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Old 10-04-2018, 08:59 AM   #1
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Little Blue Traveler (or OTG)

Starting a new Thread about our little bus. It's been in the same configuration for a little bit and it's time for some upgrades. We recently bought a full size bus started work on it and then realized the shorty was all we needed for now. Time to install a battery Bank, inverter, some solar, fridge, etc. Here is the link to our original thread.

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First on our list of bus enhancements is to build a rack to hold for 6 volt golf cart batteries under the bus. Looking forward to doing that in the next few weeks.
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Old 10-04-2018, 11:10 AM   #2
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looking forward to this
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Old 10-11-2018, 04:33 AM   #3
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Looking forward to seeing the changes next month!
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Old 10-15-2018, 12:10 PM   #4
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Turns out a trip to the junkyard was super productive. My friend Josh helped me score a 1989 12v or 110v fridge for $20, I found a newer drivers side door for $50, and Josh got nice bucket seats for $20 each. I also picked up some angle iron to make my battery box. Hope to start on that last weekend in October. Great thing about the blue being spray paint is its easy to color match the new door. 1012181240_HDR.jpegIMG_20181012_205033_592.jpeg1013181153.jpeg1013181232.jpeg1013181638.jpeg
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Old 10-15-2018, 12:53 PM   #5
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Door looks great! I'm about halfway through mounting the new passenger seat onto the swivel platform. Next sunday I should get that done!
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Old 10-15-2018, 09:21 PM   #6
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Nice scores!
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Old 10-15-2018, 09:22 PM   #7
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Turns out a trip to the junkyard was super productive. My friend Josh helped me score a 1989 12v or 110v fridge for $20, I found a newer drivers side door for $50, and Josh got nice bucket seats for $20 each. I also picked up some angle iron to make my battery box. Hope to start on that last weekend in October. Great thing about the blue being spray paint is its easy to color match the new door. Attachment 26532Attachment 26533Attachment 26534Attachment 26535Attachment 26536
Keep up the great work! Love you guys/gals!!
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