I chose built in. Installed right next to breaker box. Sure, if it takes a hit I have to consider wiring around it temporarily. What I don't like about pedestal type is a poor receptacle can damage male plug not enough pigtail to easily repair? And you added additional connection points to your cord.
2005 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L 6 Speed
16" Michelins, Hi Spec Wheels, Max Brake, Carslile Actuator, Equal-i-zer, Dill TPMS. Campfire cook.