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Old 05-17-2016, 06:46 PM   #721
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Clear epoxy coating will work. So will applications of lemon juice or Kool-Ade.
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Old 05-18-2016, 03:33 PM   #722
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Goofing around with the panel stuff. I'm finding steel framing affords a lot of flexibility for interesting ways to connect stuff.


Precision cutting plywood sucks. I hate working with wood.


Got the last interior surfaces on the bed area. This was a pain in the butt too, because of tight clearances and the need to ensure that everything is laid down flat. This will become a set of shelves for the kids stuff, I have place 9" deep x 74" wide by about 30" tall for each of the 4 bunks. Some sort of shelf with bungie netting to hold things in probably.


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Old 05-18-2016, 06:32 PM   #723
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I really like that sheeting as long as its not temperature sensitive.. some of thos plastics bother me because of the amount they expand and contract due to temperature.. or in real high temperatures dont hold their rigidity well.. but with your metal frames you should be solid enough..

it does have a nice clean look...
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Old 05-18-2016, 07:43 PM   #724
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The sheeting lasted through last summer with no ill effect. Because I am fastening it with rivets every 12 x 16 inches, and double taping it on all seams, it's not really going anywhere.



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I really like that sheeting as long as its not temperature sensitive.. some of thos plastics bother me because of the amount they expand and contract due to temperature.. or in real high temperatures dont hold their rigidity well.. but with your metal frames you should be solid enough..

it does have a nice clean look...
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Old 05-18-2016, 07:46 PM   #725
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yes that sounds like the way to do it.. you are hitting it often enough and have it trimmed out.. good way to do it!
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Old 05-18-2016, 08:27 PM   #726
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aaronsb, was that TC2000 RE your first bus?
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Old 05-18-2016, 10:26 PM   #727
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Yes, and I've stayed in a Holiday Inn Express

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Old 05-18-2016, 11:17 PM   #728
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Continental breakfast and bad coffee?
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Old 05-19-2016, 12:51 AM   #729
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I love that waffle machine where you dispense the batter into the paper cup, then pour it into the waffle, close the lid and spin it over, and the digital timer magically starts counting down.

I looked into buying one once but they are really expensive.

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Yeah, that was the favorite item of my Xs. It is amazing how much a waffle can cost when you only use the waffle machine a couple times a year.

There's so many people that chose a long bus like yours as their first bus. I've only had one 40 footer and it was a pain for driving and parking in town. But then I didn't stay at a Holiday Inn.
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