Camper Tech includes camper systems and camper maintenance. In the systems section you can find information on components and how to maintain them. The camper maintenance section is all about keeping your camper in good condition.
TCM coats the entire underbody of a truck camper with Alvin Rubber In A Can looking to create a flexible waterproof seal.
TCM experiments with a Goal Zero Yeti 400 Lithium portable power station and weighs the impact of lithium battery technology.
David Robinson of Roadmaster, Inc. explains everything you need to know about tow bars for truck campers.
Bryan Appleby, the Extreme Boondocker, takes us through the steps of installing a solar panel system on a truck camper roof rack.
TCM installs an air conditioner on their project camper. Step one was how to get the 90 pound unit on the roof.
TCM readers reveal their navigational preferences. Here are the best maps, GPS devices, and smartphone apps.
Truck Camper Magazine and Team Emerick install the Zamp Solar Controller, finish the install, and test the solar system.
Truck Camper Magazine installs a solar panel on their project camper and takes a big step towards camping off-the-grid.
TCM removes decals, deoxidizes filon, caulks, seals, and Seal Tech tests their eleven year old camper.
Bryan Appleby reveals hard-earned lessons on RV solar panel systems and debunks battery and solar myths.
Have you ever experienced that rotten egg smell? Here’s how to maintain your camper's water heater.
Here’s how, and why it’s so important to replace your RV Detectors.
TCM makes some critical safety changes to their propane system and tanks in an eleven year old truck camper.
A truck camper related report on new technology for truck campers from the annual Consumer Electronics Show.
Here's a guide on how to properly maintaining Happijac tie downs and turnbuckles, including winterizing advice.
Here's a step-by-step Hellwig sway bar installation on our 1998 Dodge 3500 Cummins diesel.
Don Payne, Happijac’s Product Manager, talks about how we should be properly maintaining Happijac camper jacks.
Doug Karr gives advice about the use and maintenance of camper slide mechanisms.
Paul Harris talks about how to properly use and maintain truck camper holding tank systems.
Call it boondocking. Call it dry camping. We call it fun, free, and a major reason why we love truck campers!
A.J. Rosenbrock talks about truck camper electrical systems and the five sources of truck camper power.
Doug Bakker gives advice about properly using and maintaining Rieco-Titan camper jacks.
Bill Ward, Owner of Hallmark RV, helps to demystify the safe use of propane and propane systems in a camper.
Rex Willett, President of Northstar, talks about the advantages of cassette toilet systems and their proper maintenance.
Mike Kernagis talks about how to properly maintaining camper seals. Get your caulk guns ready.
Paul Gibson explains the benefits of SumoSprings and compares their performance with SuperSprings and traditional air springs.
Paul Gibson of SuperSprings sets the record straight on air spring technology for truck campers.
Jim Tomblin explains how digital multimeters and trimetric meters can help you check the voltage and the amps in your truck camper.
With his deep knowledge of both electronics and truck camping, we talked to Jim Tomblin about camper batteries and truck camper electrical systems....