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    DIY Composite Flatbed Camper Build

    Since you are over in Idaho, call FMI. They are in Post Falls and Jerome. They mold the Fox Blocks I use for concrete homes and I have had them cut sheets of foam 1 and 1/4" thick for our horse trailer. I even had them cut the Neopor for the higher R factor. I am not sure they sell to the...
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    "No More Projects!", says I. And then...1972 Superior 2200. Couldn't pass it up.

    I am getting a real kick out of this read. I resurrected a 1978 GMC Royale and faced a lot of these exact challenges. Yes, it had the "poop burner" into the exhaust and the hot water heated off the engine. I sold some of the original hubcaps on Ebay and went for some 16 inch Alcoa wheels...
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    Blue Bird for gravel travel, sleeps 8

    With the APU and the planar, you won't be lacking for heat, but with the Sask winters...
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    Cirrus 800 Truck Camper

    I thought for the closeout special $, they were pretty nice, but since no longbox version, they were off my list. I watched a series of videos from the factory and was pretty impressed with the build. I like the Euro style and the thinking that gets away from the 'traditional' propane...
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    96' Ford 7.3 diesel 4x4 with Lazy daze Camper ..opinion on value

    I would think any solid truck camper would be worth a minimum of 3-4k. Since it has been stored inside, it probably has not leaked and is not dry rotted (both of those conditions is what sinks them). My question about the camper is "where are the jacks"? Does it come off the truck, or is it...
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    Bundutec Hardside Campers BunduVry?

    CCH, I just don't see the value in having a ton of dealers. For those of us who have owned various campers, repaired them, etc. we know how things go together and are pretty self sufficient, plus we have our own ideas of what we want. When you are out in the middle of nowhere, what can a...
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    C5500 TopKick 4x4 Crew Cab Build

    Impressive Video If I did not know any better, I thought I was watching an Alberta Tourism video. Extremely well done and great drone flying shots! That young man is going to do quite well with that ability. Must have some good parenting!
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    1999 Freightliner FL60 Camper Phoenix AZ

    I am over the River in Camas and i have an FL60 as well. Mine is just a flatbed for the time being...
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    Can't find what I want so the build begins.

    Sweet Build Boxcar, great build and excellent restoration of the boat. I ran a Johnson Red/White 10 HP motor forever on a 14' Alumnacraft. I liked it because it was a 1958-just like me:). But I did not like portaging it-those old motors are heavy! Up on the shoulder with one of those...
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    DE VII - Big Skies Trip Report

    Nice Road Trip I enjoyed reading your road trip, and thought it was neat to get it from different perspectives. Friends of ours used to live in Dillon and Great Falls, so we have been in a lot of those spots. Next time in the area, hit the Elkhorn Hot Springs, north of Polaris. We went up...
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    1976 Ford F-250 Bug Out Camper/Utility Bed Rig

    "The truck was purchased by my father when he was in Highschool in 1982. He sold it to me in 2015 and it's been my work in progress ever since. The Camper was made by My grandfather and his brothers who founded Trail Haven Enterprises in Albion, IN during the camper crave of the 60's and 70's...
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    Trucky McTruckface - Overland Adventure Truck

    She looks good out in the real world. Hope you can dig up another work space soon. Got to be inside once the rains return-and that white stuff you get up towards Mr. Hood...
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    1 Bored Clerk's DIY Camper

    .Marine Plywood Where are you getting the Marine Plywood, over at the lumber place off St. Johns?
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    C5500 TopKick 4x4 Crew Cab Build

    Updates As it always does, Summer will soon conclude and all the kids will be back at school, so we are all looking forward to updates on your month long trip and other times you have used this awesome combo.
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    Another LMTV Build... (for sale)

    Subscribed. Curious to see what you put on the back of that bad boy!
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