Fit the edge boards, from the Chevy bed kit, under the angle trim at the sides of the bed. About the Author Mark Morris started writing professionally in Cut the bolts holding the bed boards to the metal straps underneath with a reciprocating saw and tap them up through the boards with a hammer. Apply the paint with steady, brushlike movements, keeping the spray gun moving to prevent pooling, which causes runs and drips in the finish. Purchase replacements if needed. Fit a bolt through each hole in the angle trim and in the rear sill bar.
Bed Wood & Strips
Bed for 53 Chevy | Classic Parts Talk
Jim G , Oct 6, Bed for truck To Coilover Lakeroadster thanks for your guidance on the wood cutting for a bed for 53 Chevy. USA1 Industries bed wood is hand picked show quality wood that has been sanded, grooved and precut to ensure easy and clean installation. Apr 23, Messages: John And here's a few more pictures that might help!
Bed for 53 Chevy
Description: Do you already have an account? And this one is cut totally wrong, compared to the factory style anyways, but it shows the metal strip sitting in the cut edge: I don't understand the significance of the Dimensions list and the image included. E is the hight of the wood underneath the center strip