Place to hang things...

I figured that all those covered screws could be put to better use - so with some “D” rings for mounting mirrors or picture frames, I removed the caps, unscrewed the existing screws, turned the plastic cap “dish” over (so it acts as a spacer), put in some new stainless steel screws, and ended up with this: We have these all over the van now:

August 23, 2010

Front Curtains and Seat Storage

We wanted some curtains to allow us to close off the back of the van without closing off the cab. We used some parts from Curtain Tracks, and combined with Deborah’s outstanding sewing, we ended up with this: The list of things we bought to make the curtains (excluding fabric): (1) 3112 RECMAR 3112 Plastic Curtain Track - 8 ft. Color: Black (4) 3091Y RECMAR 3091 Snap Tape - Yard Color: Black (4) 3115 RECMAR 3115 Curtain Track End Cap Color: Black (2) 3070 RECMAR 3070 Snap Carrier Color: Black Everything just screws into place (of course, your mileage may vary!...

August 23, 2010

Upper kitty “bunk”

Our modified upper bunk, complete with tent! We removed the stock upper bunk, including the metal bars that ran across the rear of the bunk - this left 2 unsightly brackets that we covered with cedar 2x2’s. We then cut a piece of 3/4 inch birch plywood to fit, carpeted the top with short pile nylon carpet, then finished the edge with aluminum angle. This provides a great place for Flea to hang out whenever the top is up....

August 23, 2010

95 EuroVan Camper

Accessories and modifications Fanchers poptop insulation 2 awnings - one on each side - Fiamma and ShadyBoy Window insulation Metal vents for cab windows (similar to these) Stowaway2 “swing-away” Cargo Box Fiamma 2 bike rack Window, sliding door, and rear hatch screens (original accessories) Full bra GoWesty luggage rack bag Front luggage rack box Brandrup seat back pockets - available in Europe Curt trailer hitch with wiring 30 degree propane fill adaptor Dash cover Cargo area carpet Rain deflectors for cab windows Tinted cab windows Leather wrapped steering wheel Propane tank cover (no longer made) Heater insect screens MaxxAir fan External switched 12 volt outlet Solar panel input Dual 6 volt batteries Progressive Dynamics converter/charger SeeLevel tank gauges Sink faucet with integral pump switch LED interior lights Larger wood “food cabinet” Upper shelf Platform bed/rear bench seat with drawers Custom edited and bound service manuals Victron battery gauge with Bluetooth adapter Curtains behind driver and passenger seats Furnace thermostat High altitude fridge kit Fridge indicator lights (shows fuse condition and flashes when operating on 12 volts) Rear storage hatch Wood cover over stove Wood table and mini table Mice screens over rear vents behind bumper Photos

August 15, 2004