hauling a rocket via pickup?

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  1. DodahMan

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    Planning to haul my bike back to SC and I wonder if anyone has advice on hauling it in the back of a pickup using ramps. My truck is a F250 7.3 so it will haul about anything. Just worried about getting it into and out of the bed.
     
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    warp9.9Pocałuj mnie w dupę

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    Uhaul has a nice trailer about 20 bucks a day and no straining. The big diesel won't know its behind it.
     
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    tie the ramps off to the truck so they wont get spit out from under the bike saw it done once long time ago funniest thing I saw in a long time.Didnt know anyone had a 7.3 diesel any more my 01 250 extended cab 2 wheel drive long bed has 380 thousand on it still solid and dependable
     
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    Oh man that looks scary.
     
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    I love that 7.3 best truck ever made.
     
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    What kind of lift?
     
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    That's a short bed. In a long bed that's a full 8 foot, you can close the tailgate.
     
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    1olbullRiding Motor Since 1951

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    No way would I load this huge of a motor into a pickup! 800+ pounds on and rear of the axle seems dangerous to me.
    A nice Lightweight trailer with along, wide easy slope to load the motor is the best option in my opinion and what I use.
     
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    Done it a few times, but with a long bed the bike is centered over the rear axle.
     
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