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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-19-04, 05:38 AM Thread Starter
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Rope Rail Kit

Hey does anybody know the load rating of the optional rope rail kit available?
I've tried looking on the Ford website but can't find it.
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Re: Rope Rail Kit

It's only held onto the body by bolts and clip nuts so I'm guessing it's not all that high. I've tied in heavy stuff but most of the load is going to be taken by using load bars and the floor shape of the ute if you do it right.

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Re: Rope Rail Kit

when i had my rope rail kit fitted they nearly drilled right through the body on the other side left a big impression from the drill on the rear panel i was not happy at all worst thing is they didnt even tell me that they had done it
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