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Are single/double wall tops interchangeable?

Discussion in '1969-1972 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by gjk5, Apr 19, 2005.

  1. gjk5

    gjk5 3/4 ton status

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    I've got both but the one with two lights and the bolts through the upper side of the flange seems easier to me (I think that's the single wall?)

    Can I switch them out between my two 72's?
     
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    Greg72 "Might As Well..." Staff Member Super Moderator

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    Dimensionally there the same, but the mounting holes aren't in the same spots.


    I switched from a double-wall to single wall but I filled in all the original holes in the bedsides and started over. There were a lot of holes that didn't line up with either one!!! :grin:

    Single wall tops are better (and easier to install)...you don't have to remove the side panels to get to the bolts and you get cool interior dome lights as a bonus.
     
  3. gjk5

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    Thanks, I appreciate it.


    Oh, yeah, you get the nifty disconnect plug for the lights also.
     

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