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Custom tent

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by fibertop, Apr 2, 2010.

  1. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:00 AM
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    fibertop

    fibertop [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Has anyone ever made a tent that would fit over a hard tonneau cover that is in the up position? It would form a wedge shape and would be tight fitting around the tailgate. Here is a crude image of what I mean:

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  2. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:14 AM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    I dont think so but kinda a cool idea though
     
  3. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:16 AM
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    FlawedXJ

    FlawedXJ mall crawlin', web wheelin', concrete cowboy

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    reminds me of the tops on the vw bus.
     
  4. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:18 AM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    there was a guy way back that had his wife sew him one. pretty much looked like what you are describing. i'll see if i can find the pics
     
  5. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:20 AM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    here ya go......username wingnut111
    [​IMG]
     
  6. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:22 AM
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    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    ^^ That is sick I want one!!
     
  7. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:24 AM
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    fibertop

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    Wow! Thanks! That's even more custom than I had in mind. I was thinking of one that would go over the top of the tonneau and drape over the sides with bungees
     
  8. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:27 AM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    well you better get to sewing...lol

    he's got more pics in his gallery, but it was all done by him/wife.
     
  9. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:31 AM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    look up wingnuts.he was going to start making and selling those tents.not sure if he followed through with it.i have the thread saved somewhere on his tent.let me dig it up. he might be on customtacos.com too.
     
  10. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:32 AM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    Last time I tried sewing I stuck my fingers like 10 times. I dont think that tent is in the cards for me to make LOL
     
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