Well I had originally thought about building a sort of Chaser copy and had it all designed but the cost of steel has all but killed that idea. I happened across the "Kinda sorta off road teardrop" thread located HERE by 1speed and eventually found my way over to the Teardrops and Tiny Travel Trailers forum located HERE where I found another off road tear by an aussie named SteveF located HERE.
I found a trailer I liked called the Grasshopper and started in with some CAD work and came up with something I really liked. Here are a few screen shots and some construction pics from the last couple weeks...
Here are some frame shots:
New Harbor Freight Auto Darkening hood:
Anyway.... My goal is to have it done by next spring. I'll be doing side jobs and selling some surplus crap I have to fund the rest of it...
3500# axle 5x4.5 to match XJ
Sandwiched plywood walls with insulation
small 12v system
Wheels and tires to match XJ
Track width matches XJ
Sleeping area 48x76
Thanks for looking