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  • Are Brophy Truck Camper Tie-Downs Compatible With 2019 Toyota Tacoma?
  • While the Brophy Clamp On Camper Tie-Downs, # HSBP are not confirmed to fit the Toyota Tacoma due to the construction/material of truck bed, we do have an option that works for most slide-in truck campers. I suggest the TorkLift Custom Frame-Mounted Camper Tie-Downs, for a 2019 year model, use: - Front Tie-Down, # TLT2303 - Rear, Tie Down, # TLT3307 This frame-mounted design ensures excellent handling in securing the truck camper to truck's base instead of its bed; this better distributes...
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  • Recommend Camper Hold Downs For 2500 lb Camper
  • Both the Erickson Tie Down Anchors, part # EM01003 and the Putco Push-Up Tie-Downs, part # P99901, are not designed to be used to hold down campers. The capacity of the Erickson Tie Down Anchors, part # EM01003, is 1,000 lbs. For a camper tie downs, I would recommend using the Brophy Camper Tie Down, part # HSSF. These camper tie downs are made to be used with the bigger size campers and do not have a capacity. If you have a slide-in bedliner, you will have to trim it or remove it to use...
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  • Camper Tie Downs For a 2021 Ford F-350
  • The Brophy Clamp On Camper Tie-Downs # HSWB do not have a weight rating since they do not support the camper's weight. The truck bed and frame handle the actual camper load with the tie downs there to secure the camper in your truck bed. You will also need the Brophy Basic Turnbuckles w/ Hardware for Camper Tie-Downs # TDHP to secure the camper to the tie downs, the # TDHP do have a 3,000 lb. capacity. To answer your second question, yes the tie downs are specific to your truck. The Brophy...
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  • Will the Universal Stake Pocket Camper Tie Down fit on a 2006 Dodge Ram 2500
  • Yes, the stake pocket camper tie downs, # TDSF, will work on the 2006 Dodge Ram 2500, as long as the overall length of the camper you are using them with is 8 feet long or less, this measurement includes the overhang over the cab of the truck. You will need to drill one 11/32 inch hole and two 7/32 inch holes for this installation, and there are spacer tabs on the tie downs that may need to be pried off for a proper fit in your stake pockets. If your truck campers overall length is longer...
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  • Camper Stake Pocket Tie Downs for 2003 Dodge 2500 2WD
  • Yes, the stake pocket camper tie downs, # TDSF, will work on the 2003 Dodge Ram 2500, as long as the overall length of the camper you are using them with is 6.5 feet long or less, this measurement includes the overhang over the cab of the truck. You will need to drill one 11/32 inch hole and two 7/32 inch holes for this installation, and there are spacer tabs on the tie downs that may need to be pried off for a proper fit in your stake pockets. If your truck campers overall length is...
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  • Compatible HappiJac Truck-Mounted Camper Tie Downs For A 2006 Dodge Ram Pickup
  • HappiJac truck-mounted camper tie-downs are brand and model specific so if you pulled one out of a Ford then it would not be compatible with your 2006 Dodge Ram. You would need the HappiJac Truck-Mounted Camper Tie-Downs # LC182908-182928. If you also need turnbuckles then I recommend the HappiJac Qwik-Load Turnbuckles for Camper Tie-Downs # LC182895. The built-in levers on these turnbuckles allow you to quickly and easily secure your truck bed camper to your tie-down system.
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  • Will Brophy Stake Pocket Mount Tie Downs Fit a 1996 Dodge Ram
  • The Camper Tie Downs, # TDSF, are a universal item made for full size trucks so they would most likely fit your 1996 Dodge Ram. They will also fit any camper that is a fit for your truck. The Camper Tie Down hardware Package, # TDHP, is the correct hardware for the tie downs.
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  • Camper Tie Downs that Attach to Stake Pockets
  • I have a much better solution for you than the part # EM09085 as a camper tie down. The Brophy Camper Tie Downs, part # TDSF, you have referenced are a universal application. The hardware to mount the tie downs to the vehicle are included. These tie downs will fit campers up to 8 feet in length. If you have a larger camper I would recommend the Brophy Camper Tie Downs, part # HSSF which is a more heavy duty tie down. The tie downs wrap around the bed, not in the stake pockets, and...
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  • Camper Tie Down Recommendation for a 2000 Chevy 1/2 Ton Silverado
  • There are several camper tie downs that you could use depending on how you want them to mount. First, the Camper Tie Downs, # TDSF, that you have referenced will fit your truck and fit in the truck stake pockets. If you do not want something in the stake pockets, then I recommend going with Camper Hold Down, # HSSF, which wrap around the bed side. For either kit, use Camper Tie Down Hardware Package, # TDHP.
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  • What is the Difference Between the Torklift Fast Gun and Derringer Truck Camper Turnbuckles
  • The main difference between the Torklift Locking FastGun Turnbuckles, # TLS9522-2-LK, and the AnchorGuard Derringer Turnbuckles, # TLS9020, is how the camper tie-downs are mounted on your truck. The FastGun # TLS9522-2-LK are designed to be used with frame mounted camper tie-downs. These tie-downs will mount to the frame of the truck giving a strong base to connect the turnbuckles to the camper and the truck. The AnchorGuard Derringer turnbuckles are designed to be used with bed and...
