How Do I Pick a Truck Camper for a Short Box?

Answer Pickup trucks are utilitarian in design. Made to haul freight, goods, animals and more, these vehicles are stout road travelers. Short bed pickup trucks have truncated beds for hauling, usually wit... Read More »

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Is it legal to ride in a truck camper?

The legality of riding in a truck camper depends on the state you are traveling in. Some states have restrictions against individuals riding in truck campers, while other states allow it under cer... Read More »

How to Wire a Truck Camper Engine Battery?

The engine battery, properly known as the chassis battery, of a camper should be of the Starter, Lights, Ignition (SLI) variety. Recreational vehicles (RVs) often have a secondary 12-volt electrica... Read More »

How to Tie Down a Truck Camper on a 2500 HD Chevy Pickup?

Chevrolet calls their 2500HD pickup truck their "most powerful heavy duty ever." So it's no surprise that owners will use this truck for heavy work and play. With a maximum payload capacity of ove... Read More »

Does a camper on the bed of a truck increase or decrease gas mileage?

Adding a camper onto the bed of a truck will significantly decrease gas mileage. Installing a camper onto a truck bed will add considerable weight. More weight means the engine must work harder to ... Read More »