Camera trilogy part III

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  1. Techno

    Techno Funster Life Member

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    So having replaced the original dual camera with a single high level rear view and a single low level reversing, I am now replacing the 120 degree rear view with a 90 degree for a better sense of distance.
    As this van is now on it's third high level camera I thought it time to improve the mounting/dismounting situation by manufacturing a contoured fixing plate with cable grommet.
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    I'm giving the new camera extra layers of paint and will fit at the earliest opportunity.
    In future changing the camera will be a 10 minute job.

    Cam part I http://www.motorhomefun.co.uk/tech-...-view-camera-through-wall-fitting-part-i.html

    Cam part II http://www.motorhomefun.co.uk/tech-...view-camera-through-wall-fitting-part-ii.html

    to be continued...........
     
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    Continuation

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    The 90 degree lens is much better than the 120 :thumb:
    I am going to make my own sun visor fixed to the aluminium plate. the one that comes with the camera is shite and rusts like theres no tomorrow
     
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    As usual nice clear pictures Andy :thumb: a very neat job
     
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    Great job, but I would have run the wire UNDER the camera, so any rainwater will tend to run down and drip off. I'm sure the grommet you have used is o.k. but just my thoughts....
    Cheers, Dave:thumb:
     
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    It will still drip off one way or the other. Either way it will be under cover when I fit the shade
     
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    I've just knocked this up while it's raining :Sad:
    If I get any problems with light I'll try this extension but the picture is fine just now.

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    Nice job!
    Cheers, Dave:thumb:
     
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    Very good indeed - I can't wait for part 4 of this trilogy....:Blush:
     
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    That will be Quadrilogy part I :Rofl1:
     
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    You've just been watching too many Star Wars films - you should have STARTED with part 4:thumb:
     
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    Is hindesight like looking back :Laughing:
     
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    Loving your work:Smile:
     
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    I'm saving pics of your fridge cabinet repair until post France :thumb:
     
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    Part whatever number :Laughing:
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