The camper systems section includes detailed articles on various truck camper components, how they operate, and best practices for maintenance for optimal performance.
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.
Bryan Appleby reveals hard-earned lessons on RV solar panel systems and debunks battery and solar myths.
Here's a step-by-step Hellwig sway bar installation on our 1998 Dodge 3500 Cummins diesel.
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.
A.J. Rosenbrock talks about truck camper electrical systems and the five sources of truck camper power.
Rex Willett, President of Northstar, talks about the advantages of cassette toilet systems and their proper maintenance.
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.