BROTHERS is proud to announce the release of our highly anticipated 1973-87 Longbed to Shortbed Conversion Kit. Just like our 63-72 version, this kit will take all the confusion out of this conversion and will provide you wilth all the necessary provisions to complete this popular conversion. The kit includes a laser-etched steel template, a high strength steel inner "C" channel brace, a new shortbed front-to-rear brake line, new shortbed parking brake cables and all necessary hardware to install the kit, along with highly detailed instructions. By purchasing this conversion kit, you will have everything needed to shorten your longbed frame with basic hand tools in your own garage. Does requires welding to finish the conversion but with our steel inner braces, you will be able to safely transport the vehicle to a certified welder if needed. A shortbed gas tank is required. The driveshaft will also have to be shortened before re-installlation.
Fits 1/2 & 3/4 (under 8200 GVW) ton trucks only. Will not fit 3/4 ton (over 8200 GVW or 1-ton applications