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Old 09-10-2007, 09:21 AM   #1
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Watson 1, so far . . .

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It's coming along.

I have to get some new pictures posted of the interior. We have two benches with seatbelts, and a table between. Two countertops (temporary until I find cupboards and appliances. Three bunks. One queen temporary bed. Portable toilet in bathroom area. 450ah battery bank and 3000w inverter. Bar fridge. backup camera. Coleman stove. We have used it with the family 18 days so far. all of those so called boondocking (no hookups)

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Old 09-10-2007, 11:03 AM   #2
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Re: Watson 1, so far . . .

It looks like your conversion is moving along nicely . I like the paint scheme.
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Old 09-10-2007, 01:44 PM   #3
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Moving right along and looking very nice, keep up the good work! I really like how your front door turned out too.
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Re: Watson 1, so far . . .

I also like that paint scheme. I might have to try a variation of that someday.
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Old 09-10-2007, 04:52 PM   #5
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Re: Watson 1, so far . . .

You're hubcaps remind me of a police car

Great progress!
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Old 09-20-2007, 08:20 PM   #6
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Re: Watson 1, so far . . .


Rick, your 1992 TC2000 seems to have an extended nose panel around the radiator -- a couple of inches worth. Mine is completely flat. What might the difference be? Factory Air Conditioning?
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Old 09-20-2007, 09:18 PM   #7
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Re: Watson 1, so far . . .

My Bluebird "All American" has that 2" panel you are talking about when others do not. In my case it is the auto shutters for the radiator that takes up the space.
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Old 09-20-2007, 09:23 PM   #8
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Re: Watson 1, so far . . .

Mine has that too... I removed it when I painted my bus, it's blue.



It has hinges and flips up and you check the radiator fluid, power steering and the window washer fluid. I don't know why some TC2000's have them and some don't... maybe if they have an innercooler?
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Old 09-20-2007, 09:44 PM   #9
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Aha! Shutters! Makes sense.

It wouldn't be the intercooler, because Millicent has one of those behind the flat panel.

Thanks guys!
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eh.. mine has no shutters...
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