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So I am in the market for a Soft Top Tonneau Cover and I have been looking at a few sites online but wanted to get some opinions from some other Ram owners. I want a soft top that rolls, with no bars of any kind going in the bed and my budget is $200. I didnt find any in the classified on here but I havent checked eBay or craigslist because I am kind of weary about buying a used one. Anyone got any good suggestions or can point me in a good direction? Thanks for any input, I really appreciate it guys!
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Here's a few to check out:

http://www.pickupspecialties.com/rollnlock.html

http://www.pickupspecialties.com/ton...ce_edwards.htm

There's a HUGE selection here:

http://www.tonnocover.com/
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Can't remember who made my soft cover . It has the bars that go from bedside to bedside . Just reordered a new cover . Old one was starting to get rough around the edges . If you roll it up and strap it with the velcro straps , make sure you don't roll it with the canvas (bottom) side showing . I use to roll mine up that way and leave it like that for weeks on end . The canvas rubbed the back of my cab in spots down to the metal . Need to do some touch up now .
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So I went to a few of those links and after some long and extensive searching I have decided on either the slightly more expensive TruXport brand ($285) or the Extang Tuff brand ($240). Anyone have or know anything about these and is it worth the extra money to go with the TruXport? I appreciate any feedback guys, thanks!
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I have a TruXport on mine and haven't had any problems with it yet. I like the velcro on it lets it move with the temperature so you can make it tight and look good.
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Can't remember who made my soft cover . It has the bars that go from bedside to bedside . Just reordered a new cover . Old one was starting to get rough around the edges . If you roll it up and strap it with the velcro straps , make sure you don't roll it with the canvas (bottom) side showing . I use to roll mine up that way and leave it like that for weeks on end . The canvas rubbed the back of my cab in spots down to the metal . Need to do some touch up now .
My cover was made by Extang Classic Platinum .
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i know what a Tonneau Cover is but whats the point of it?
i know thats a dumb question but still...
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i know what a Tonneau Cover is but whats the point of it?
Helps when you want to put stuff in the bed and not have it get rained/snowed on and helps with gas mileage because it creates less drag. And I think it also just makes the truck look better. Thanks for all the responses guys!
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I installed an Extang express. It has bars, but they roll up with the cover. Very nice unit solidly built and works like a charm. Here is the link where I purchased mine.
http://www.autoanything.com/tonneau-...A3178A0A0.aspx
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