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Old 11-06-2015, 06:20 AM   #1
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Storage Box on Bumper

Was thinking of installing a light weight storage box on the rear bumper. I am aware of the weight restictions and do not plan on putting anything heavy in there. In addition to installing brackets on the bumper (aluminimum tubing) I was also considering screwing the back of the storage box to the back wall of the camper to eliminate any flexing that may occur. I did notice when I removed the fresh water hatch that the plywood back there is not very thick, 3/8" maybe. Not sure if I'll be able to find any studs. Don't wont to rip the back wall off!

Any thoughts or has any else already done this?
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Old 11-06-2015, 06:59 AM   #2
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You can do what I did for the bike rack. Screw 2 eyebolts into the rubber trim that covers the corners. There is about a 1 x 1.5" alum corner behind it. I attach a rachet strap to them to stop bikes from bouncing.
Other way is to go under the frame to add brackets which will allow the box to stay on its own.
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Check out this system. Lippert Underchassis Double Bin Storage Unit for RVs - 99-1/2" Long Lippert Components RV Cargo LC175180

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Guess it's ok to bolt a Lippert product to the frame without voiding the warranty, wonder why that is?
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