Measure,cut, weld, paint,wire, order.....

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  1. American Dream

    American Dream

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    Crikey......

    That's all I seem to be doing at the moment.....

    Just hope we have a great Summer and it's all worth it.....::bigsmile:

    Could do with a stronger £ to the $ though.

    Any one else out there with a passion for self-builds / restoration?
     
  2. Sundowners

    Sundowners Funster Life Member

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    I would love to build another motorhome---have been far too busy with work last few years
    -------------------------NOW RETIRED-----------------and will be FAR too busy travelling to build one:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:

    Nigel & Pamala

    Agree with $__£ rates though Just bought a new 5er---- spending about 5 months in USA this year !!!!
     
  3. estcres

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    Remember the age old saying, measure twice, cut once.

    I usually do it the other way round and c??k up the task, then spend hours attempting to rectify the situation. Every task becomes a marathon:ROFLMAO:
     
  4. scotjimland

    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    I guess you must have ran out of RUBBER ROOF paint ..... :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:

    never mind, soon be summer and you can do again :winky:
     
  5. Geo

    Geo Trader - Funster

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    Its taking so long because you are doing everything in the wrong order:Doh:
    It should be
    Measure
    Order
    cut
    wire
    and paint:thumb:
     
  6. rainbow chasers

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    The recent Landy mot was like that - having welded up every hole, it is now damp as the water was previously happily flowing straight through! And there was me thinking I had bought one with good sunroofs that didn't leak :ROFLMAO:

    After that, I have the Spitfire to do!
     
  7. American Dream

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    Cheers Jim.....

    Still quite a bit left.....Glad I re-did it when I did.....

    This must have been one of the harshest winters in recent years...:RollEyes:
     
  8. American Dream

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    Crikey....

    That's why it feels like it's never -ending......Because it is------->

    That's why it feels li-------->

    :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:

    Cheers Geo..:thumb:
     
  9. American Dream

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    Mine's fibre glass....Not the RV .....The Rv is pretty solid...just a few small problem spots now mostly sorted/welded, painted and undersealed...

    Don't have the body rot problem...

    Thank Goodness..

    You're right...I sometimes think they are designed to "run-through" and by welding up those outlets the problem really manifests itself...:ROFLMAO:

    Buy a Hard top?
     

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