Jan 27, 2004 #2. In this video, we show you a number of ways that you can get your motorcycle loaded. If there is a hill or slope, back your truck up to it as close as possible. 1 tie down, on same side as side stand. Share on Pinterest Share. Use a long ramp and something to step on. Loading with any kind of uphill is difficult. That's gonna leave a mark. This is the key to the whole operation right here. SHOW MORE SHOW LESS. By UnofficialNet September 20, 2020 8:12 pm. Dirt bikes are heavy things, so getting one onto a trailer or truck is impossible without a strong ramp that can support the weight of your bike. It's mounted to plywood. I try to park in a spot that gets the truck pointing downhill. How Not To Load a Dirt-bike In a Truck ALL. In general, I am a proponent of moving the bike onto the truck with your own muscles, not the bike’s engine. Views. Just unbolt the bolts in the floor, put your eye bolts in their spots, and strap things down. On trucks with metal floors, I've got a few eye bolts that work fine. In this instance, you won’t be able to use a stand in the back, and the preferred method is to strap the bike down with tie-downs that put tension on the left and right handlebars to secure the bike. Go. Just snugged up, not overly tight. Lessons learned: The foot of the ramps are slippery on the exposed aggregate concrete in my drive way so I added a piece of industrial rubber floor mat to the bottom of each ramp. Unload is just back it down the ramp. Joined Oct 16, 2000 Messages 2,483 Likes 0. 1 of 3 Go to page. Thanks! Put a ramp on the tailgate, then push your bike slowly down the hill and onto the ramp. Motorcycle (not a dirt bike) in the bed. Your cooperation in making Worldstar a better site is always appreciated. Transport a Dirt Bike with Truck. 27 People Entitled Beyond Belief 70,649. tweet. BROKEN? Set up your dirt bike stand. Such dimensions allow you to step on the ramp along with your dirt bike and load it up more safely, without having to stretch your arms or body more to reach the truck bed. tweet . 32 Memes and Pics To Waste Time 41,287. The Easiest Way to Transport your Bike. Share on Twitter Tweet. Quick Tip: How To Load A Dirt Bike. Close. Here’s how to load a motorcycle those times you don’t have a ramp handy. I load using the bike's engine to move the bike up the ramp, you do need clutch and throttle control. 4. In fact, adding fork support prevents undo strain on the forks and seals. Saving up for a trailer with a ramp. Motorcycle Ramps. email. Interesting. (Not a 2x8, a dirt bank or loading platform). I see a lot of trucks with them in the back and was wondering if they are using the same ramps as the dirt bikes to get up in the bed, or did a few friends help lift it? Notice how he didn't actually load the bike with no ramp by himself? It should be rated for the weight of your bike and should be sufficiently long to accommodate the bike’s wheelbase and ground clearance. Instead, spend a little now for a tried-and-true method that should last the life of your dirt bike or even your truck. One should be hard fastened the other is highly recommended. If you get a truck big enough, turn the bike around inside and ride down the ramp. If you own a dirt bike, you’re going to need to be proficient at loading and unloading your bike into a truck. More Unofficial. Today; 7 Days; 30 Days; 20 Savage Comments That Left a Mark 140,151. It's only an eight-foot journey but lots of things can go wrong when loading a dirt bike into a pickup truck, and Murphy's Law always seems to hover over the loading process. April 14, 2016. NEVERMIND, TAKE ME BACK . With the bike in gear and running walk it up the ramp. loudog3114 Well-Known Member. It takes an enormous amount of pressure off of the fork seals during transit, and it … Dirt Bike Loading Ramps. share. Loading a dirt bike on a truck WCGW. NEVERMIND, TAKE ME BACK . Once you’ve got the process down, you can load just about any bike easily, without all the sketchiness you often see when people load and unload motorcycles! Edited January 16, 2012 by woods-rider send. By UnofficialNet | September 20, 2020 8:12 pm Hard hit but it looks like the dude is A-okay. First Name James Joined Jan 24, 2020 Messages 62 Reaction score 37 Location Boston Vehicle(s) 2020 JT Rubicon - Punk'N!, '78 911, '16 BMW i3 REX, '90 YJ Jan 30, 2020. Thread starter #1 Thought I would post this … SHOW MORE SHOW LESS. sms. Make sure the tires stay in the middle of the ramp so it stays in one spot. If you live in a neighborhood with a driveway and it appears to be flat, chances are that your driveway is not as flat as it appears. Posted by 1 year ago. Remember, the higher the truck bed is, the more strength it takes to load your dirt bike on the truck bed. I have unloaded bikes like that, but never loaded like that with only one person. pin. Posted By Ghost. Moved my 04 RT across the country that way. Click on the link for the motorcycle store or the photo for the dirt bike store. Dirt bike loading ramps are generally made of aluminum, which provides both strength and a relatively light weight when it comes time to lift and then store them. Uploaded September 20, 2020. This article contains affiliate links, and a purchase made through those links may result in a small commission. Report this video! Play. 2. Next Last. Posted By Ghost. Don't load it alone; Don't ride it onto the truck ; These machines are heavy. 