31+ Absurdly Useful Ways To Reuse Your Rusty Pickup Truck – #7 Is Perfect For The Man Cave
Ah, pickup trucks – nothing represents hard work, durable construction and lasting legacies quite like a horsepower-filled, tow-ready monster. Many pickup truck lovers aren’t just in it for the utility: they forge a partnership of man and machine, much the way Old West cowboys once did with their trusty horses. But what happens when a beloved truck goes to that big junkyard in the sky? All that history, all those memories, all that really cool-looking distressed paint – is it really gone for good? Not if these amazing truck body projects have anything to say about it! We’ve gathered the most unbelievable ideas for both old truck and new trucks, including “after” shots, right here to inspire your own truck transformations. Buckle up, because it’s going to get pretty wild!
A Rusty Nightmare Turns Into…
Look at all that oxidation – it’s a 4×4-level disaster! When no amount of primer can bring this beautiful truck back from the driving dead, it’s time to turn that rust into something worthy of a 40 winks, rather than 400 HP. A little careful cutting, a throw pillow or two, and…
While you might not be sleeping under the stars in this literal truck bed, you might just feel like one as you slide between the covers. Prefer to take your sleeping quarters on the road? You won’t want to miss this next project….
Who Needs a Tent When You Have…
People laughed when he started screwing down a big wooden rectangle in his truck. It was as long and wide as the entire bed, and it looked permanent too! What was he up to with those power tools?
A Custom-Made Pickup Truck Sleeper Cab!
Not only is there a really comfortable-looking bed in there, completely protected from the elements by a traditional truck bed cap, there’s a super-handy sectioned pullout drawer for gear and belongings. Now that’s a primo camping setup! Need a nightcap to get a good night’s rest? You’re in luck, because this next project REALLY thinks outside the box.