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Old 06-19-2017, 04:12 PM   #1
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Floor Hatch

Hey everyone. Been a little since we've posted here. Just wanted to show out gas tank hatch. We have been reading from a lot of people whether or not to cover this hatch. We didn't at first since our bus is so new but we are familiar with Murphy's law and don't want to be way down the road trying to remember where the hatch is under our bed to cut a hole.

Here is how we did ours. It's turned out quite clean and it's a very snug fit. Hope this helps some of you looking for a way to make yours!



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Old 06-19-2017, 07:42 PM   #2
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That's really clean. Looks nice.

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Old 06-19-2017, 07:49 PM   #3
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That is a very nice job. Everybody is going to think you've got a safe in your floor.

When I saw this thread I thought it was going to be about a floor hatch that you could use to drop down under the bus, like an escape hatch. I'm not sure what occasion would make it necessary to exit the bus that way, but hey.
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Can never have too many escape hatches haha
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Old 06-19-2017, 09:50 PM   #5
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If this hatch is where people walk someone is going to get tripped up and hurt. You should not have any raised surfaces in walking areas.
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It will be under the bed.
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... yet you still made it nice and purdy. That's how I know you love your bus. Good job.
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Exactly!!! Thank you Marceps.
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I'm only in like with my bus. This one isn't pretty.
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That is a very nice job. Everybody is going to think you've got a safe in your floor.

When I saw this thread I thought it was going to be about a floor hatch that you could use to drop down under the bus, like an escape hatch. I'm not sure what occasion would make it necessary to exit the bus that way, but hey.
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If this hatch is where people walk someone is going to get tripped up and hurt. You should not have any raised surfaces in walking areas.
Damn near dead center for the fuel tank. That was my thought. I'm going to trip over that sucker before I remember it's there.

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It will be under the bed.
Really? Lucky. Mine is up front and will be the center of the "living room".
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