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Old 09-27-2013, 10:30 AM   #31
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Re: Journey Begins - 1988 Crown Conversion

In my bus I wanted to keep all the water use on one side to avoid running any plumbing below the floor or through the frame rails. I also eliminated a second sink in the bathroom since the kitchen sink is only a few feet away. I know almost all RVs have a separate bathroom sink, and I can't for the life of figure out why that is. I can understand if you have ten feet and several spaces to walk through to get from the shower/toilet to the kitchen, but when it's literally on the other side of the door, what's the point?

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Old 09-27-2013, 12:31 PM   #32
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n my bus I wanted to keep all the water use on one side to avoid running any plumbing below the floor or through the frame rails. I also eliminated a second sink in the bathroom since the kitchen sink is only a few feet away. I know almost all RVs have a separate bathroom sink, and I can't for the life of figure out why that is. I can understand if you have ten feet and several spaces to walk through to get from the shower/toilet to the kitchen, but when it's literally on the other side of the door, what's the point?
I agree, what I really don't understand is the S&S couches putting a sink in the bedroom when just on the other side of the wall is the bathroom with another sink
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Old 09-27-2013, 12:51 PM   #33
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I agree, what I really don't understand is the S&S couches putting a sink in the bedroom when just on the other side of the wall is the bathroom with another sink
I think the people who can afford to spend many hundreds of thousands of dollars on a motorhome believe that they should have every single amenity, even if the presence of those amenities doesn't make any sense. "For half a million dollars, I want three sinks. No, four!"
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Old 09-27-2013, 12:54 PM   #34
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Yep, just the kitchen sink in mine. I'll put hand sanitizer in the bathroom
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Old 09-27-2013, 08:17 PM   #35
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Man my bus is so big, I was thinking I need a double sink in the bathroom. Plus a steam shower, a sauna and a soaking tub.
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Old 09-29-2013, 08:53 AM   #36
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Man my bus is so big, I was thinking I need a double sink in the bathroom. Plus a steam shower, a sauna and a soaking tub.
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Old 09-29-2013, 12:30 PM   #37
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[quote]Man my bus is so big, I was thinking I need a double sink in the bathroom. Plus a steam shower, a sauna and a soaking tub. /quote]

Might as well add a bowling alley also
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Old 10-03-2013, 12:02 AM   #38
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GOT SOME OLD CROWN PARTS

A tow truck backed into our bus and dented the front nose panel. We found a school district client that was willing to sell us an undamaged one. Picked it up today. Also, we noticed that there was a dent in the rear two window emergency door. We got an undamaged one as well.

The fuel tank is out and is being reconditioned.

We are still in need of two Crown vent hoods for our vent pipes. If anyone has a source we would love to know.

The bus is about half finished with the sanding. We also selected the color for our headliner covering.

More to come next week with some photos.
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Got two of the vent hoods in stock...$500 each plus shipping


Just kidding my friends , there free to you guy's...they will need paint, but let me know and we will arrange to get them to you

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Old 10-16-2013, 09:00 PM   #40
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Nice Bus, I just scored a 1988 Crown pusher from Merced .Ca school district, I'm just north of you in Vacaville.
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