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What size plank fits in the bed slots?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by JackedTaco, Jul 23, 2009.

  1. Jul 23, 2009 at 8:28 PM
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    JackedTaco

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    Just curious if anyone knew off the top of their head what size piece of wood fits into the slots in the tacoma bed (2nd generation).
    I thought it was 8 inches ( 2x8) but am too lazy to go out in this rain storm to check.
    Thanks.
     
  2. Jul 23, 2009 at 8:29 PM
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    chris4x4

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    2x6 I think....
     
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    2x8 - cut them just the other day. If I recall, they were 57" long.
     
  5. Jul 23, 2009 at 10:32 PM
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    Woah, you're supposed to put something in those slots in the bed sides? I thought they were just wierd storage pockets? Anyone got a pic of this with a plank?
     
  6. Jul 23, 2009 at 10:46 PM
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    No the planks don't go in the pockets. There are rectangle cutout in the sides of the bed that allow you to put a 1 or 2 by 6 in them, which allows you to create 2 levels in the bed.
     
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