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Quad and toolbox on shortbed?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by mds2004, Aug 3, 2010.

  1. Aug 3, 2010 at 4:26 PM
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    mds2004

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    Ive been on a search for a great condition double cab long bed 4x4 and havent been having too much luck.

    This brings me to ask about sacrificing and going short bed. Have any of you fit a quad in your bed with a toolbox?
     
  2. Aug 3, 2010 at 4:29 PM
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    I doubt it at least without a slim box. I have a normal one and have about 48" between the box and the tailgate. Have you considered a small trailer? It's probably safer than in the bed anyways?
     
  3. Aug 3, 2010 at 5:04 PM
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    unless your wheels are on the box it aint happening. my tires are on the tailgate without a box.
     
  4. Aug 3, 2010 at 5:22 PM
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    Yeah I figured I would have to put tires on the toolbox if it would work.
     
  5. Aug 3, 2010 at 5:31 PM
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    Saw a guy with his quad standing on end the other day:eek: Frees up some bed space but I don't know if it's too good for the quad.
     
  6. Aug 3, 2010 at 5:44 PM
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    I wanted a narrow tool box so I made one. Although, I probably could have fit a full sized box (but I made this for like 5$) and a quad as I have an A-cab. It's a little rough but if a guy took his time you could make a pretty nice one.

    How it fits with the box, and my ugly mug
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    it's about 9" wide and I have about 7' from the edge of the box to the edge of the tailgate folded down

    Quad is a 500cc honda, 83" long. Wheelbase 53" Think I have about 2' from the rear of the tires to the edge of the tailgate.

    Hope all this helps maybe.
     
  7. Aug 3, 2010 at 7:34 PM
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