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Brophy camper tie downs
Note: May fit domestic pickups for model years up to and including 2010 that are single wall construction with straight fenders. Check your owner's manual for manufacturer restrictions on using stake pockets for camper tie downs.
Video of Camper Tie Down - Stake Pocket - Black
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Today we'll be reviewing and showing you how the Brophy Stake Pocket Sliding Camper Tie Downs, part number TDSF, will fit on most trucks. These adjustable stake pocket tie downs will mount permanently in the stake tube of your truck for a tie down that is always ready to use. They have three removable spacer tabs that allow a custom fit for most pickups and a tab lock that anchors the tie down to the truck rail to prevent lifting and twisting. We'll begin our review by showing you how to install it onto our truck. To do this we'll slide the stake of the tie down into the stake pocket of our truck making sure that the black tab is facing the center of the truck bed. The spacer bars may need to be pried off if necessary to fit the size stake pocket of your truck.
Now with the tie down seated firmly in the pocket, we'll drill two 7/32-inch holes through the pocket about four inches from the top. Now for todays demonstration we will not be drilling and permanently securing this stake, but just showing you how to drill the holes and where. We'll then use the two lag bolts to thread into the holes that we just drilled putting pressure onto the stake. We'll now drill an 11/32-inch hole through the anchor tab and install the hex bolt. Now that we have our hole drilled through the bracket, we can move to the underside of the vehicle where you can see plastic paneling near the wheel well.
Removing this will allow you to open up a space for you to reach your hand up to thread on our washer and nut. You may need an extra set of hands when doing this part of the installation. Now with our camper tie down secured to our bed rail of our truck, we'll demonstrate how to tie your camper down with the tie down hardware package, part number TDHP, and we'll do this by taking the turn buckle, setting the chain on the hook on one end of the turn buckle, and then taking one of the s-hooks, putting the small end of the s-hook into the chain. We'll then take the other end of the s-hook and starting from the outside of the tie down which we'll slip into the hole, and with the camper positioned on to the tie downs you can simply turn the cam buckles which can either loosen or tighten to give you the best fit to your camper. Quick Tech Tip: Over-tightening the turn buckles may cause unnecessary stress to the camper and your truck.
That will complete todays review of the Brophy Stake Pocket Sliding Camper Tie Downs, part number TDSF.
Average Customer Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars (50 Customer Reviews)Brophy camper tie downs
The tie downs arrived quickly and were what I expected them to be with a reasonable price. My only suggestion might be to sell them in pairs instead of 4's. I have an application where I only need 2....Otherwise the etrailer site has worked very well for me. 121258
by: Nate S.05/24/2013
Slick as snot. Ordered late at night, shipped right away, received on schedule. VERY happy with etrailer. Thanks 81858
by: Glenn S.08/08/2014
I am sitting in my slide in truck camper at a Rockport Maine campground. I just got a new truck and had to put these Brophy stake tie downs on before a scheduled trip, so I was in a hurry. The woman who took my order over the phone was extremely helpful and clearly wanted to help me to the best of her ability. The parts came on time as needed, with no delivery charge. This hardware is very nice, high quality stuff and it went on exactly as the video on the website demonstrated. I hauled my slide-in up here 250 miles and five hours and that camper stuck to the bed like glue. I am very happy all around with etrailer and Brophy for a great product and excellent service, I will definitely be using them when I need parts in the future. 145353
by: Chuck B03/03/2012
I am a newbie to truck campers, we are thinking of selling our class c and found a pop-up slide in to see if TC's might fill our needs. I ordered these stake pocket tie-downs mainly due to their price being the lowest I found. I have to say I was a bit skeptical on their ability to hold down a camper. Customer service was very helpful and I received my order with lightning speed. I was impressed. The quality seemed great - very heavy steel and good quality work. I installed them with no trouble and today we made the 2 hour trip to pick up our new (to us) TC. The trip back went without incident, despite very high (60-70 mph) winds. I highly recommend this product. 33070
by: Bill D.06/03/2014
Quick delivery. And we got the product we wanted. Will use again and will recommend etrailer to others. 134096
by: alan bartholomew11/13/2012
fast. easy to find. no problems ! 59421
The instructions said to drill a 7/32 hole through stake pocket and product then secure with lag screws. However the lag screws kept breaking so I enlarged the holes put in rivet nuts and secured using 5/16-18 bolts and the are now very stable and secure. It also stated to drill a 9/32 hole through the lip of the truck and install a nut and bolt. Again I installed rivet nuts and secured with a 5/16-18 bolt. This turned out to be much easier than the recommended procedure. 191769
They arrived in 3 days, fast fast fast. exactly what i expected, and heavy gauge steel. install was simple, drill a few holes and ratchet on the lags. total install time about 45 minutes. the removable spacers made a perfect fit. finally i feel my camper is safe and secure for the weekend getaways. great price, great product, totally satisfied. 209147
