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Old 08-30-2016, 07:56 AM   #51
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Lots of discussion centered around air conditioning. So here is a video I just did dedicated just to that topic. Certain to get some flack for my decision to remove the A/C, but I moved forward with what I felt would be best for my situation and intended use.
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Old 08-30-2016, 08:55 AM   #52
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the video wont show up for me.. but if you took it out nicely someone would for sure take it or parts of it and use it..

if you dont plan to drive it alot then theres no reason to keep road air conditioning... or if you dont mind sweating on the road till you get where you are going and have access to your conversion a/c.. lots here only have a/c when they are parked..

its all based on how you use your bus..

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I think you made the right choice Justin. And regardless of what others think, it's your bus so you do what makes you happy .
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Old 08-30-2016, 11:16 PM   #55
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That is a huge bulky system.

The ProAir LLC comment was excellent. You could have the efficiency of the engine driven AC and still be able to hide the condensers in useful spaces through the bus.

I think I agree, you don't need a system near that big, you're not going to be having dozens of people in the bus and I assume you're going to refit the interior with many fewer windows and better insulation.
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Old 09-06-2016, 09:49 PM   #56
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Finally got the bus moved to a new location! I was really stressed about finding a new place to work on the bus. I had called several RV storage places and none of them would let me do work on the bus at their location.

Finally a friend who lives out in Alvarado Texas offered their yard. Its a thirty minute drive from my house but I am relived to have found a place for the beast. Now I can continue with the gutting process.








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Old 09-07-2016, 05:33 AM   #57
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Congrats on getting it to a location where you can now start working on it. Another month or so this heat should subside which will make working on it easier as well.
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Old 09-08-2016, 11:54 AM   #58
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So I have been working on figuring out a floor plan. This is sort of what I am thinking. I want to close off the front door and move it to near the back of the bus.
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Very nice Justin, I like the concept. I take it you never plan to be in freezing weather, otherwise you're going to need to heat your gray/fresh water tanks?
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Old 09-08-2016, 12:50 PM   #60
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Thats a good point, I did not think of that. I wonder if insulting them would be enough in temperatures slightly below freezing?
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