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How you cut depends on what brand of truck you are building. Ford trucks add all of the extra length at the front of the bed ahead of the rear wheels. Chevy and GMC add about a foot to the front and a few inches in the rear. here are some examples of what I mean.

Here are two Ford beds showing the extra length:


Here is a long bed GMC I made from two Fall Guy trucks, I had to add to the front and rear of the bed:


I used a long bed from the 72 Chevy kit to get the correct length and proportion:


Edited by Fat Brian
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