4wd Rear Drawer Systems & Fridge Slides

It’s easy to pack all your expedition kit into your 4wd. There’s plenty of space in that big read compartment, isn’t there? You can load up pretty much everything you need and it’s all easily accessed through the tailgate. Oh hang on, you’ve stopped for a brew, you put the stove in first and there are three tents on top of it? Well that’s not very convenient. Need your snatch straps? What, they’re stashed under the floor and all that gear’s on top of them? Hmm. There has to be a better solution.

There is. What you need is a rear drawer system. By mounting a couple of big drawers in the rear of your vehicle, with a strong deck on top of them, you create handy compartments that keep essential stuff easily available even when the back is stuffed with bulky gear. It’s also a useful safety feature. Accidents happen, and if your vehicle overturns or gets in a collision heavy gear can fly around inside and become a serious hazard for your passengers. Stowing it securely in drawers eliminates that risk.

It’s possible to build rear drawers yourself, but there are also plenty of commercial systems available. You’ll almost certainly be able to find something to suit your vehicle and there’s a good choice of layouts too. The standard setup is two large side by side drawers but you can also get systems with four drawers in a double layer layout, or two drawers stacked on one side and a space for a compact fridge on the other. Whatever layout you fancy look for a good sturdy one that lets you load more gear on top. Bulky items like sleeping bags, tents or mozzie nets probably aren’t what you want to be storing in your drawers. However they’re perfect for heavy stuff that you don’t want to have on top of your load but might need quick access to. Recovery gear is an obvious one; when you need jacks, straps or repair kit you don’t want to be digging through a mass of camping gear to find it, so just being able to pull out a drawer is ideal. The same goes for everything you need at a short stop, like stoves, brew-making kit or even folding chairs.

We’ve always found that fitting stuff in a 4wd is easy; it’s getting at it that’s the challenge sometimes. There are other advantages too though. As well as keeping things organised and easy to get at, drawers also add protection to your stuff. They’re pretty much dustproof, and guarantee that pests won’t get at your food if you stash it in there. Next time you’re loading up have a think about how you could do it better. A good drawer system could be the thing for you.



Tough Toys accepts the following payment methods:

Tough Toys is an industry first with its revolutionary 4x4 accessories website. With quality real world tested 4wd accessories, Tough Toys always sell at mates rates. Offering some excellent 4wd techniques, 4wd tracks, and camping advice, the Tough Toys website is always a point of reference for any tough 4x4 enthusiast. If you are looking for more information on 4wd vehicles our 4x4 review page can give you a head start.

Whether you are a novice four wheel driver, or a seasoned veteran we have the right 4wd products for you. Offering paypal payments and great value products, Tough Toys takes pride in it’s secure shopping experience. We are currently able to service the areas of Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart, Canberra and other regions of Australia with great 4wd accessories online.

As well as offering a range of Tough Toys branded products and accessories, Tough Toys is also an authorised retailer of some of the biggest and well known name 4wd brands in the industry. If you're looking for gift ideas, look no further than the Tough Gifts at Tough Toys. We have gifts for all kinds of special occasions and holidays.

With our off road maps, 4wd guides and 4x4 atlas section including the well established Hema maps, you dont have an excuse to get lost again! While you're roaming around Australia, why not find all the campsite and caravan park information you'll ever need with the Camps Australia Wide and Caravan Parks Australia Wide books.

Any time you need a hand or have a question about any of our products, our online support can help you determine the best gear for your needs. We take four wheel driving seriously.

© 2013 Tough Group PTY LTD. All Rights Reserved
Terms of Use | Privacy Policy

Web Design Brisbane by Interaktiv