Build Your Own Motorcaravan

Build Your Own Motorcaravan

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One way to become the proud owner of a motorcaravan or camper van is to design and build it yourself. Not only can you create a distinctive holiday home, but you can also control the cost. Whether you want to fit out a van, renovate a camper, revive an old model or build one from scratch, this manual will show you how. It gives hands-on explanations about electrical systems, water supplies, storage ideas and saving weight when working with wood. All is revealed in this practical book.
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Product details

  • Board book | 192 pages
  • 214 x 272 x 18mm | 879.96g
  • Yeovil, United Kingdom
  • English
  • col. Illustrations
  • 1844252213
  • 9781844252213
  • 118,547

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Written in a friendly and enjoyable style, and yet technically comprehensive. Individual requirements and the self-build approach. Acknowledging vehicle load limits; suspension and other upgrades. Implications of the latest European standards. External body detailing; the installation of windows and ventilators. Layouts, bed construction, storage and the distribution of weight. Special systems - water, gas, electricity, heating, refrigeration. Choosing and fitting appliances with full regard for safety. Appendix: specialist component suppliers, legislation, regulations, norms and standards.
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