Not FG, but it could have been - Fiberglass RV


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 12-24-2015, 02:41 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Mike Magee's Avatar
 
Name: Michael
Trailer: Li'l Hauley
Oklahoma
Posts: 5,145
Not FG, but it could have been

A pretty nice RV, and if the aluminum had been FG it would have been even better. Someone put time and money into this beauty!
__________________

__________________
How much time do we have left? 2 Chr. 7:14
Mike Magee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2015, 02:50 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Donna D.'s Avatar
 
Name: Donna D
Trailer: Escape 5.0 TA, 2014
Oregon
Posts: 24,433
It certainly is nice. But the lack of windows in the camper portion would drive me nutz.
__________________

__________________
Donna D.
Ten Forward - 2014 Escape 5.0 TA
Double Yolk - 1988 16' Scamp Deluxe
Donna D. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2015, 03:53 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Name: Darwin
Trailer: 2002 19 ft Scamp 19 ft 5th Wheel
Posts: 3,030
Send a message via Yahoo to Darwin Maring
What a beautiful camper.
__________________
Darwin Maring is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2015, 06:04 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Timber Wolf's Avatar
 
Name: Tim
Trailer: '88 Scamp 16, layout 4
North Florida
Posts: 1,440
Quote:
Originally Posted by Darwin Maring View Post
What a beautiful camper.
I agree, but I am unimpressed with his step!
__________________
Timber Wolf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-25-2015, 10:16 AM   #5
Senior Member
 
Name: Patrick
Trailer: R-Vision Trail Lite
New York
Posts: 592
Donna D. ....you are so right !!! What was this guy thinking???...he spared no expense in creating this really cool camper but no windows???...like living in a cave on wheels...not nuts about his diesel kitchen either...Dracula would love it!!
__________________
Uplander is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-25-2015, 10:47 AM   #6
Senior Member
 
vintageracer's Avatar
 
Name: Mike
Trailer: Uhaul
Tennessee
Posts: 337
I am surprised about the no windows criticism of this RV from Fiberglass trailer enthusiasts.

Time and time again I read MANY comments on this forum from fiberglass trailer owners commenting about the small size of their trailer not being an issue since about all they do is sleep in the camper and not LIVING (spending time) in the trailer. Their time is spent outside the trailer.

Yes this RV does not have any windows. Having said that do you really think this owner is any different than so many of the small fiberglass trailer owners. He travels and sleep in this RV. It seems to me to be no different than so many fiberglass trailer owners.

Hard to look out the window when you are sleeping!
__________________
vintageracer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-25-2015, 11:27 AM   #7
Senior Member
 
Name: Patrick
Trailer: R-Vision Trail Lite
New York
Posts: 592
If all he planned to do was sleep why the kitchen and bathroom. Cooking in the dark with diesel sounds like a Zombie activity. After a few days in this unit depression just might become an issue.

I'll give this camper an "A" for exterior design (Cool !)
Give it the "Ray Charles Award" for interior lighting.
Submarine ventilation might make this safer.
__________________
Uplander is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-25-2015, 01:08 PM   #8
Senior Member
 
Rick Mooyman's Avatar
 
Name: Rick
Trailer: 1971 Boler 13' / 2013 Ford Escape
Manitoba
Posts: 962
Registry
Awesome concept. I have always loved vintage COE trucks. I would love to put a 16' Scamp on a vintage COE Ford Truck. He should have put in some windows. Even if you only sleep inside like most of us do, it would still drive me nuts on a rainy day if there were no windows.
__________________
Rick Mooyman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-25-2015, 01:45 PM   #9
Senior Member
 
Name: jim
Trailer: Escape 21 Nov.2016
Florida
Posts: 267
Registry
wallas stove

The diesel stove is a Wallas stove and heater so no other heat supply is necessary. They are used in boats ,RV's ,small cabins its from Finland when they work they are remarkable Some of the c-dory crowd loves and some hate them . The C-Dory line of boats has them as an option . I thought about putting it in our Snoozy but at $1500 or more they are pricey.They basically would do 2 jobs for you heat and cooking . so no propane would be necessary.Jim .
__________________
jennykatz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-25-2015, 03:03 PM   #10
Senior Member
 
DeanCHS1980's Avatar
 
Name: Dean
Trailer: Casita
Kentucky
Posts: 573
Registry
Very Cool! Love the craftmanship and unique style of this one of kind labor of love!

Dean
__________________

__________________
Laura & Dean | '05 Casita 17' FD | '09 Kia Borrego Limited V8 2WD
DeanCHS1980 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I know it is not a FG trailer but I have never seen stude Misc: Buy | Sell | Trade 7 12-26-2015 08:11 AM
Not sure what made me think I could buy a Boler and become a handyman...but here goes BarterBoler Modifications, Alterations and Updates 13 05-21-2013 06:02 PM
I am not new here but have been gone so long I feel like I am! jaye580 Hi, I am.... 3 05-29-2011 06:02 AM
It has been 4 years, but the reno is finally over ken h Modifications, Alterations and Updates 20 05-03-2011 08:25 PM
It's been a long winter but... Cyndi B. Jokes, Stories & Tall Tales 2 04-07-2011 07:02 PM

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:51 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.