RV Concept.. A Full-Timer’s Dream ?

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  1. scotjimland

    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    The design features solar panels on the awning and roof, incorporates hydrogen fuel cells as an alternate power source, an electric vehicle charging station for Segways and Vectrix motorcycles and an AquaVentus device, which literally pulls fresh, potable water out of thin air by use of condensation capture technology.

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    nice one jim .maybe you could do a self build .hee hee
    get in while the market is quiet . maybe adapt an old post office van .hee hee .
    i can lend you some sticky back plastic and a few egg cartons . cheers alan.
     
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    maybe ... :Laughing:

    I wonder if it recycles the black and grey tanks.. ?
     
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    Nice bit of kit that Jim, What about cost, that is the defining factor
    They do tend to be a tad expensive, not for the likes of me unfortunately:Smile::Smile::Smile::Smile:
     
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    thats a tiddler....looks no bigger than a Hymer. :Eeek:

    and probably 4 times the cost, if it ever saw the light of day :Doh:
     
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    Looks like the old Citreon vans from the 50s and 60s :BigGrin:
     
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    That's cool that is.:thumb:
     
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    .........Are you kidding me, it's great, unlike this............

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    Unfortunately, its in your dreams
    Jim
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    Based on today's technology , could the panels ever charge those motors?
     
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    A beautiful creation :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    looks great, would love something like it

    Looks great Jim, would love one.. would also like the money to buy one... but not being in the top earners in the UK it will only be a dream.. still very happy with my Winnebago.

    I once saw a green H van at Calais that had a cab over conversion, look real good.


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    If you could afford that would you really be bothered about fuel economy. I don't believe the puff about 'off the beaten track' I wouldn't reckon much to its off road capability.

    Recycling the black and grey tanks sounds a better idea than condensing water out of the air, just need a high capacity Nature Pure :Laughing:
     
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    they've stuck all the hi-tech stuff on but forgot one important thing......

    the hab door...... wouldn't want to use the passenger front door all the time with that narrow bottom step :Doh:


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    Recycling of grey water has been around for years. Even my old Tiffin had something that recycled the gray water for flushing the loo.
    The FFB that we now have has the separate flush tank and we fill that with filtered gray water.
    When you think about it very few things under the sun are actually new.
     
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    I love it I want one :thumb::BigGrin:
     
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    Oh bye the way Jim...I prefer the H van...Much less to go wrong.:Wink:
     
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    nice 1500cc petrol unit in the h series or a peugeot diesel lovely get it fixed world wide.
    some early renault vans were nice as well. all in the same vogue. or are we just getting old and grumpy .
    bit off topic but citroen had the worlds biggest car service station in the world at one time in their brook greene buildings near london. .slough was built vertually for citroen .
     
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    Oh blimey, the year we had Bessie, we saw an old split windscreen Citroen van for sale parked up on a bit of grass somewhere in the middle of nowhere. It had a bit of old cardboard in the window proclaiming that it was on the market and Pete was virtually in raptures. He said he loves them!

    I still don't know if he meant it or not .......... :Eek!: :Doh:
     
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