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by willf
February 8th, 2020, 6:33 pm
Forum: Chitter chatter happens here
Topic: Swing Case
Replies: 1
Views: 157

Swing Case

Has any one used these? Look like a nice way of having some storage even when driving without the tail gate, and using that bit of empty space when the camper is on. https://www.4x4at.com/toyota-hilux-16-on-swing-case-tool-box-left-hand-side?gclid=CjwKCAiA1fnxBRBBEiwAVUouUpYYV9rZRxPN8_7pbxLI94e78kx3...
by willf
February 8th, 2020, 6:31 pm
Forum: Chitter chatter happens here
Topic: Allyback
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Allyback

Has any one fitted one of these?
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Can save 70kg and carrying the ‘tail gate’ with you would be easier, more storage space around the camper but does it raise the floor too high?
https://www.allybacks.co.uk/
by willf
December 10th, 2019, 10:14 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Weights and measures
Replies: 2
Views: 234

Weights and measures

So I have an S Karosser from the wonderful Nolan. It’s an EC6SH 2.1 My truck has a load capacity of 1045kg The camper i believe weighs 680kg The wife and kids weigh 100kg This leaves 265kg We are planning a minimum 3 month trip next year possibly longer round Europe. Bikes add 52kg Kitesurf kit 15kg...
by willf
December 10th, 2019, 8:42 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Insurance & where to get it
Replies: 106
Views: 66350

Re: Insurance & where to get it

Davies Craddock insured ours no problem. Just demountable on its own.
by willf
December 1st, 2019, 7:32 pm
Forum: Demountable campers for sale
Topic: Hilux invincible X 66 plate 2017 no VAT
Replies: 0
Views: 297

Hilux invincible X 66 plate 2017 no VAT

We are changing our truck, this one is demountable ready, all setup by Nolan with load hooks, air suspension and big pull out clearview mirrors. Original mirrors still here also. About 30000 miles. January 2017 model so will have first MOT january. Pm me with email and i can send pics. Its blue. Cha...
by willf
December 21st, 2014, 12:40 am
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: My Plan - I need help...
Replies: 27
Views: 16809

Re: My Plan - I need help...

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Like this! Close to what I am aiming at, in looks at least.
by willf
December 20th, 2014, 5:38 pm
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: My Plan - I need help...
Replies: 27
Views: 16809

Re: My Plan - I need help...

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tent packed up and covered in previous guise.
by willf
December 20th, 2014, 5:32 pm
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: My Plan - I need help...
Replies: 27
Views: 16809

Re: My Plan - I need help...

I tried the roof tent thing but in the UK you need somewhere to sit/eat/cook etc that is dry and wind proof. They would be ideal in Africa where you can sit out and be warm but when it is cold dark and wet and all you have is a bed it is not ideal. Hence the redesign.... The 2m MyWay tent is massive...
by willf
December 20th, 2014, 5:24 pm
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: My Plan - I need help...
Replies: 27
Views: 16809

Re: My Plan - I need help...

yeah only i was going to use a soft cover. I had a James Baroud roof tent previously that had a plc/vinyl sort of cover that attached with bungee shock cord to little nobbles as below, I intend to make a deeper cover for the tent that will attach in the same way to the sides of the canopy. see below...
by willf
December 20th, 2014, 11:12 am
Forum: Self builders & projects please
Topic: My Plan - I need help...
Replies: 27
Views: 16809

Re: My Plan - I need help...

http://i196.photobucket.com/albums/aa144/willfromsandwich/81281add-8d75-43e9-825d-fe898a45131d.jpg http://www.njaluminiumlinings.co.uk/high-roof-extended-over-cab-canopy-c-275-p-3-pr-16476.html http://www.mywayrooftents.co.uk/myway-roof-tents-product-information/SERENGETI-10/ So this is my plan - e...