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#1416064 Tue Jul 06 2021 01:53 PM
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Hello my question is on 1954 chevy 3100 there 3 cross rails in the bed that hold the wood boards. Are they all the same or do they have any order of placement or is there a front or back I understand open to ground trying to get holes in metal strips that hold bed boards to line up with bed crossmember's holes THANK YOU IN ADVANCE!!!!!!

jrhackett #1416100 Tue Jul 06 2021 06:18 PM
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The front and rear cross sills are different from the center ones. On the earlier (47-53) beds, the front sill bolts to the front bed panel and the rear sill bolts to the bedsides at the rear. I believe the '54s are similar.

Mar-K has instructions available for putting a bed together. Link []

Last edited by klhansen; Tue Jul 06 2021 06:41 PM. Reason: added link

Newest Project - 51 Chevy 3100 work truck. Photos []
#2 - '29 Ford pickup restored from the ground up.
First car '29 Ford Special Coupe
Busting rust since the mid-60's

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