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    Ford econoline Quigley conversion or Chevy fullsize allwheel Educate me!!!!!

    The GM platform will ride better onroad all things being equal, and quiet a bit so. It will also ride better on rough dirt roads forest roads etc. Its generally accepted that the straight axle on. The Ford is better for articulation in tough, technical stuff offroad. I’ve owned both and would...
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    AWD Chevy 1500 Adventure Van

    Packasport here in Oregon makes a really nice roof box out of fiberglass. They are very low profile Profile as well. Could be worth taking a look at. https://packasport.com/
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    Goal Zero 500X

    I blew a fuse on a Yeti 400 unit a couple years ago after already owning it for a couple years and they took care of me at no charge. Their customer was service was great.
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    How to: Express Van engine replacement

    Nice! I’ll check it out later today for sure.
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    Looking for Source - Express/Savanna Nerfbars, Ladder, and Rack

    I haven’t but I like the look of those and the price seems reasonable. Nice to see another option.
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    Looking for Source - Express/Savanna Nerfbars, Ladder, and Rack

    I may be interested although I’m thinking I want a rear door ladder possibly.
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    Looking for Source - Express/Savanna Nerfbars, Ladder, and Rack

    Be interested to hear what they can do. I may be up for a ladder myself.
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    Looking for Source - Express/Savanna Nerfbars, Ladder, and Rack

    Almost certain it is now that I look at their site a bit more. I think I see that van here but at the very least it looks exactly like that rack and bars. https://www.ajs4x4vans.com/gallery
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    Looking for Source - Express/Savanna Nerfbars, Ladder, and Rack

    Great looking rig. i wonder if this guy does the work, hes out that direction. https://www.ajs4x4vans.com/
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    Where are all the 6.6 duramax vans?

    Great looking rig. Who did the 4x4 conversion on it? the 6.5 motors weren’t Duramax, they were pre the founding of the GM Isuzu partnership. It was either a GM in house or a Detroit Diesel, can’t remember.
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    Chevy Express Van DIY spare tire carrier

    Wanted to do a quick shout out to Scott. I’ve got one of his hoops mounted up and have since November. Works great for me.
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    Dually to SRW ...whatcha think

    Single contact patches in the rear allowing more pressure per is the best set up for on road snow and ice conditions. It’s a bit counter intuitive at first but spreading the weight out over multiples tires per actually allows to tires to slip more easily.
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    First post...first van. Update in OP

    Sounds like the makings of a winner to me.
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    First post...first van. Update in OP

    I’d jump all over it. Weldtec does good work, the spindles should be solid. Ask if it has their custom shocks as well, that’d be another bonus.
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