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Old 05-18-2014, 09:37 AM   #1
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where to carry/pack the chairs?

We're always looking for 'better' chairs to lounge in while camping. My wife picked up a couple of 'zero gravity' chairs over the winter and I just put then in the camper till spring...and now it's spring.

they won't physically fit in the storage compartments and leaving them 'loose' in the interior isn't a good idea either.

So I'm looking for ideas/suggestions on where to pack them when traveling? I guess we could put them in the back of the pickup, but at times we have the kids bikes there (under the tounneau) so there's no room.

On our bed is another though..but they may bring dirt on their legs so not keen on that.
Thought about bungee'ing them under the dining table but haven't checked to see if they'll fit.

So...any ideas?

the chair in question Infinity Zero Gravity Chair : Target
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Old 05-18-2014, 09:41 AM   #2
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Our bed raises up so ours goes under it. I have stowed thing behind the table posts, remove the table and stack behind the posts.
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Old 05-18-2014, 09:42 AM   #3
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Do you have room to tie them to the bumper of the trailer?
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Old 05-18-2014, 09:48 AM   #4
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don't want them outside. they'll get wet and dirty. The rack we have on the back is used for bikes - fits two bikes easy, all four if if know the right swear words (hence the kids' bikes are usually in the truck bed)

Plus when the TT is stored it'd just be a lot more convenient and efficient if the chairs are where they need to be upon packing up.
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Old 05-18-2014, 09:51 AM   #5
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I'm de-winterinzing today so will have a chance to try diff places.
Our sofa has clothing on it most of the time, we have a dog crate in the camera and that would be a good place to bungee the chairs..not sure how much room with the slide in though.
Thought about bungee to side of the bed - have to add some hooks and odds are high the chairs will run/vibrate and scratch the edge of the bed.
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There is arack available thatvconnects to the ladder. Co es wit straps to tie the chairs down. Not sure of the weight load limit, but that might work. Think i bought at campong world
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I understand.
If you have a dinette put it down in the bed position with an old blanket on top of the cushions and then put the chairs on that
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Old 05-18-2014, 10:25 AM   #8
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I store my zero grav chairs while traveling in the shower stall with a old blanket around them ,have been dooing it for a while, easy to get in and out works great!
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I throw an old blanket down on the bed and put the chairs on it. I had never thought of securing them down. They are pretty heavy IMO and they have never moved. But mind you, our camping trips are always within 4 hours drive on paved roads! :-) But a bungee cord would be an easy fix to hold them in place.

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We bought 2 about 6 years back and found them too heavy and cumbersome to use, so when we go camping, we started leaving them in the storage shed 2 years ago. They are in excellent condition and will sell both of them CHEAP.
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