Posts filed under: DIY Camper Mods

  • Bonded window on sliding door of ford transit
We recently installed a bonded glass window onto the sliding door of our Ford transit van and here’s how we did it.  First of all it seems that only vans...
  • custom counter top.
If your building your own RV you might consider building your own counter tops, it’s not too difficult if you know how.  There are a couple of secrets that I...
  • Dad's pop-top camper.
About a year ago my parents purchased a pop-top camper-van and it had a domestic house hold refrigerator installed.  The previous owners had built the camper and run the refrigerator...
  • RV toilets
The three most common styles of RV Toilets are: Portable Toilets Cassette Toilets Holding Tank Toilets Portable Toilets: These are the the cheapest option and great for small campers with limited...
  • Grey Water Tank,P Trap,Drainage
If you’re building a camper or RV you may be interested in adding a Grey Water Holding Tank.  With so many National Parks and other budget campsites requiring campers to...
  • RV Wiring and Solar.
Our  latest RV is a 2007 Ford Transit Van, extra long wheel base – we bought it as an empty shell (an ex work van) and we completely outfitted it with...
  • RV Plumbing and Drainage
So your ready to attempt the plumbing in your camper,  you’ve probably put some flooring down and built some nice cabinets.  Now you have to figure out what parts to...
  • Narva 70 amp Relay
How to install a 12 volt automotive relay to power a 3 way camper refrigerator. In this post I don’t just want to show you how to hook up a...
  • Fiamma 28 Roof Vent
Last year I installed a couple of Fiamma 28 RV roof hatches on my Ford Transit Camper Van.  I bought these RV roof hatches in Australia but the instructions are...
  • RV Refrigerator Cooling fan.
Add a Cooling Fan to your 3 way RV Refrigerator Some gas /electric RV fridges can have trouble keeping cold on hot days and there is a fairly simple modification...