How to Measure a Truck Bed
As a truck owner, there are many reasons you might want to know the size of your truck bed. The most obvious reason is if you need to determine its capacity for transport. Simply put, you want to know what you can carry before you attempt to move something too large.
Perhaps you are preparing to outfit your truck with some accessories. If you are considering purchasing a bed liner, toolbox, or tonneau cover, they will always require a proper fit. Eyeballing your bed or using the manufacturer’s stated size won’t always get you the desired results.
We have put together a brief guide on how to measure your truck bed correctly. We’ll begin with the basics before moving on to some specific applications and measurement techniques. Let’s get started.