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Author Topic: Advice on camper shell for truck bed  (Read 3724 times)


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Advice on camper shell for truck bed
« on: October 12, 2008, 08:23:46 PM »
I recently added a camper shell to the back of my truck.  It's a Leer, the extra tall model.

I'd like to be able to use it for overnite trips when I don't take my 5th wheel.   I realize I could just put a mattress on the truck bed itself, but came across this idea and am thinking about building one.


Any pro/con?  Any other ideas for having a bed in the back.


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Re: Advice on camper shell for truck bed
« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2008, 08:44:10 PM »
Why mess with all of that, even though it looks cool. Just use an air mattress. Also, there are tents that fit in the bed plus there is a tent that will work with a van ot cap. Check them out at Cabelas.com.
Bruce A.
2004 Alpenlite Valhalla 29RK 5W
2005 Ford F-350 SRW 6.0L