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    Senior Member Eric Fryer's Avatar
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    Default Truck shell/ dog box options

    I have a 2004 F150 shortbed. The truck has a shell in pristine condition. The topper is a Leer model 122 which is the "high rise model" giving me more heighth and has slider windows on both sides.

    I am wanting to add a shelf of some type where I can mount two boxes up near the cab. I will be able to access the kennel doors through the slider windows. I would like to have one or two drawers that slide out from under the shelf for storage. Similar to a truckvault, but something I can put together out of lumber and carpet the top with outdoor carpet or something along those lines...

    Anyone that has anything like this I would love a pic or two.

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    This what I have. I love my truck but will never have a short bed again.




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    Here is my setup It meets all my needs
    3 dog in


    3 dog out


    2 dog in


    2 dog out

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    You could get an Ainley, but I dont think you can get them from EE

    http://www.ainleykennels.com/DogTransportProducts.htm

    http://www.deerskindogtrailers.com/
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    Live it up and have one of the box mfg build you a deck with drawers. You will have enough room for two drawers, one wide enough to house 3 Zingers or GU and the other for bumpers etc. Have tie downs installed in the deck sides to tie down your crates. It will last a lifetime and be very saleable iof you ever want to upgrade.
    Tom Dorroh

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    Check out the dog boxes from Owens too they may work for you also.

    Here's our set up in the background w/o the capper.
    Danni

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