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Old 04-13-2014, 04:37 PM   #1
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Just finished Tow Vehicle storage

Well it took about 4 weekends from no design to this, but I'm happy to say it's complete and looks fantastic. I needed better access to the tow straps, gloves and other things needed, but always found gear, groceries or other things piled on top of the floor hatch. So I saw this done on other vehicles, so I took a stab. Each side has a removable panel for storage. The deck is on a hinge and can be opened from the back seat to get to the drawers with out getting out of the vehicle. And the drawers are on 28" full extension soft close slides. When pulled out all the way I can put my full weight on it (190lbs). The diamond tread is rubber sheet from amazon, and the drawers are plywood mounted to a steel frame. The whole setup weights ~35lbs.

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Old 04-13-2014, 04:42 PM   #2
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Looks great!!!! You did a good job!

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Old 04-13-2014, 04:47 PM   #3
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SWEET! Just showed DW and she wondered if I could do/have done for our Armada.

See a lot of these in SUV's of police departments. Solves a myriad of storage problems.

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Looks great...I can see that very handy for any tent campers out as their TV's are slammed with gear!
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Very nice. Looks very professional. As they say down south, "Y'all done good!"
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Old 04-14-2014, 03:06 PM   #6
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Wow. I didn't expect such well received comments. Thanks guys. Sometimes I see a lot of posters very critical. Thanks, makes me feel proud.
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Wow. I didn't expect such well received comments. Thanks guys. Sometimes I see a lot of posters very critical. Thanks, makes me feel proud.
Hey Dude, I'm like Popeye, "I calls 'em like I sees 'em"!!!

Y'all did a good job!
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Nice! Is that an Xterra, Pathfinder, or Armada? Looks like an Xterra to me.
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Very nice. Looks very professional. As they say down south, "Y'all done good!"
Agreed 100%. Nicely done.
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It's an xterra.
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