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Where do you keep your recovery/off road gear?

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by texastacobueno, Apr 1, 2010.

  1. Apr 1, 2010 at 2:39 PM
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    texastacobueno

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    I have a DC/SB so I'm debating between a tool box or ammo cans. What do you guys put your off road/recovery stuff in? any pics?
     
  2. Apr 1, 2010 at 2:45 PM
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    Brunes

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    I don't have them yet but eventually- Undercover swing cases.
     
  3. Apr 1, 2010 at 3:14 PM
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    Will Prerunner

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    I have one of the slimline tool boxes from lowes in my DC, its only 12 inches thick so I can still fit a dirtbike in with the tailgate down, yet it is big enough to hold a hijack, straps, comealong, water, blankets, and a first aid kit.
     
  4. Apr 1, 2010 at 3:19 PM
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    I have a big heavy duty rubbermaid tub that holds it all.
     
  5. Apr 1, 2010 at 3:27 PM
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    I have 4 identical foam core tool boxes I picked up at Walmarté. In one I have recovery equipment (gloves, strap, winch controller, tree protector, d-rings, snatch block, etc). Another with screwdrivers, razors, nut drivers, pliers, tin snips, hack saws, nylon ties, etc. Another for sockets, impact gun, breaker bars, wrenches, etc. and ... Another with spare parts. Then three carry cases with multiple boxes (1 - electrical, 1- mech (nuts, bolts), and 1 - misc.). And another soft bag with first-aid supplies. Then there's the stove... And I thought my bumper was heavy!
     
  6. Apr 1, 2010 at 3:46 PM
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    nvdeserted

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    Me too. I use a ratchet tie to hold it in place and I can take it out in 2 seconds if I need the room or the $1 in gas savings. I also have a bunch of stuff in those cubbies underneath the jumper seats in the cab, and the hilift and shovel mounted to the rails.

    [​IMG]
     
  7. Apr 1, 2010 at 3:53 PM
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    You beat me to it... So many people think that it's okay to rely on someone else's gear. Maybe fine for today but not for next week!
     
  8. Apr 1, 2010 at 3:59 PM
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  9. Apr 1, 2010 at 4:01 PM
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    That's cool and I understand... I have just seen too many people that have NOTHING and are stuck! That's the wrong time to need it. Have fun! :)
     
  11. Apr 1, 2010 at 4:06 PM
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    Hi lift and shovel mounted in bed, recovery strap, shackles, etc. Behind rear seats and winch controller in glove box
     
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  13. Apr 1, 2010 at 4:09 PM
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    Yeah its a pain to have to get something from it. I think I might get little clear bins that fit in it to help keep it organized better.
     
  14. Apr 1, 2010 at 4:09 PM
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    It's for RACING DUCTS! :rolleyes:
     
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    maybe this will help, this is my truck DC short bed

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  16. Apr 1, 2010 at 4:20 PM
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  17. Apr 1, 2010 at 4:55 PM
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    Crom

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    timmer, I really liked how you secured your gas cans and water jug/cooler. I like the topper too. :)
     
  18. Apr 1, 2010 at 4:58 PM
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    Nice! I want one of these!:

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  19. Apr 1, 2010 at 5:14 PM
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    Wish it ran open headers! I was using that thing last night to help a local guy change his wheels - I don't think it really pumps out 8-9 cfm... but what do I know! :)
     
  20. Apr 1, 2010 at 10:17 PM
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    texastacobueno

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    man this is awesome. these are some great ideas. timmer, your set up is bad ass. where did you grab that mesh duffel from?
     
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