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Truck Bed Tonneau or Cover - folding or retractable?

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I need help! Looking for a cover for my pickup truck bed. Torn between retracting or folding. I think if I go with folding it'll be a BakFlip. If retractable, don't really know - maybe ReTrax or Pace Edwards.

Can anyone offer some first hand experience and recommendations?

Thanks!
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Re: Truck Bed Tonneau or Cover - folding or retractable?
I have owned several bed covers. The Retrax Pro has been unbeatable for me. I have the matte finish so it doesn’t show scratches at all. I work out of my truck so it gets operated daily. To me it has become a must have item for security on trips and so I can go through a car wash without unloading my tools.
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Re: Truck Bed Tonneau or Cover - folding or retractable?
Thanks, appreciate the info!
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I have always had the hard undercover tonneau. It sounds like you are not interested in that one but I like several features. One is that I can walk on it which is handy sometimes when launching and sometimes it’s nice to be able to set something fairly heavy on it. A second thing I like is that I can access the full size of the bed by easily removing it. With the fold up or roll up, you still have a length taken up by the stored cover. If it’s a soft roll up cover that may be a very small lost space. Another important feature is only the tonneau cover will keep water completely out. Lastly they cost a little less. Good luck on whatever you choose.
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Re: Truck Bed Tonneau or Cover - folding or retractable?
Thanks, hadn’t thought about the amount of weight it’ll support. Good point.
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