well.
     
  9. armyoffoo

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    I'm interested also, whenever the next one kicks off.
     
  10. Glueman

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    Count me in!
     
  11. kramer

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    Bump. Are we any closer to a group buy ?
     
  12. j6shin

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    I'm interested too if it's soon enough. I also take my motorcycles to the track and it lies on my short bed. I was wondering if it would be safe to use ST stands attached to tailgate?
     
  13. RelentlessTaco

    RelentlessTaco [OP] Custom Tacoma bumpers & more for your offroad toy Vendor

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    So you guys want to get this going again? I think we're ready to do the GB if you'd all like. Lets get a list together now and then I'll send out a PM after we get at least 10 signed up. Payment all as a group, then I'll build the orders all at once.
     
  14. kauaibuilt

    kauaibuilt U no kea but AINOFEA!

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    Check out my sig...
    I'm in.
     
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