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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    Can I control it...sure. Can my wife and 9 year old daughter...well, that's the problem. The only way I can ensure we conserve water is by using those flow restrictors, they seem to think the camper magically produces unlimited water. Nice pictures from your recent trip, thanks for sharing.
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    I'm wondering if anyone has found a flow restrictor that works on this faucet? I'd like to reduce the flow to 0.5 GPM. I've used these in the past with great success in our trailer; not sure if there's something similar for this faucet.
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    It works fine for us, but we tend to camp in very dry places. I think you'll find a whole lot of debate on outdoor showering and gray water disposal. Personally, we only use a tiny bit of water and biodegradable soap to minimize our environmental impact. On this particular trip to Baja, we...
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    I think most of the 2022 models Big Sky ordered come from the factory with a single Molle panel. We have a new CAMP-X dealer in Reno, NV (Zero Declination), they ordered the left side panel for me and installed it, along with their outdoor shower/drop tent, and the upgraded suspension...
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    Bahía de los Ángeles, Baja Mexico ... We're loving this setup!
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    The weBoost stays attached at all times, the RAM mount is very rugged and specifically designed for this application. I usually put a strap around the molle panel rack and weBoost antenna for safety while traveling. I don't see much need for the Starlink or weBoost when we're driving. We need...
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    Rear end complete.... the Starlink dish comes off the telescoping mount very easily, I won't be leaving it up when we're moving. Waxed every nook and cranny of the truck and CAMP-X this weekend, time to go get it dirty in Baja at the end of this week.
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    The 10lb bottle is for our outdoor kitchen stuff, we also have a LavaBox portable campfire. For the mounting of the PowerTank, I was able to get 2 holes to line up with the molle panel holes and on the bottom I used a piece of aluminum from behind...maybe I should have called it flat stock.
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    It's been kind of quiet here so I though I would share some recent additions. My 2022 CAMP-X didn't have the left side molle panel, so I had it installed last week. I added the two fresh water Rotopax containers (2 Gallons Each) which required 1 RotopaX RX-EXT Pack Mount Extension and 1...
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    I completed the inverter install via the REDARC Sensor/Shunt (rated @ 300 amps). I chose the Thor 2000-Watt DC Inverter Kit-2 (THPW2000-KIT2) which comes with 1/0 cables, a fuse, and an On/Off remote switch. The dimension of the unit are 16.92L x 8.5W x 3.34H, which is a tight squeeze, but...
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    2021 Ford F-150 Lariat 4X4 with 6.5' bed.
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    Received my inverter on Friday, working on wiring it in. Question for those that have added an inverter. There's a white negative (-) 6 AWG wire running from the battery to the REDARC Sensor/Shunt, then another white negative (-) 6 AWG wire running from the Sensor/Shunt to the REDARC manager...
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    I didn't move mine from a 5.5' to 6.5', but mine is in a 6.5' bed and they measure about 17".
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    2020 Overland Explorer Vehicles (OEV) CAMP-X pop-up slide-in pickup camper

    Our 100% electric boat won't be able to charge off our truck or CAMP-X. I rely on our Honda EU2200 to charge it overnight. We can usually get about 3-4 days of use (~20 hours) between charges.
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