Backbone interchangeability

AE1009-R Ultralite(2006)
AE1009-Y Advanced Frame Expedition(2007-Present)

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esspii
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Backbone interchangeability

Post by esspii » Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:06 pm

Is it possible to use the backbone from a convertible on the expedition? There is a 12 inch difference in stated lengths (of backbone). I have the convertible, and am thinking of acquiring an expedition (older model), and have replaced the floor in the convertible with drop-stitch, so I have a backbone left over. If this doesn't work then it looks like I would go for the newer (elite) model of expedition.

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Re: Backbone interchangeability

Post by JCOOLEY » Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:46 pm

The BackBones are specific to each model and are not interchangeable. You would need to get the BackBone for the Expedition if you wished to have it for that model.

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