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Old 11-21-2014, 09:59 PM   #231
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Re: the akitabus

Just a heads up. Bed frame material, while quite strong, is of a granular composition and WILL fail at weld points. It will be fine if it is bolted together but watch out for welding especially in structural areas. Jack
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Old 12-02-2014, 11:50 AM   #232
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Thanks Jack, Good to know.... I like both welding and bolting, because you can never practice enough drilling and welding.
My plan is to hang the whole contraption under the bus using all thread.

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Old 07-23-2015, 02:36 PM   #233
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New bbq

We created and place to hang the BBQ to the side of the bus, with a propane hook up just a few feet away on the underside right below the BBQ. Should work sweet.
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Old 07-23-2015, 02:42 PM   #234
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Old 07-23-2015, 03:18 PM   #235
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New Awning

Well, if you all remember I found a Sunsetter on the side of the road that had two burnt out motors, the company that sells fabrics and such had left it out as they did not want it anymore. We bought new fabric for it called Sunbrella... great fabric by the way (used for most all boat biminis)... plus it comes in many different colors.


Of course we cut down the valance after the pictures were taken..... nice thing about the Sunsetter awning is that it extends about 10.5 feet out.

Till next time.

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Old 07-23-2015, 04:26 PM   #236
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Old 07-23-2015, 04:30 PM   #237
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Well, if you all remember I found a Sunsetter on the side of the road that had two burnt out motors, the company that sells fabrics and such had left it out as they did not want it anymore. We bought new fabric for it called Sunbrella... great fabric by the way (used for most all boat biminis)... plus it comes in many different colors.


Of course we cut down the valance after the pictures were taken..... nice thing about the Sunsetter awning is that it extends about 10.5 feet out.

Till next time.

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you'll be pleased with the longevity of Sunbrella....
It's expensive up front, but it will outlast most others, making it cheaper in the long run.
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Old 08-08-2015, 06:45 PM   #238
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Old 08-08-2015, 10:39 PM   #239
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That awning is awesome. +1 on sunbrella fabric, its good stuff.
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