Is Bestop and Softopper the same?

Is Bestop and Softopper the same?

“Bestop, Inc. (“Bestop” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC (“Kinderhook”), announced today the acquisition of Softopper, LLC (“Softopper”), a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of convertible soft tops for light-duty pickup trucks and SUV’s.

Is a Softopper secure?

As with a tonneau cover or any soft covering for a vehicle, there’s a risk for theft. There’s no way to lock and secure a Softopper, and even if there was, all it takes is a sharp object to gain entry. To help a little bit, I lock my tailgate.

Is Softopper waterproof?

The material is a coated automotive convertible fabric that’s completely waterproof. Any water that falls on your Softopper sheds outside the truck. The Softopper frame holds the canvas tight.

Where is Bestop made?

All Bestop-branded soft tops are designed and manufactured in North America. Bestop has a long history of ground-breaking new products for Jeep Wrangler.

Does Bestop own Softopper?

Bestop Premium Accessories Group, a provider of Jeep accessories and soft tops, has announced the acquisition of Softopper LLC. The Coloroado-based company specializes in convertible soft tops for pickup trucks and Jeeps. Softopper’s soft truck cap is a popular alternative to heavy fiberglass or metal camper shells.

Are Softoppers worth it?

Well worth the cost, durable enough, and held up surprisingly well in the most brutal solar conditions in America. It also provided protection from the sun through the rear cab window.

Can you go through a carwash with a soft topper?

Since soft tops can be delicate, can they survive a high-powered car wash? Going through an automatic car wash with a Jeep Wrangler soft-top is not a good idea. Dirty brushes and chemical cleaners can easily ruin plastic windows and, of course, the top itself. Instead, use a touchless car wash.

How tall is Softopper?

22 1/2″ from rail to highest point, which is the hoop over the tailgate end of the bed. 60 1/2″ width at the rear base. 50″ width at the top of the rear. All these are approximate, as they can vary a little depending on your installation.

Which is better Tacoma Wrangler or Tacoma softopper?

Everyone seems to say the fit of the Softopper is better, as well as the Bestop has a bar behind the tailgate for rigidity similar to the bar on the back window of the Wrangler. I’ll have to watch some videos on both to really narrow it down.

Who are the owners of the softopper company?

“Bestop, Inc. (“Bestop” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC (“Kinderhook”), announced today the acquisition of Softopper, LLC (“Softopper”), a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of convertible soft tops for light-duty pickup trucks and SUV’s.

What’s the difference between a bestop and a softopper?

Softopper again. Camerasandcoffee, crhsharks12, fatfurious2 and 5 others like this. Softopper w/ storage bag is $808 (w/o storage bag $759), Bestop is $825 no accessories (on the manufacturer websites). Seems like price and everybody swearing by Softopper is starting to push me in that direction.

When did softopper come out for my Ram?

Ordered softopper for my Ram. The order confirmation stated the product would ship late June. Month went by with no updates. Called their customer service and was told my order was pushed back until late July with no guarantee it wouldn’t be delayed further. No notice or any voluntary info from softopper.

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