Diy truck bed storage. Custom built shelving with sliding drawers serves as the base with a sturdy. Sketch out a scale drawing of the truck storage unit based on the measurements for the truck bed and the main items to be stored. The truck measures 58 at the tailgate including the bed liner.
This was not my idea many people have made these but there is no instructable. Allow extra space to handle new tools and other acquisitions. Build the shell and drawers for the storage unit as well as wing boxes for additional storage.
The solution is to build a bed with drawers in your truck so that theres a place for all your travel necessities and a place to sleep. Truck bed storage box diy confortable on home decor ideas with truck bed storage box diy home decorating ideas home interior designs cut a or so notch track on the bottom to slide a sheet of plywood on the bottom for a flat sleeping surface. Though this might seem like a big diy project its easy to accomplish as long as you take time with measuring and planning.
This is my truck bed drawers i made. Custom truck bed storage by neal bahrman like many tradespeople id always lusted for a shiny new work truck with utility bed locking boxes plus a high security shop garage to park it in and a five digit checking account that could bankroll the whole shebang. From a 5 foot compact truck bed to an 8 foot full size bed you can build this storage system to accommodate any size.
The boxes shouldnt be so tight as to be difficult to install so i subtracted from the tailgate width and made the final width including the wings 57 leaving a of wiggle room on each side.