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Old 10-03-2011, 11:27 PM   #31
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Remove the lead, turn on the ignition and see which gauge/warning loght doesn't come on.
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Old 10-27-2011, 01:09 PM   #32
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We've started researching water tanks. It looks like there are different varieties of thickness out there and it seems to correlate with price. The more expensive are 1/4" - 3/8" thick and the less expensive are 1/8" thick and seem to be almost about half the cost. Anyone have advice on tanks?
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Old 12-01-2011, 04:54 PM   #33
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Still making progress...

We remodeled our living room several years ago and put the old paneling up in the attic. It's been sitting up there for years waiting for us and we finally found a use for it!


Shower pan!


Building the bench/sofa/storage, thing.
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Old 12-01-2011, 04:56 PM   #34
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Another view...


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Old 12-01-2011, 05:19 PM   #35
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Seating/Storage construction looks great
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Old 12-02-2011, 06:19 AM   #36
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As for water tanks have thought of making them out of large diameter pvc water pipe?
You could also sling them under the bus in any size and length you needed.
Break one and stop at any large hardware store to buy parts and make a replacement?
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aww you took off the cages!! id so have left them on!!
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As for water tanks have thought of making them out of large diameter pvc water pipe?
You could also sling them under the bus in any size and length you needed.
Break one and stop at any large hardware store to buy parts and make a replacement?
Down side to a cylinder is that you lose capacity compared to a flat sided storage device. You are basically sticking a round tube in a square hole (the rectangular space under a bus... if you box in). don't forget ti insulate your holding tanks. Heat off the paved roads in the summer while will "cook" anything in your tanks. Up side to that is you may be able to take a hot shower without any additional heating of water... any you may have to dump your holding tanks less often. NOT a good thing!
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As for water tanks have thought of making them out of large diameter pvc water pipe?
You could also sling them under the bus in any size and length you needed.
Break one and stop at any large hardware store to buy parts and make a replacement?
This one usually hits just about everybody at first, uses up a few bar napkins and moves on ... Lorna nailed it post before last.
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Old 02-24-2012, 08:03 PM   #40
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Well it's been a few months since I posted anything, but we are still here!

We got a little painting done, put up a couple of walls and the bunks are almost done. Oh, and we put in keyless entry! No more climbing in through the back door!





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