Building Motorhome, saying hello and hoping to make friends.

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  1. Justice

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    Hi to anyone who takes time to welcome me. I'm looking to build/complete a motorhome to travel the 4600 miles around Great Britain, Ireland then Europe. I have bought an old coach to make into a home to travel new places. Possibly make some friends along the way. Just an introduction for now to any like minded people
     
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  2. Judge Mental

    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    welcome! quite a project :)
     
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    Sounds an interesting project. Look forward to seeing in either in progress or completed.
     
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    Welcome to Fun
    Good luck with the build.

    Mel & Lieve
     
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    Welcome

    Wow Sound like your mad enough to be happy here...
     
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  6. Justice

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    I have only made one other camper. Learnt from mistakes like in life. I find people who travel in motorhomes are always searching for more than what is offered in life and don't accept the lessor of the two
     
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    Welcome! A bus will certainly give you plenty of space, room for a full sized bath even! Good luck with the project.
     
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    I thought that! But the space goes as fast as time does. Thank you
     
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  9. Carol

    Carol Funster Life Member

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    :welc:Hi Justice welcome to fun, love travelling around the UK so much to discover, a good project you have there, if you look under the forums section scroll down you will find a self build section which may be of use. To get the most out of the forum it's well worth the £10 annual cost, you can often recuperate it with the discounts. Any questions just ask that's what the forum is all about.
     
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  10. Justice

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    I'm happy to contribute. Thanks for the help
     
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    Hello :hi: Converting your coach sounds interesting, have you got any pics you could show us?
     
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    Hi Justice, Good luck for your project, you'll get a lot of help on here, and if its a Coach job, you'll get a lot more advice on RVOC the sister forum of Fun keep us updated(y)
     
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    Welcome - we are mostly a tad potty on here so welcome to like minded people!
    Oh - and seconded for the pics!
    At all stages of the build(y)
     
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  14. Justice

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    Yes, I have.. I must learn how to show them ...shame on me not knowing :*-(
    Many thanks
     
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    Hi & :welc:
     
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    am i allowed to mention the self build motor caravan club as a great source of info on building vans www.sbmcc.co.uk
     
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    See you have joined J , good to have you aboard lots of forums and sub forums, Fun also (it's new) now has a group thing for people with different hobbies etc. eg,
    Running club / diet club /Kayaking lots more if there are of any interest you can join in, (y)
     
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    Welcome & good luck on your self build Project. Fitting out my sprinter took a year from start to finish just using my spare time ......A coach , hope you have many great friends to help.
    When researching mine , a came across a few self build coaches with wood burners fitted as the heating , brilliant
     
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    Thanks for that, I have joined here, paid my subs and hope to make a few friends, only so much space in my jar and too much sand
     
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    Yes I have bought a woodburner! a must I think for wild camping and living. many thanks for your help
     
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