He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

Ever since I bought an SUV, one of my goals has been to turn the back area into a livable space. I love driving and seeing new places, and being able to pack up and leave on a moments notice sounds like the best thing in the world to me. There are plenty of plans out there on how to turn your car into a car camper. This one from travderose on instructables.com┬áis one of the best I’ve seen though. It provides you with everything you need while camping, without turning your vehicle into an RV.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

He started by measuring the space in the back of his Jeep Patriot that he would have to work with.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

A simple piece of plywood was cut into the shape and dimensions he had measured.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

Your plywood needs to be secured to the floor but also easily removable. So you’ll have to drill 3 or 4 holes in your floor and place a bolt in each one. Secure the bolt with two nuts facing up.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

Then drill holes that are holes that are slightly bigger than the nuts on the underside of the piece of plywood. Obviously they should line up with the holes in your floor.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

You will need to secure your refrigerator and drawers. Simply screw in small blocks of wood in front and behind both of them.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

The shelving unit that will hold a sink and a stove is the next thing to be built. It’s pretty simple build.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

The top space will be a shelving unit.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

This drawer is the main component of this unit. It will serve as a sink, a stove and counter space.

He Built The Ultimate Car Camping Setup By Equipping His Vehicle With Everything You Would Need Outdoors

The drawer has a top to it that the builder cut a hole into. This will hold a bowl that will serve as a sink.

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