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37" spare locations

Post by Easttnrhino » Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:19 pm

Wonder what all options there are for 37" spare tire location. I understand a 35" will fit under truck (have not tried but that is what I read, got to be tight though) does it help to do away with heat shield? I saw reloader's Wilco carrier and I like also like Wilco tailgate replacement spare tire carrier. Damage wagon has hinted at a rear bumper with the room for a 37" under the truck. All have goods and bads, looking for ideas. Thanks
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Re: 37" spare locations

Post by Colibri » Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:52 pm

The tailgate tire carrier can damage your bed if you use your truck offroad at speed. Otherwise it’s made well. Strapt offroad also has an in bed tire carrier that’s pretty simple and nice
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Post by olyelr » Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:54 pm

Other than toting it around in the bed or on one of those rear gate/roof carriers, there really is no other option.

Maybe against the grill like back in the day lol.
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Post by BoldAdventure » Mon Feb 12, 2018 3:20 pm

The 35 will fit if you guide it into position, have it deflated to around 18psi and have a second-hand help to tighten it up while you forcefully hold it in place. No need to remove the exhaust shield.

As for tire locations, I am working on something like this for in my bed and under the cover. NFab makes a solution, I'm looking to place mine at a slight angle, has to be below bed rail, but angled to conserve some space. And put the high lift and jack under the tire. Then my gas cans on each side.
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Post by Hodgepodge » Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:09 pm

I am using the Fabtech flat tire mount will post pictures on Monday.
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Post by EasyDoesIt » Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:41 pm

Hodgepodge wrote:
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I am using the Fabtech flat tire mount will post pictures on Monday.
Nice, looking forward to seeing this.
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Post by BoldAdventure » Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:05 pm

Hodgepodge wrote:
Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:09 pm
I am using the Fabtech flat tire mount will post pictures on Monday.
Me too!! :popcorn:
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Post by olyelr » Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:40 pm

MikeKey wrote:
Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:05 pm
Hodgepodge wrote:
Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:09 pm
I am using the Fabtech flat tire mount will post pictures on Monday.
Me too!! :popcorn:
They do have an angled mount, too.
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Post by Hodgepodge » Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:05 pm

Mikekey how do you like it?
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Re: 37" spare locations

Post by Black Pearl » Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:28 pm

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Post by Zlaayer » Mon Oct 01, 2018 2:29 pm

Nutzo Industries makes a tire carrier shelf that is removable. It floats above your bed and attaches to their rack. It can support up to a 40" tire I believe. Leaves the bed free for whatever you want. Don't know how it affects CoG though.
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Re: 37" spare locations

Post by Rodeoflyer » Mon Oct 01, 2018 6:52 pm

I'd much prefer something like this that allows for bed space while also carrying a spare.

https://www.stage3motorsports.com/FD800 ... rrier.html

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Re: 37" spare locations

Post by Retired BLM Rig » Tue Oct 02, 2018 12:02 am

Colibri wrote:
Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:52 pm
The tailgate tire carrier can damage your bed if you use your truck offroad at speed. Otherwise it’s made well. Strapt offroad also has an in bed tire carrier that’s pretty simple and nice
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