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Old 11-24-2012
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Can a mattress be hauled on top of a hard fiberglass tonneau cover using tie downs tied to edge of tonneau cover?
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I wouldn't do it... it might damage something. BEST case senario would be that the hooks on the tie downs only scratch the cover.
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Could be done... but I would definitely expect some scratches!
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Yes it could be done. Just cover the tonneau with a blanket or something to protect it.

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I think I wouldn't do it....A goo quality mattress does need it.Covering with the blanket will be good option to go with.



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i would be worried about the force of wind acting against the mattress fulling on the hooks from the straps and cracking the cover
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