Door panel storage

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J Alynn

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1st Year Member
Nov 14, 2022
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Two items on door panel storage. Make it flexible but able to handle up to a 40 ounce Yeti bottle/tumbler.
One thought I had was flexible or “accordion” slide panels that could stay semi flat when not being used but slide with an accordion panel system using bungee like cords that will flex to hold things like water bottles, travel packs, misc gear or sunglasses/spare shoes. If the arm rest is kept simple and linear-like the original Scouts it would allow a lot more storage space below. Having pockets that lay roughly flat would allow knee space for daily use but flex to hold items as needed. Maybe the front accordion could be easy to remove for aftermarket specifics but also to clean the pocket in case of dirt and spills


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Where you have the cup holder... front lower... that needs to be aluminum tread plate. That is the door BOOT KICK location...
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