To avoid this damp torture, I meticulously dry stuff out in the cab while the truck is running. The life of a long-haul trucker can be tough, even when they're not behind the wheel. If I was on the road for Weeks at a time I am sure I would invest in a conversion. Sleeping setup in your pickup. Truck Cab Extensions 6482 North Highland Blvd. I could do it in a pinch but would rather not. December 18, 2020 - Building a pickup truck sleeping platform can be very beneficial for, not only camping but for … Re: Sleeping in Truck. I do it for work, but you could live in a truck as a way to explore the world or just save money on rent. Here's how. Sleeping in the bed of your pickup truck doesn't have to leave you feeling bruised and battered in the morning. I cant find anything saying this is true so I was hoping one of y'all could help me out. Jan 10 2013, 10:44pm. Better that the foldout couch in the camper. It wasn't bad. Dot compliant crew cab berth f750 MblockerS posted Dec 29, 2020. 08max wrote:these new trucks are tough.But my last truck was a 94 silverado extended cab. For much of the year, I live out of my pickup truck in Northern Alberta. the backs of the seats folded backward on a slotted hinge which slid over a pin. Long time ago I was training for the Appalachian trail run and I was sleeping on the back of my truck on December-January in and around Lake Tahoe Ca. I had a small cast iron radiator and after installing a 4" deck plate on the wheel well of my truck I run two hot water hoses to a "boiler" made out a small propane bottle This is MY opinion and I am sure that many feel otherwise. You don't have to sleep on cold, hard steel with channels that feel like canyons on your back. When it's time to get some shuteye in the truck's cab, some of them have a scant 36" behind the seats in which to stuff a twin mattress, and there's barely enough room to turn around back there, let alone get dressed and undressed. Sleeping in my truck was happening on such a regular basis that i decided to mod my seats. i had a 40/60 bench up front. HOTSHOT BED REMOVED Okellychris posted Dec 24, 2020. Whats this I hear about sleeping in your pick up truck without a dot approved sleeper is legal now, Apparently the law has changed? Grifton, NC 28530 Phone: 252.412.3980 Email: lassiterb@hotmail.com Hours: M-F 8:00am - 5:00pm Building a pickup truck sleeping platform can be very beneficial for, not only camping but for use as a bug-out vehicle. here's a link so you can read it yourself: 393.76 Each state is required to mnake their state statues conform to the FMCSA regs and they do. 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