While driving down the road some drivers may want their cab rack to stick out, others prefer to use them for what they are known for. There is nothing wrong with using cab racks to spruce up the drivers cab. But the cab racks or 'headache racks' do have multiple purposes.
Why Cab Racks?
Many cab racks not only designed to make your cab look "stylish" but are also there make it easier to organize and store equipment. On our site, we have a few different styles of cab racks to choose from. Ranging from cab racks with a window, to racks with trays and chain holders, a three door smooth enclosure, and more. From the outside, our cab racks are more than just a choice of style. These particular cab racks provide excellent strength and functionality when it comes to hauling your cargo.
Ever wonder why cab racks are sometimes considered "headache racks"? Well, imagine driving down the road and all of the sudden you come across a sudden hard stop. Since the equipment on the cab rack was prevented from breaking through your cab window. But imagine if you did not have a cab rack on the back of your cab. Cargo and heavy equipment could burst through the back of your cab and injure you. Causing quite a headache! Maybe that is where they got the idea of the name, "Headache Racks". Maybe that's how cab racks got its nickname.