by: Janet K06/07/2012
I've been looking for these for a long time! They are perfect and work great. The service from etrailer was much better than I expected, the tie downs arrived in ONE DAY, which was about four days before I thought I would have them!! You have everything for campers that anyone could want and the pricing is wonderful. I highly recomend your company to my campimg friends and will be ordering more. Thank You 43091
by: Barry S.10/12/2015
Product was delivered timely and arrived well packaged and without shipping damage. Appears well constructed and durable. Installed easily without issue and simple instructions. Have not attached my '73 Rocky Mountain 8' camper to my '65 F100 pickup yet, but looks like it will be a solid mounting with the purchased turnbuckle/chain tie down package which was a good value for what was included. 229779
by: Don G08/02/2012
good time proven product, but we decided that using our gas guzzling v-10 was cost prohibitive so we opted for a diesel truck, and since its a 2010 we don't think these will work. Since we are going to need a tie down sys. anyway we were wondering if we could return these and get credit towards a different sys. 50257
by: Dan M.10/17/2013
I have a small truck camper this works great. Saved me hundreds of dollars. Fast shipping. THANKS 104141
by: Jonathan S.03/23/2015
These do the job- no more, no less. I was able to modify these with their removable tabs to fit the narrow stake pockets on my '88 F250 with little hassle. Fair product, fair price. Used the appropriate camper tie down package with these too. 180427
by: Joe Crow06/20/2015
This product is just exactly what I was looking for , I don't have them on yet but they are heavier than I expected and will be proud to have the on my truck . I'll send a picture later to your E-mail , Thank You ...Joe ... 205781
by: Tammy W.12/17/2012
Have not put them on yet but we did receive them quickly and they appear to be what we needed/wanted. I will probably be ordering other things from "etrailer" in the future based on the ease of my recent purchase. 61662
by: Brian B.09/21/2012
A great website to make purchases from. They had a great price on what I was looking to buy, and they emailed me every step of the way until my package arrived at my door. I would highly recommend this company! 55434
IT WAS NOT A PERFECT FIT LIKE THE VIDEO I SAW.SO I THINK IT IS THE WRONG ONE BUT I MADE IT WORK I JUST HOPE IT WILL BE OK.I PUT IT ON MY 2004 SILVERADO HALF TON SHORT BOX 4X4 Z71 191322
by: Guy P06/23/2014
These seem to be just what I needed. Their quality and appearance are as advertised. This is my second or third order for parts from etrailer. Nice doing business with you. 137135
by: Mark W.05/12/2015
I bought a smaller older slide in, cab over camper and these are just what I needed to stop the lifting I was getting from head winds. Easy to install and made in the USA. 192351
by: Steve K.07/16/2014
Service was great but the parts would not work with my make and model of truck (even though the Brophy fitment chart said they would). 141504
The camper tie downs worked perfect for my 1993 Ford Pick-up. I placed my order with etrailer on Monday, and by Friday I was installing them on my truck. 145986
This product was not only what I was looking for it was on time and worked well a big thanks to the person who helped me on the phone 91116
by: Nick N06/20/2015
The tie downs look great on our pickup. We did add a couple of extra screws through the bed and into the post for added stability. 205865
The items were as described and installed just as the video said. They had all the hardware needed to be installed. 213757
by: bob b02/23/2015
have used these before, work well for lighter campers. service was quick, packaged well and the best price I could find!! 175747
by: Kris S.06/11/2014
Item was shipped very fast. I installed them and they work perfect for my Lance camper, 10' 1". Great value for the price 135191
by: Liz Z10/17/2014
The product arrived quickly and in great shape. I would order from etrailer again and would recommend that to my friends 156524
by: Darren B11/09/2012
Excellent product and Etrailer delivered them within 4 days from order. Would definately order from Etrailer again. 59131
by: Troy Martin04/03/2015
Just installed the tie downs. The product seems strong with good welds. Also the price is affordable. 182905
by: Linn P.06/22/2012
Seems like a good product. They were easy to install and sturdy. Worked well with my 1998 Ford 1/2 ton. 45253
Installed easy enough on my 03 Silverado. Went camping this week worked great. AWESOME service. 149226
by: Brophy camper tie downs09/23/2014
thank you, everything I ordered was a one quality!!have used it already & works great!! 152740
Love it just want I needed . Recommend etrailer fast service good product Thanks 93596
by: yavonne d10/07/2015
quick delivery ordered sunday afternoon delivered wednesday. Great! 229474
by: Shannon C.08/21/2012
Product is very sturdy and easy to install. Fits 2005 Tundra. 52546
by: ken sell07/29/2012
Great price, fast shipping, nice easy website to buy from.... 49687
They seem to be what I want. They will do the job I think. 114009
by: Steve M10/02/2015
Perfect. Just what I needed. Shipped qu ickly. 228905
Worked perfect. Very fast shipping too 148228
by: Alex s01/20/2015
Very nice for the money fit perfectly 170492
by: Alpin Haus Rv07/31/2013
Great product! suoer fast delivery! 92539
Great product and easy to install. 152070
by: Amanda R06/27/2013
This will work great for our use. 86368
by: Paul Perez01/10/2014
Just what I needed. Thanks 112445
great service thanks 152259
by: Terry S05/23/2013
Very Good Product 81683
by: camper tiedown05/31/2012
excellent service 42147
by: Larry V11/01/2012
Good Stuff 58644
by: lamont r04/07/2012
thank you 36451
by: L J05/20/2013
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