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Old 04-18-2010, 02:35 PM   #1
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Anyone use TARPX ?

http://tarpx.com/index.html

I seen it in Costco today and almost bought it

Any reviews from anyone?
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Old 04-18-2010, 02:42 PM   #2
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...but there's a GIRL next to it, and it's on a RIDGELINE?? I like ratchet and pull straps.
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Old 04-18-2010, 02:44 PM   #3
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Fast, Strong, Secure load control... that's what Imodium A-D is for.
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Old 04-18-2010, 02:49 PM   #4
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well the box had a silverado on it

i was going to buy a "bunge mesh/mess" at the auto store and they wanted like $30 and this is only $50 and will actually keep the load dry (i live in a rainy state)

(i do also have a set of ratchet straps +rope)
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To post something that's actually on topic...

If I wanted to keep stuff dry, but didn't want to go buy a $1k+ camper or $500 bed cover, I would absolutely get one of those.

EDIT: Just watched the video on the site. It'll keep your stuff dry-ish, but it's only over the top and water will still get on whatever is in the bed when it runs off the tarp and pools in the bed. Still... it looks like a relatively inexpensive and secure way to keep your stuff in place.
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Old 04-18-2010, 02:57 PM   #6
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Thanks for some input mws4usa
Looks like they are located right down the road from me...

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Fast, Strong, Secure Load Control

The powerful new cure for load control headaches.

• All-in-one load covering system for short, medium
and long-bed pickups and small trailers

• Fast, strong, secure and adjustable for most common loads

• Goes on in minutes - spread TarpX over the load, attach the hooks,
cinch the webbing and go

• Packs quickly, fits under a seat in its own stuff sack

• No tangled ropes, snapping bungees, flapping tarp
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Old 04-18-2010, 05:50 PM   #7
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No problem... and not that I don't support the USA, but I'm mws4ua
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I have something similar to this, works well to hold down loads but mine isn't waterproof and not a tarp.

Here are pics on my brother's 1st gen. It is expandable so it will cover the entire bed.



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so no one has tried it?
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I've had one for a couple of years now and love it. It keeps my stuff dry. I use it when I go camping.
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Old 01-23-2013, 11:56 AM   #11
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Holy thread revival!!!
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Old 01-23-2013, 12:01 PM   #12
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Holy thread revival!!!
Oh yea! I googled TarpX and found this thread.
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