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by Mike
March 6th, 2019, 10:22 pm
Forum: For sale/needed
Topic: Happijack broken motor
Replies: 2
Views: 350

Re: Happijack broken motor

you can buy spares from Happijac in USA but of course you have to pay shipping and duty. having said that its a small part so shouldnt cost too much to ship. good luck
by Mike
July 23rd, 2018, 5:42 pm
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: Fitting Heki Midi skylight
Replies: 34
Views: 5076

Re: Fitting Heki Midi skylight

nice job and great description. the extra light and air is good in summer.
by Mike
June 15th, 2018, 9:39 am
Forum: New members, say hello
Topic: Newbie in Devon
Replies: 9
Views: 2028

Re: Newbie in Devon

Hi John, welcome to the group. SBS adventures are certainly a supplier of demountable along with NSR leisure, Nolan. Who is going to the meet up next weekend in Pembrokeshire, why not come along and see all the variants and have a chat. I'm in Somerset near Yeovil, so if you were ever passing and wa...
by Mike
June 14th, 2018, 9:03 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Bed-liner?
Replies: 3
Views: 1324

Re: Bed-liner?

Hi I use a bed rug which works well with camper and when needed to go to tip etc.
It just brushes off and rinsed out with water.
Cheers
by Mike
May 25th, 2018, 4:36 pm
Forum: Chitter chatter happens here
Topic: Ever seen the Google-man? (now including me)
Replies: 7
Views: 1400

Re: Ever seen the Google-man?

Thanks Zildjian, if anyone wants one she can make more £10 plus postage
by Mike
April 22nd, 2018, 8:20 am
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: SKarosser Copy Scratch Home build?????
Replies: 411
Views: 68237

Re: SKarosser Copy Scratch Home build?????

The ranger tailgate is just 4 bolts on the hinges. Looks like you have a mk3?. It's very easy. It is quite heavy but I just rest it on an old stool which happens to be right height. And that also helps when putting it back on. Once you take it off first time and then lube the bolts next time is a ci...
by Mike
April 19th, 2018, 9:29 pm
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: SKarosser Copy Scratch Home build?????
Replies: 411
Views: 68237

Re: SKarosser Copy Scratch Home build?????

Thanks, i can't claim I chose the pattern, that's my wife's area of expertise!! The plastic sheet is from a facia and guttering shop. Pretty inexpensive and I built a washroom cabinet as well from the couple of boards I bought. Lightweight to boot. Having extra knee room let's say when your manoeuvr...
by Mike
April 19th, 2018, 9:18 pm
Forum: New members, say hello
Topic: Broken leg motor
Replies: 7
Views: 2123

Re: Broken leg motor

The problem I had with mine was with the threaded shaft wearing out the nut in the leg as in the pic above. You could pull the shaft by about a thread or two in and out. Most of the parts are available from happijack but not that!!!, they were very helpful in email correspondence. The main issue is ...
by Mike
April 18th, 2018, 7:07 pm
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: SKarosser Copy Scratch Home build?????
Replies: 411
Views: 68237

Re: SKarosser Copy Scratch Home build?????

BTW Zildjian said you wanted ideas re a washroom door. I did extend mine I'm happy to show pics but I have difficulty uploading them to this site from my tablet. If you pm me I will e mail them to you? Cheers https://preview.ibb.co/gJoEWn/DSC_1590.jpg https://preview.ibb.co/d9SKxS/DSC_1591.jpg https...
by Mike
April 18th, 2018, 7:05 pm
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: SKarosser Copy Scratch Home build?????
Replies: 411
Views: 68237

Re: SKarosser Copy Scratch Home build?????

I think the thing is that the bars normally have weight pushing down not pulling up. When I did that on another canopy I tied rope round the window openings difficult to balance but it worked ok. The key as you say is not to let it hang too long.