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Looking for pics of S10 with roll cages installed. Looking to Pro Street a 97 and really didn't want to go thru the rear window to tie into the bed.

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If you are going to take it to the track (11.49 and quicker), you will need to go through the rear window.
 

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according to the NHRA rule book i have on steel bodied pick up trucks the rear down bars are optional as long as the door bars are an X instead of just a /

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according to the NHRA rule book i have on steel bodied pick up trucks the rear down bars are optional as long as the door bars are an X instead of just a /

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Taken from the rule book

4:11 ROLL CAGE
All roll cage structures must be designed in an attempt to protect
the driver from any angle, 360 degrees. All 4130 chromoly tube
welding must be done by approved TIG heliarc process; mild
steel tube welding must be approved MIG wire feed or TIG
heliarc process. Welding must be free of slag and porosity. Any
grinding of welds prohibited. All butt welds must have visible
reinforcement (i.e., sleeve and rosette welds).Visible
reinforcement around any hole in any SFI Spec chassis (not just
the roll cage) mandatory. Reinforcement must be of at least the
same cross-sectional area as the hole, at least .049-inch-thick
chromoly and completely welded around the outside. Plating of
chassis prohibited for cars running 7.49 and quicker
manufactured after Jan. 1, 1999 and for all cars manufactured
after Jan. 1, 2003, regardless of e.t. or speed. Painting and
powder coating of chassis permitted. Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro
Stock, Top Alcohol Dragster, Top Alcohol Funny Car, Comp,
Super Stock, Stock, Super Comp, Super Gas, and 9.99 or
quicker E.T. chassis (see Class Requirements) must have a
serialized chassis sticker affixed to frame before participating in
any NHRA member track event. Certifications are available at
NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national events, NHRA
Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series events, or by making prior
arrangements through a division office. All chassis must be
re-certified every three years unless otherwise specified in Class
Requirements. Roll cage must be padded anywhere the driver’s
helmet may contact it. For all cars running 9.99 (*6.39) and
quicker, this padding must meet SFI Spec 45.1. To determine
which type of roll cage your car needs, refer to illustrations in this
section as well as specific Class Requirements for the applicable
e.t. and body-style roll-cage requirements. Open-bodied cars
running 9.99 and quicker and/or faster than 135 mph, all rear engine
dragsters, and all street roadsters must meet applicable
SFI Specification for e.t. (see Class Requirements). Full-bodied
cars running 8.49 and quicker and/or exceeding 180 mph must
meet applicable SFI Specification for e.t. and weight (see Class Requirements). Full-bodied cars running between 8.50 and 9.99
and slower than 180 mph must meet the NHRA Full-Bodied roll
cage requirements found in the illustration in this section. Front engine
dragsters, altered, and Funny Cars running slower than
10.00 seconds must meet their respective NHRA roll cage
requirements found in the illustrations in this section. SFI
Specifications may be purchased from the SFI Foundation
(sfifoundation.com, 858-451-8868); SFI Specifications are not
available from NHRA Technical Services.
 

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Steel-bodied pickup trucks (7.50 seconds and slower), roll cages
are permitted with no back braces if the roll cage satisfies SFI
25.1E, 25.2, 25.4, or the roll cage consists of a 4-point (door car)
cage with a complete SFI 2.4B, 2.5B, 2.6, 2.7A dragster, SFI 10.2,
10.3 altered, or SFI 10.4 street roadster roll cage/driver’s
compartment incorporated into and attached to the 4-point roll
cage. An upper windshield bar is mandatory.
Non-steel-bodied pickup trucks (7.50 seconds and slower), roll
cages are permitted with no back braces if the roll cage satisfies
SFI 25.1E, 25.2, 25.4, or the roll cage satisfies the requirements for
SFI 2.4B, 2.5B, 2.6, 2.7A dragster, SFI 10.2, 10.3 altered, or SFI
 

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I do go through the back window but here are some pic's
The op hasn't been on since 5-13-16. Let these old dead threads rest in peace. If you need to use them as a reference, post a link to them.

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