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I have a 5 gallon fuel pack i carry on my grizzly and wanted to be able to carry it in my wolverine. I didn't want to drill holes in my bed, so after some thought I came up with this.
I used the groove for storing the tailgate and cut a 2x6 to fit.
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Then I screwed the mount plate to the 2x6

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It fits perfectly

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And takes up very little space

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Thanks, Trev!
 

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It is a great idea. I was going to buy the 5 gallon rotopax, but was afraid that it would limit how much, and how I could fit things in the bed. I thought about putting it up there in the front of the bed somehow, but have never owned a rotopax and was skeptical about having 5 gallons of fuel right behind me that could blow up. I ended up going with the 3 gallon one and was amazed with it. They really do not leak, and the plastic is very heavy gauge. In hindsight, I wish I had done the same thing. Nice work.
 

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I have the same tank I'm definitely going to use your great idea. Thanks
 

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Thanks guys! Now that I think about it, I guess if I needed the space i could replace the tailgate with the fuel pack and open up a little more space
 

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Ohhhh, another idea. what if you bolted the mounts TO the tailgate. Then you could put it front and back, plus it has the rubber straps to hold it down.
 

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Looks good!

I guess I'm fortunate enough that with our trail system we have a place that you can get fuel about every 30 miles or so.
 

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Hammer As I told you in your original great idea so I borrower your idea here is my tank installed 20150930_102434.jpg 20150930_102617.jpg 20150905_115014.jpg
 
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Looks good!
Does the thinner plate fit tight?
 

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Yes but here is the good news that plate and tank was on the front rack of my Honda rubicon, all I did was move it over to wolverine it fit like it was made for it I used zip ties to fasten to the back two hold downs. And had plenty of room for my chest.
 

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Sweet! I took mine to WV a few weeks ago and put on a little better than 80 miles a day. We stopped for lunch and gas around 3 both days and i never got below half a tank. The 900 RZR with me needed my spare fuel, but I never got close to needing it. I would rather have it and not need it than the other way around though. You never know where a good ride might take you and it very well could be far away from a gas station!
 

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Where did you ride in WV. We're going to bluefield next week for 4 days riding Indian ridge, pennicle and Pocahontis. We're in central WV and ride all of hatfields a lot.
 
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We stayed at the wagon wheel, got gas in northfork and bramwell
 

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have never owned a rotopax and was skeptical about having 5 gallons of fuel right behind me that could blow up. I ended up going with the 3 gallon one and was amazed with it.
I don't think you would ever feel the difference between a 3 gal and a 5 gal explosion. :p
 

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Hey not a problem.............A...I just joined the site......And B....I was just joking.....no harm intended
 
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