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tool storage

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by red06toy, Jan 2, 2009.

  1. Jan 2, 2009 at 3:00 PM
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    red06toy

    red06toy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    We all have trucks and at one point or another you have probably had your tools in the truck. I have mine split between a tote tray and tool belt. now that the snow is falling (and my snowlblowers are old 1980 toro and 91 mtd) they need constant wrenching. I have my sockets, 1/4'' and 3/8'' deep, ratchets, battery impact, flashlight, wrenches, ball peen hammer and a kit of spare nuts and bolts along with even more tools and parts (believe me, when all of the sudden the self propell stops propelling at 2am its nice to have this stuff) any way i want a nice looking quality box or bag, just curious to see what others are using or any ideas. thanks
     
  2. Jan 2, 2009 at 4:30 PM
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    jeremy_283

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    toolbox

    they work wonderiforously for me:rolleyes:
     
  3. Jan 2, 2009 at 4:40 PM
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    kmok

    kmok Plastidipped ma Hootus!

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    I have a toolbox on my truck that is awesome for keeping tools and other items secure while freeing up space inside my truck.
     
  4. Jan 2, 2009 at 5:14 PM
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    petersharp

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    Here's mine - I wanted a box that I could put sideways so still be able to carry 6' long stuff in the bed. It was also a lot cheaper (and bigger) than an X-plate box.

    Picture 044.jpg
     
  5. Jan 2, 2009 at 6:12 PM
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    longbow

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    I use one of the newer plastic ammo cans, still water tight and able to hold everything.
     
  6. Jan 2, 2009 at 6:40 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Tools and recovery gear are kept in the tool box:
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    Emergency equipment is kept in the rear seat storage.
     
  7. Jan 2, 2009 at 6:49 PM
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    Delmarva

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  8. Jan 2, 2009 at 6:52 PM
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    HighPlains

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    http://www.montezumamfg.com/30-15-steel.php

    I have four of these scattered around different pickups. They are great for holding wrenches, sockets, ratchets, etc. Holds a lot of tools and keeps them organized so you can grab them quick without sorting through different trays, compartments, etc.
     
  9. Jan 2, 2009 at 7:19 PM
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    red06toy

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    2.5 toytec, bilstein 5100 black grille, black lights, partially shaved decals remaning ones black, , trd fj wheels, sirius, Ipod interface, pre-filter delete
  10. Jan 2, 2009 at 8:54 PM
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    red06toy

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