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  • Economically Priced Truck Bed Camper Tie-Down Recommendation
  • For a more economical option we have the Brophy camper tie downs, but they are not frame mounted. They are bed mounted. The Brophy Camper Tie Downs, part # TDSF, are a universal application for full-size trucks and they will fit your Ram 1500. The hardware to mount the tie downs to the vehicle are included. These tie downs will fit campers up to 8 feet in length. If you have a larger camper I would recommend the Brophy Camper Tie Downs, part # HSSF which is a more heavy duty tie down....
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  • Camper Tie Down Options for a 2000 Toyota Tundra Access Cab with 6-1/2 ft Bed
  • Our most economical camper tie downs are the Brophy Camper Hold Downs, # HSSF, and the Stake Pocket Tie Downs, # TDSF. These are universal tie downs designed to fit a number of trucks. I spoke with Brophy and they have not tested these tie downs on a Toyota Tundra, so we will want to do some measuring to determine if the tie downs will fit on your truck. The Camper Hold Downs, # HSSF, require access to the underside of the top of your truck bed side wall. You will need 2 inches of clearance...
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  • Truck Bed Camper Tie Down Recommendations for a 2013 Ford F-150
  • The Brophy Camper Tie Downs, part # TDSF can be used on campers that have a total length of up to 8 feet in length. The Brophy Camper Tie Downs, part # HSSF can be used on any size campers. There is no weight capacity rating on the camper tie downs and they will work for any camper size that is properly sized for your 2013 Ford F-150. The Brophy # TDSF mounts into the truck bed stake pocket, where as the Brophy # HSSF tie downs wrap around the bed, not in the stake pockets, and are...
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  • Recommended Camper Tie-Downs for 1997 Ford F-350
  • For your 1997 Ford F-350, it sounds like you are seeking the camper tie-downs for an in-bed camper. I recommend the HappiJac Truck-Mounted Camper Tie-Downs # LC182910-182971 which will give you both the front and rear attachments confirmed to fit both long and short bed models of your specific truck. Then you can use the HappiJac Original Turnbuckles for Camper Tie-Downs - Stainless Steel - Qty 4 # LC182898 or the Quik-Load Turnbuckeles # LC182895.
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  • Best Truck Mounted Camper Tie-Downs for a 2002 Dodge Ram 2500 w/ 6-1/2' bed
  • The Best camper tie downs for your 2002 Ram 2500 with 6-1/2' bed is going to be the HappiJac Truck-Mounted Camper Tie-Downs # LC182910-182971. The reason these are the best for your truck is because you are securing the camper to the truck's body instead of the bedrails which better distributes the weight to keep your setup from being too top-heavy. It also includes a stabilizing bar that reduces stress on your truck's frame. They are custom fit for your truck and have centering guide locks...
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  • Do HappiJac Truck-Mounted Camper Tie-Downs LC236326-205221 Have Weight Capacity
  • So there actually isn't any specific weight capacity for the HappiJac Truck-Mounted Camper Tie-Downs # LC236326-205221. These are designed to handle the weight of any truck bed camper, and that's true of any camper tie-down, which is why there isn't a designated weight rating. If a camper can fit the bed of your Ram, the HappiJac tie-downs will safely hold it in place. The only other thing you will need with these tie-downs are turnbuckles, the HappiJac Qwik-Load Turnbuckles # LC182895...
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  • Camper Tie-Downs For 2009 Chevy Silverado 2500 Regular Cab With 8 Foot Bed & Factory Trailer Hitch
  • It is a smart idea to verify the right tie-downs because there are so many options, and we do have the correct ones for your 2009 Chevy Silverado 2500 Regular Cab with an 8 foot bed and factory hitch. The only thing that will matter apart from those things is if you have running boards that go all the way underneath your truck bed, or a step underneath your truck bed. That will affect which front tie-down you need, though the rear tie-down will be the same no matter what. The correct...
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  • Truck Bed Camper Tie Down Recommendation for a 2004 Ford F-150 with 6.5 ft Short Bed
  • The Stake Pocket Camper Tie Downs, # TDSF, would be a good choice for your 2004 F-150 with 6.5 ft. Short bed, as long as your camper is not over 8 feet long. A better option, or if your truck camper is longer than 8 feet, would be to use the over the rail Camper Hold Downs, # HSSF. I installed a set of these and took some photos showing how they mount and how the pressure is applied when attached with the Camper Tie Down Hardware, # TDHP. For the ultimate tie down performance, frame mounted...
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  • Brophy Camper Tie Down Recommendation for a 2015 Ford F-250
  • The Brophy Camper Tie Downs, part # TDSF can be used on campers that have a total length of up to 8 feet in length. The Brophy Camper Tie Downs, part # HSSF can be used on any size campers. There is no weight capacity rating on the camper tie downs and they will work for any camper size that is properly sized for your 2015 Ford F-250. The Brophy # TDSF mounts into the truck bed stake pocket, where as the Brophy # HSSF tie downs wrap around the bed, not in the stake pockets, and are...
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  • Recommended Camper Tie-Downs For 2000 GMC Sierra 1500
  • I spoke with my contact at Brophy and they told me that since 1988, GM has recommended not using the stake-pocket camper tie-downs on their trucks, which would include your 2000 GMC Sierra 1500. It is not a matter of them not fitting, but per the truck manufacturer, I cannot recommend them. I do recommend using the Brophy Heavy Duty Tie-Downs, part # HSSF. These clamp to the inside of the truck bed and do not require any drilling for installation. I have attached a product review for...
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