New Member, just converting my Van

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  1. Paul_Richardson

    Paul_Richardson Read Only Funster

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    Hi Guys,

    I've just found Motorhome fun, looks like a great forum.

    I'm not a motorhomer yet, just working on my conversion.

    I've been at it (part time) for two years, and plan on finishing it in the next two years, just in time for my retirement.

    I've got lots done, but there may still be questions to be asked, so bear with me.

    [​IMG]

    Here is a picture of what she looks like at the moment.

    Regards,

    Paul
     
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  2. Puddleduck

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    Looking very good from the outside.

    :welc:
     
  3. Silkcut1105

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    welcome to the fun my friend ,and make sure you send more photos of your van .
     
  4. scousebird

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    Hello (y)
     
  5. MikeD

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    Welcome to the fun

    The van looks great and I hope you finish it before you retire and have lots of fun in it. (y)
     
  6. Al-Di

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    Welcome,

    Alan + Diane
     
  7. Momo

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    Hi Paul and welcome to the Fun! (y):welc:

    You'll get lots of help from the experts on this great site! (y)
     
  8. Terry

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    hi and welcome (y) ask away ;)
    terry
     
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    Hi and welcome to the mad house good base vehicle for your custom conversion :welc:
     
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    Hi Paul, looks good so far... Welcome to the fun (y)
     
  12. Herman ze German

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    Took me 1 year to convert Herman and still tinkering with bits at the moment .
    Any help/advice you need just ask .
     
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    Hi & :welc:
     
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    Hi and welcome.
    A word of warning, though............
    They are all quite mad.::bigsmile:
     
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    Hi and welcome:welc:
    from the sunny south of Scotland

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    Only been converting it for 2 years, have a word with JJ he will explain why it takes several years to never get it finished, hee hee.
     
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    How dare you Sir! Casting an intergrity on my aspersion Heads will roll! standards must be kept!

    Lt Col Smethers (retd) 14 Sqdn Foreskin Fusileers (The Willy Wavers)



    Welcome dear heart you'll fit in I'm sure:lips::notworthy2:
     
  18. TheBig1

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    welcome to the madhouse....converted a few vans myself over the years
     
  19. Paul_Richardson

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    Hi guys,

    Thanks for all your good wishes.

    I've got loads of photos I've taken during construction, but I'm not sure if this is the right thread to include more of them.

    Here is one of our van the day we bought it home. [​IMG]

    Regards,

    Paul
     
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