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post #1 of 7 Old 12-26-2011, 05:41 PM Thread Starter
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Mounted a tool box on my flatbed

I got a craftsman 4 drawer box for Christmas. I had a regular toolbox, and a husky tote on my flatbed for my tools. I was able to remove both of those and fit all my tools in this nice, weatherproof chest. I am very happy as my tote was overfull and my toolbox allowed water in. Here is a pic.


The black deal on the closest side folds up like the other side.

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post #2 of 7 Old 12-27-2011, 05:29 AM
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Have you got any links to the toolbox from Sears? I wouldnt mind getting something like that.

Looks good, just hope no one gets ideas of trying to steal it.

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Looks like my home depot husky box special lol, but very nice hopefully it stays in place and the locks will work great for ya.

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how water proof is it?? doesnt look to be, just for your tools sake. for secutiy reasons, you dont you mount a vertical truck box and put the tool box inside that so you have to open the door to get to the tools and you will still be able to slide the drawers out but they are big $$ for them boxes i belive

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Nice looking setup. Got the same box for Christmas, along with a six-drawer base. Now comes the expensive part of buying more tools to fill her up.
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That looks pretty good.

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Thanks. As far as security. It has a vertical bar and a key. If someone wanted in they are going to get in. It keeps honest people out and I reckon that most people don't carry the tools to break into it. Weatherproof is pretty damn good I'm gonna add some door sweep type material to the openings of the drawer so they seal tighter. Its much better that the open tote I had, and also the regular toolbox. That one leaked quite a bit.

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