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Old 07-18-2016, 12:24 PM   #41
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Tonneau cover so I can reach everything right to the front without breaking my back 😊 Keep a big locking bin right at the front with my smaller tool box and tools ( hydraulic Jack , electric impact, drill etc). Have a 2 gallon compressor and 50' hose with a good quality gauge and chuck on board as well as 3000W Yamaha gen set. Also beach chairs, loungers,blocking for trailer levelling etc. When we travel to really remote places with a lot of gravel road I add a second spare tire for the truck in there as well.

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Old 07-18-2016, 03:50 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by MilCop4523 View Post
I learned the hard way... Put the generator at the front of the truck box not the back with the 5th wheel attached

first trip out last August and 10 feet out of the seasonal spot I heard a crunch.
had to push through the corner and straighten out
Now i have a well identified in event of it being stolen - 4500 Watt Generator.
I do carry the 5500w Briggs & Stratton in front of the chest but I take off the wheels and the front foot.

It sits about as high as the box does, I just avoid big dips and make a little wider turn...

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Old 07-18-2016, 03:55 PM   #43
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Thanks for all the responses. Getting some good ideas and I think I may switch out some of the things I keep in the trailer and move them to the truck.

My windjammer does not have a lot of storage so I plan to keep the 2x10s in the truck bed.

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Same here,

I carry 2x10's and my boxes I made for the stabilizers as well as a tongue jack pad. On long trips I keep one or 2 5 gallon gas cans chained in the bed. I have a locking Retrax roll top on ours most of the time.

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Old 07-18-2016, 08:40 PM   #44
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Our bikes on the tail gate, 5 - 5 gallon jugs of diesel fuel at the front of the bed, misc pieces of wood including some 2x10 pieces and then a Cargo box on a rack. We were going to put the dog between the bikes and the diesel but she has been fine in the cab so we put the wood there.
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Old 07-25-2016, 02:38 PM   #45
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What's in your truck bed?

Traveled from NC to the Rockies And using the storage bins with a cover has been great.

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Old 07-25-2016, 05:16 PM   #46
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Thinking by spring there will be a 30 or 40 gallon diesel tank. Darn things are pricey

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