John JonesModeratorSeptember 14, 2022 at 5:00 amPost count: 12208
25 Sticks of 3/4 on the way!
Gonna build 5 racks. If Anyone our there wants one…better speak up!
How much? I’m betting around $2k by the time you paint it, clamp it and put it on the bus!! If we are lucky, it will be less.JasonSParticipantSeptember 14, 2022 at 8:43 amPost count: 361
Awesome! The best looking rack out there in my opinion. I will share some pictures in my area and see if we can get any sold. Not surprised at 2k for a rack, steel is expensive! So is paint and wood!, holy shit this stuff has tripled in price 😲. BBB is not far away either and I sure someone will want one there.
I will get the clamps and loops in the mail to you guys that I got for the racks, I think it was for a total of 3 racks.John JonesModeratorSeptember 14, 2022 at 10:09 pmPost count: 12208
I’m trying to figure this out in my head.. I’m glad your talking Oct… 😎
I was all excited about building some racks.. but then got to thinking about all the setup involved, and your only here for 2 days of the work week… Maybe we need to start on them the monday before you get here.. Have hopefully 4-5 racks done, Just sell you a rack and you can spend your time making your rack the most bomb rack ever!?!?!?!?! I am trying to spend as little time on this project as I can, otherwise, well, the racks will cost more than any of us are hoping.. but if I don’t build 5, It will definitely cost too much to build just one… labor wise… So I need to front the cost on 5 so that I can help you out… 😎 😎 😎JasonSParticipantSeptember 15, 2022 at 11:53 amPost count: 361
John, having a rack built will be awesome! Totally understand its a pain to make racks, I can spread the word and deliver rack on my way home. Do you know how many are available and roughly how much?
I will also need to make a ladder, should I wait until I get there to get that steel? Need to figure out routing and location and will need KCW team input.
Looking forward to being back at the ranch, its a great time while getting a lot of work done. I will probably take the 6th off of work and I have until Monday if needed.John JonesModeratorSeptember 15, 2022 at 3:09 pmPost count: 12208
I have a ladder we can copy that folds.. I prefer permanent ladders… when I want it, I don’t want to get it off the roof I need on! And I don’t want to carry a ladder inside my bus!!!
we will start the Monday before you get here and knock all the racks out… we is me included!!! 😎😎😎😎. It will be the cheapest most production style run we are capable of👍🏻👍🏻😁😁😁👍🏻JasonSParticipantSeptember 15, 2022 at 3:30 pmPost count: 361
Sounds great, the ladder for my bus I want to mount permanent but it will run wires in it to the rack. If possible I can fabricate that when I get there as it might be more custom than the folding one. I am also thinking of trying to mount it on the corner but we will see how space works out. Fucking custom bullshit.Pat KParticipantSeptember 15, 2022 at 7:51 pmPost count: 2933
Racks on racks!!! You probably need two!!
Calling Rusty…please work up a rendering. Time for a dub-LL-deck’r rack…👍👍
We will build it if it comes.John JonesModeratorSeptember 16, 2022 at 7:35 amPost count: 12208
Double deck rack with slide outs on the bottom level?😜😜😜. Water tight drawers…WillyModeratorSeptember 17, 2022 at 10:46 amPost count: 1716
Racks, huh? I have a bus with a naked roof…. Can you make one with a hole in the middle?John JonesModeratorSeptember 17, 2022 at 11:03 amPost count: 12208
I thought you might want one..
thats atleast three sold. Does Willy have money, I guess he could borrow it from Gianni😜😜😜😜😜😜🤪🤪FranzParticipantSeptember 17, 2022 at 12:58 pmPost count: 5393
Plans from the other day. 98 feet of 3/4” x .062 tube.
Does anybody want slots for bicycle tires?RustabusParticipantSeptember 17, 2022 at 7:35 pmPost count: 3000
I dream about big racks every day!!!😂😂😂😂😂😂 Full length plus, slide out awning, front and rear ladders…..pretty much a rolling patio👍👍👍👍😃John JonesModeratorSeptember 18, 2022 at 6:21 amPost count: 12208
I dream about big racks every day!!! Full length plus, slide out awning, front and rear ladders…..pretty much a rolling patio
RIGHT!!!! Thats how my little crappy roof rack turned into a sky deck and an awning!!!! The awning has been priceless!!! and I do love my skydeck!! I don’t get up there as much as I used too…. but.. I still love how I can pie SOOOO much shit up there… 😎
Might need like 8 clamps on the rack I would make!!! 😎 On shasta… the most common break is roof rack legs… So.. If Jason actually plans on rallying this rig, maybe the legs need a gusset or a triangle brace???RustabusParticipantSeptember 18, 2022 at 8:32 amPost count: 3000
I like big Racks and I cannot lie!!!!😂John JonesModeratorSeptember 19, 2022 at 5:52 amPost count: 12208
I also like BIG RACKS… 😎
Nice job on that Emblem!!!! OG PAINT!!
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