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Day: April 20, 2016

Installing Happijac Camper Tie-Downs

Installing Happijac Camper Tie-Downs

As a caveat, we’d like to mention we are not experts.  In fact, nothing could be further from the truth.  We have no idea what we are doing. That being said, we needed tie downs for our truck camper installed on our truck.  After calling around, the only place able to do it said the parts would cost about $450 and the labor would be four to eight hours, bringing us to a total cost of around $1000.  This seemed completely ridiculous,…

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Ten-Fold

Ten-Fold

We decided on a pickup truck with a slide in camper for this trip due to the smaller footprint, turning radius and of course four wheel drive. Lots of research led us to a Ford F250 made between the years of 1999 and 2002 with the 7.3 Litre Diesel Engine. This decision was based on many friends and co-workers yielding high support for these trucks.  We scoured the internet for months and settled on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel truck and felt…

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