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When You See What One Guy Did To The Back Of His Truck, You’ll Be So Jealous

Ah, road trips. The adventure of the open road, not knowing what lies ahead, not knowing what song will come on next. Being behind the wheel and traveling to someplace new or unknown is so invigorating. But taking a road trip can also come with a lot of baggage. Where do you go, what do you bring, where do you stop? But perhaps most importantly, you have to make sure you have the right vehicle.

If you”re looking for a good example of the perfect road trip vehicle, then look no further. This guy built a custom addition on his pickup truck that makes it the ultimate mode of transportation for long-distance travel.

He started out with a basic welded frame.

He started out with a basic welded frame.

He added two-by-fours and plywood boards, constructing the outer facade.

He added two-by-fours and plywood boards, constructing the outer facade.

Now that the outside was complete, he started on the interior.

Now that the outside was complete, he started on the interior.

Because he would be sleeping in the camper, he installed insulation to protect himself from the elements.

Because he would be sleeping in the camper, he installed insulation to protect himself from the elements.

A fresh coat of paint, and it was time to put it on the pickup truck.

A fresh coat of paint, and it was time to put it on the pickup truck.

Next up? Storage space. He added room for clothing and other supplies.

Next up? Storage space. He added room for clothing and other supplies.

A large bin would hold necessary equipment.

A large bin would hold necessary equipment.

He installed a bed, which would sit atop…

He installed a bed, which would sit atop...

More storage space!

More storage space!

And what road trip is complete without snacks?

And what road trip is complete without snacks?

So he installed a temperature-controlled, solar-powered fridge.

The finished product is ready to hit the open road!

The finished product is ready to hit the open road!

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Now that you”ve seen someone else do it, why not give it a try for yourself? A camper like this would be perfect for that dream road trip you”ve always wanted to take. Heck, this would be perfect for a trip around the block! Don”t forget the food and drinks.