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Built some cargo boxes, finally

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by JWaldz, Mar 12, 2013.

  1. Mar 12, 2013 at 7:53 AM
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    JWaldz

    JWaldz [OP] Gone Crawlin'

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    This has been something I've wanted to do for a while. With spare parts and new tools piling up I was tired of carrying around totes and having to dig everything out just to get to the bottom. Plus, with my subs and box for them added to the mix I virtually had no room to put anything in my cargo area. So I wanted to build tall enough boxes to store my large tool set as well as a couple spare cv's, and other spare parts and tools. I also wanted to build in my subs to get rid of the bulky box they were in. So here's how it went...

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    Ended up redoing the lid

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    I'm leaving for Texas tomorrow for a 5 day wheeling trip at the LoneStar RoundUp so they ought to come in real handy. My future plans for them when I get back are to carpet the exterior and add a strut to each lid so the doors stay open when I need to use 2 hands to get stuff out. I'll post more pics up when they're done.
     
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  2. Mar 12, 2013 at 8:03 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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  3. Mar 12, 2013 at 10:42 AM
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    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey There's an evil monkey in my truck

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    Nice job. I would probably trade the padlock for a barrel lock design to keep the noise down.
     
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