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Exciting news to share! I am proud to provide you all with an update regarding performance rock sliders from Megawatt™, which will be available at Electruck4x4.com.

The team has been working tirelessly over the past few months to bring together race-proven designs and trail-tested construction and adapt them to the already capable R1T. What we've arrived at is a no compromise, tough as nails solution that is a rock slider first with the added benefit of being a full length running board step. Given the weight of the R1 platform, we thought this approach was absolutely critical to ensure reliable protection of a ~7100lb, ~$100,000 truck.

The performance rock slider from Megawatt™ will be the only rock slider on the market that incorporates .188" main rail protection with a stylish, yet highly functional kick-out. It will also be the only rail to incorporate a hybrid mounting configuration that utilizes direct-to-frame mounting (no standoffs) with a unique bracketing system for added roll support.

These units will be priced at $1500 a pair with a 15% discount going to all pre-order holders. We anticipate final production of initial units to occur on January 31st. I didn't want to photoshop anything. So, I will post additional photos in the next week or so. In the meantime, teaser shots and current specifications are as follows:

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(Image notes: Final design will include more rub rail supports and a step plate)

  • Full-length vehicle coverage
  • Laser cut, welded step-plate for convenient vehicle access
  • Integrated rear kick-out
  • Powder coated in texturized flat black for maximum grip, abrasion resistance, durability, and rust resistance.
  • End-to-end rub rail to main rail tie-in for maximum rigidity
  • Boxed ends add strength and prevents debris accumulation
  • 100% made USA by expert fabricators
  • Precision TIG welded (no MIG welding) for superior welds

  • 100% DOM heavy wall steel
  • Main slider: 2" diameter box steel.188" thickness
  • Rub rail:Heavy wall 1.75" diameter tube steel
  • Mounting brackets: .125" plate steel
  • Weight: About as much as an extra adult passenger. (Exact weight figures will be available within the next week or two).

What is Megawatt™?
Megawatt™ is a line of performance products built just for electric trucks and SUVs. Available exclusvely at Electruck4x4.com, our accessories are designed by owners. As such, what you can expect are thoughtfully designed, high-quality parts and tools that are built to last and enrich the ownership experience.
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