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I've been thinking about getting a camper/tent for my R1T and from the photos I've seen Rivian has used Tepui tents with the R1T.

Has anyone used Tepui tents before? Are they worth getting or is there another brand that's better for roof tents? On the flip side of that, what kind of campers do you think would be good for a R1T?
 

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I personally haven't used them before but there are a lot of reviews of them on YouTube that your should check out. I've been in a couple of Yakima campers before and I had no complaints with them.

 

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This is much more heavy duty compared to Yakima or Tepui tents but would anyone look at getting a Kimbo camper on their R1T?

 

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How Rivian spaced the roof mounts is something I haven't seen covered much. For everyone wondering, this is what you need to know, directly from Zab Steenwyk, Rivian's Industrial Designer that had a hand in deciding how things like this should be spec'd.

 

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How Rivian spaced the roof mounts is something I haven't seen covered much. For everyone wondering, this is what you need to know, directly from Zab Steenwyk, Rivian's Industrial Designer that had a hand in deciding how things like this should be spec'd.

One of the important parts from that video is that the mounts/ports along the R1T's bed are spaced 36" apart.
 
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