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Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: Phil Dally ()
Date: March 14, 2019 05:04AM

Looks pretty decent and a fair price.

[sfbay.craigslist.org]

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Re: Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: deeair ()
Date: March 14, 2019 07:18AM

What a find. If I had a Rampy this would be on it in a Heartbeat. One of 6 or is it one of 12. This one still seems to have the markings from the fab shop in Sacramento.

Dee Smirlis - CCRC - Sacramento Gold Country

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Re: Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: corventure Dave ()
Date: March 15, 2019 01:06PM

Wow. It looks like it's in great condition for being about over 50 years old!

I have no intention of installing one on my Rampy. Besides I also already have a Greenbrier. But this would be well worth a road trip to pick up for someone.thumbs up

Corventure Dave

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Re: Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: American Mel ()
Date: March 15, 2019 08:00PM

corventure Dave Wrote:
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> Wow. It looks like it's in great condition for
> being about over 50 years old!
>
> I have no intention of installing one on my Rampy.
> Besides I also already have a Greenbrier. But
> this would be well worth a road trip to pick up
> for someone.thumbs up
>
> Corventure Dave

Sorry Dave, it is not really all that old.
At best it is from about 1986, but is probably much newer.
They still make that style of aluminum "truck topper" even today.
They are one of the most affordable to buy, and one of the CHEAPEST to manufacture, of all truck canopies.
Simple hand welded aluminum frame, with thin sheet aluminum skin.
No compound curves.
I am sure that the owner is not lying when he says, "Super rare and was told very few ever made."
It was probably a one-off custom made and I am positive that indeed very few were made.
This particular top came from, . . . .

American Tops & Accessories
6041 Auburn Blvd
Citrus Heights
California
95621

Apparently they are still in business.
Even so, if you have a Rampy, and want a canopy with the side hatch, this is a great opportunity to get one!

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Re: Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: radvair03 ()
Date: April 03, 2019 06:17AM

Did anyone contact this seller? The ad appears to be gone and I would like to talk to him about. Thanks

WT

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Re: Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: Phil Dally ()
Date: April 03, 2019 07:01AM

Checked entire SF and surrounding area Craigslist.

Found nothing must have sold...did you save it Matt?

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Re: Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: MattNall ()
Date: April 03, 2019 07:55AM

Sorry No....

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Re: Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: American Mel ()
Date: April 03, 2019 06:57PM

I got the information that I posted above, by saving a picture from the ad, and then flipped it in "Paint".
I then googled the name on the sticker.
> > > American Tops < < <
It is listed by the chamber of commerce, and other sites in a search, but is apparently no longer around.
I tried to call their number today but got the message "no longer in service".
Sorry all.

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'67 Monza Vert. - PG, 140 Daily driver beater
'67 A/C Moredoor Monza - 140 4-spd. driver

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Re: Rampside Camper Shell on SF C/L...not mine
Posted by: MattNall ()
Date: April 03, 2019 07:45PM

In the Future...ANYONE can save a C/L ad

copy the URL and go to [www.craigslistadsaver.com]

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