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Old 01-11-2016, 02:37 PM   #1
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Truck for a Palomino SS-1240?

Hello -

We at the point in our camper quest that we have decided to buy a new truck to carry a new pop-up camper. We are looking at a 3/4 ton 4x4 double cab (crew cab) Ford or Chevy.

For the Palomino SS-1240 a couple of questions:

1) Would it be better to buy a truck with a 6.6 foot bed or an 8 foot bed?
20 Are there any other dealer options that we should get on a new truck to haul a pop-up?

Thanks!
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Old 01-11-2016, 02:53 PM   #2
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Spray in bed liner, 8 foot bed, frame mounted tie downs, heaviest tow package available.
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6.5' bed, bed mat, and frame mounted tie downs. A short bed will allow you to use the outside storage on the bottom of the camper.
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How does a short bed make difference?
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An eight foot bed goes the length of the camper and uses the space behind the low outside doors.
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Got it...it's a bed mounted unit
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Old 01-16-2016, 06:36 PM   #7
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Yes. Jeff needs to order the short bed package on the camper.
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