490. The third way to load a dirt bike by yourself is the way that I do it if I have no help, but it cannot always be done. Page 1 of 2 - how to load dirt bike in truck? How To Load 2 Dirt Bikes In Short Bed Truck. Jan 27, 2004 #2. How Not To Load a Dirt-bike In a Truck. A ramp seems much easier (especially on a 4wd truck which is a few inches taller). 34.7m members in the funny community. 2 shares. Written by Dan. Uploaded September 20, 2020. The steps below will guide your efforts of transporting a dirt bike with a truck: Loading the Bike. Fail: How Not To Load A Dirt-Bike In A Truck! What I'm trying: Spudbilt dirt bike shoe at a 45 deegree angle on the driver's side. Unload is just back it down the ramp. They’re foldable for easy storage. When it comes to height, it depends if the ramp pieces are folded or not. Loading a two- or four-wheeler into the bed of your truck shouldn't be hard but so many, somehow, turn this venture into must-see TV. Report this video! 27.8k votes, 734 comments. Your cooperation in making Worldstar a better site is always appreciated. Dimensions are probably the features that made this loading ramp popular, and it will remain as such for many years to come. thumbs Tony 'da Rat. One should be hard fastened the other is highly recommended. Now that you’ve either found a good incline to load the bike from or decided to use your own driveway, you need to get your pickup truck positioned in the right spot. Two rules come with loading your dirt bike, motorcycle or ATV into a truck bed. Lucky I didn't break my leg. BROKEN? He nearly had the stomp as well. Park the truck on flat ground. Thanks! That's why you should never try and carry out this two to three person job by yourself. Choose good place to load. - posted in General Discussion: Just wondering what would be the cheapest and easiest way to load a dirt bike into the back of my F150 4x4? Share on LinkedIn Share. I actually dropped the bike while loading so I'm eager to learn a better way. I also try and get a good running start. That's gonna leave a mark. Please click the “Report” button below if the video on this page is not working properly. Loading bike on the right hand side of the truck bed. I’ve been asked how do I fit two bikes in the back of a short bed truck at least a six and a half foot bed truck and I’m able to also shut the tailgate, we’re going to show you that today. Motorcycle Ramps. I guess the question could apply to any bike not just sport bikes, but I've never seen anyone have a harely in their truck bed yet. Loading a dirt bike on a truck WCGW. Anyway, I googled quite a bit and everyone had some ideas, the most popular one being getting two ramps, walking up one, while walking the bike up the other. Load bike, front tire against front of box, fairly centred is best. 3. 262,965 views. (An inverted five-gallon pail works, or for my super-high truck I have an … Share on Facebook Share. pin. Views. Length generally ranges from 7.5’ to 10’. Fail: How Not To Load A Dirt-Bike In A Truck! The following motorcycle ramps are also available in our dirt bike store. Views. 263,383 views. Positioning your pickup truck. Extra Large Batch of Fresh Memes and Pics (47 Pics) 44,725. Therefore, if you are going to haul your dirt bike on pick-up truck bed, this author suggests using a truck with a lower truck bed or better, using a trailer to make loading as easy and safe as possible. M sms. Welcome to r/Funny, Reddit's largest humour depository. So to help you all out, we put together a simple way to load a motorcycle into a truck safely and securely. in Dirt bike. Even a little bit helps. I use a standard ramp and a 2-step step stool to load the bike into my Tundra. Don't load it alone Don't ride it onto the truck These machines are heavy. When hauling a dirt bike it's important to restrict the front wheel from moving around during travel. Views. Motorcycle Ramps. Please click the “Report” button below if the video on this page is not working properly. dirk bike, fail, ALL. The bike is a DR650 so I definitely don't want to be dropping it. This is a recipe for something to break. Anyone have a truck this high and can still load bikes into the back please let me know how you do this? Hi All, I had this issue of how exactly to get my bike into the back of my truck, by myself, in a safe manner. 2 shares. Put bike on side stand. email. Most average humans can load a dirt machine into a truck bed on flat ground, even solo. There’s no danger of a clutch or throttle slipping and damaging bystanders, truck, or bike. If you’re a solo loader, it may be necessary to move the bike under its own power, but I personally like having a buddy spotting me. If you own a motorcycle, dirt bike or ATV and regularly transport your machines to the track or trail, a ramp is a must-have. 2 Rednecks Load A Truck Onto A Trailer Dirt Bike Riders Crash Into Each Other Training Video Shows Semi-Truck Spring Loaded With Drug Cartel Cash Top 5. send. 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