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I plan on doing a lot of track days in the near future and won't always have somebody to help me load and unload the bike.
I currently have one of those narrow ramps that i do not feel safe using because i know i'll probably drop my bike. Looking for a new ramp that will allow me to load and unload my bike with ease on my Tundra.

I know I can always rent a trailer, but that just adds to the list of things to do right before a track day and I'd rather not.

Suggestions?
 

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Ha I have those 1ft wide arc shaped ramps, super sketchy. Harbor frieght had some wide tri fold ramps for cheap. Lowes has some to.
 

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Bryan - Tell me about it, b/c my truck is a bit high (not lifted) the incline gets me really nervous haha.

I've seen the ATV ones you're talking about though, that might be the next best thing.

Using plywood and sandpaper (for grip) has also crossed my mind. A couple of hinges to fold it up, idk...
 

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Bryan - Tell me about it, b/c my truck is a bit high (not lifted) the incline gets me really nervous haha.

I've seen the ATV ones you're talking about though, that might be the next best thing.

Using plywood and sandpaper (for grip) has also crossed my mind. A couple of hinges to fold it up, idk...
Hell I rolled a riding lawn mower over trying to use those stupid ramps.
I would use a ply wood ramp lol. After building a few houses my trust in some ply wood is pretty up there.

If you wanna be super cheap like me find a hill and back up to it with the truck. Use the lil Shit ramps to get it in. once at the track ask some one with a good ramp if you can use it lol.
 

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Bryan - Tell me about it, b/c my truck is a bit high (not lifted) the incline gets me really nervous haha.

I've seen the ATV ones you're talking about though, that might be the next best thing.

Using plywood and sandpaper (for grip) has also crossed my mind. A couple of hinges to fold it up, idk...
Yea id be careful using plywood, prolly not the best idea. Unless its really thick.. Ive had them break in half and slip out on me when loading dirt bikes.. R6 + plywood ramp= ur bike slaming into the tailgate==repair$. Go buy a ramp!!!


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Shit get some 1in thick pressure treated ply wood. Will hold the whole truck up lol
But yes a legit ramp is a better idea
 

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My Tacoma is lifted and I still use one of those narrow ramps. At home I just back my truck into the gutter and at the track I just get 2-3 people to help. It makes for a good ice breaker heh. Try http://www.discountramps.com/ they have tons to choose from.
 

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Or be like evil kanievel(fcuk spelling lol) build a ramp, jump 5 trucks and land in the back of yours. Dont worry bout bending the forks on landing, itll buff out
 

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OP, I just bought a 4x7 trailer from Tractor trailer for $499 to haul my bike around in the F 150. It seemed more of a hassle loading and unloading out of the truck by myself.

Not sure if it is an option....but it is one of the better investments I have made until I can afford an enclosed trailer
 

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Be careful if you order from a bike shop or through a catalogue.... a 6 foot ramp will actually be 5.5 feet (because the box it comes in is 6 feet tall). Get a good 8 or 10 foot folding ramp. You want something compact.

I have a heavy duty "8-foot" folding ramp (which is actually about 7 feet) but works well enough for my use, and I can fold it into the truck/backseat so I know people won't oogle over it and get tempted to take it.
 

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Here:

Use the guide to choose a ramp, lemme know which one you feel is the most useful and I can price em for you and drop ship em too.
http://www.oxlite.com/Selection_Guide.html


For example, the 6.5 foot arched pair retails at $205


We can surely work out a great discount on the ramps and then the shipping would be additional.

This pair is 89 inches X 12 in a pair retailing at $223, that's just shy of 7.5 feet long. For the tall Tundra, I'd go with the longer ones for $20 extra
 

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Buy a trailer
This guy has the GOOD ones too! ^^^ I'd have one of his if I had a tundra or something big enough of my own to tow it. 3 bikes and 3 cars and an OLD SUV isn't gonna cut it anymore. Need to downsize and get a big truck and enclosed trailer!!
 

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I got these. Clutch the bike up one while you walk up the other - even without an incline to help bring the bed down. Great ramps.

http://www.discountramps.com/atv-loading-ramps.htm
FYI... i'm a dealer for rage powersports. but there are cheaper places to buy ramps than through me. save your money for bike parts... THEN come and talk to me.

but if you REALLY want a set, i can beat msrp on doubt. but still slightly more than discountramps.com
 

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Search craigslist for an atv ramp
 

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Chief and AGG thanks for the hook up going to look into it.

Mgossel, i didn't even look into trailers since I figured it'll be way out of my range, but I think $500 isn't too bad to make life easier haha. Definitely will look into that as well.

I'll keep you guys posted!
 

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Northern tool has a small trailer that will fit a bike and a few other small things. It's like $475
If you can afford it a trailer is the way to go. Hell for 1k you can get a small used enclosed trailet
 
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