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  • Solar Panel

    Peak power: 120W Maximum power voltage: 22.0V Maximum power current: 5.45A Open circuit voltage: 26.0V Short circuit current: 5.89A Power allowance range: +/- 5%   The solar panel is to be installed on the roof of the van. I went for a semi flexible panel as they are light weight and will easily stick to […]

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  • New Alloys

    I made the decision last year to fit some shiny new alloy wheels. We were driving over the Spanish Pyrenees and would be coming down the French Pyrenees, which involved going down some extremely steep hills and although I was using my engine for braking we still ended up pulling over with excessive brake heating, […]

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  • Cycle rack box

    My dad has made an excellent storage box which bolts onto your cycle rack on the rear of your motorhome. It is made from 6mm ply to make it very light. It adds a great storage place for anyone who is not using their bike rack and needs some extra space for your outside seats […]

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  • USB Power Sockets

    I bought some USB power sockets for the motorhome. I have fitted them both in the lounge area as you can see in the photos. These are a great accessory to the van. No more carrying plugin chargers that take up the mains sockets and we can now charge our phones and tablets when on […]

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  • Motorhome Ramps

    If you have a motorhome you will know how easily they can get stuck on wet grass. A couple of years ago in France we saw a van up to the mudguards digging in on every turn of the wheel. People tried to help using all the flimsy plastic tread mats which just disappeared into […]