VW Motorhome Plans - Fiberglass RV


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 11-25-2007, 06:00 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Pete Dumbleton's Avatar
 
Trailer: Scamp
Posts: 3,072
Send a message via Yahoo to Pete Dumbleton
http://www.rqriley.com/minihome.html


Click image for larger version

Name:	VWminiRV.jpg
Views:	108
Size:	61.6 KB
ID:	10921
__________________

__________________
Pete Dumbleton is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2007, 07:26 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Donna D.'s Avatar
 
Name: Donna D
Trailer: Escape 5.0 TA, 2014
Oregon
Posts: 24,433
Old pictures, dig those hairdos

This topic crops up about the same time every year. Here's the one from last year!
Now HERE is an RV that's a real conversation starter!, Pretty kewl!

I'd rather have a Scamp Motorhome!

Click image for larger version

Name:	3_ScampMotorHome.jpg
Views:	97
Size:	27.3 KB
ID:	10933
__________________

__________________
Donna D.
Ten Forward - 2014 Escape 5.0 TA
Double Yolk - 1988 16' Scamp Deluxe
Donna D. is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2007, 10:17 PM   #3
Member
 
Trailer: 1985 Scamp 16 ft
Posts: 97
That's cute as a bug. But given the evil handling characteristics of an old Beetle, even without a shack perched on top, I think I'd dispense with the engine, weld a tongue in front, and use this as a trailer!
__________________
John Mc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2007, 01:42 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
LSChilders's Avatar
 
Trailer: Casita 17 ft Liberty Deluxe
Posts: 105
Thought:

Remove the upper body from an old VW Van (Bus), .. extend the length and reinforce as needed.

Build a Fiberglass body on this chassis.

Finish the interior to look like a Casita, ... with driving seats in the front.

Rebuild the engine to 1800CC with dual PICT 30 Carbs (Max jetted, of course), Dual external oil coolers with electric fans, and a stinger exhaust system.

Any takers on this project?


Oh, ... I have the plans for this "Mini Wago" Never got around to build one.
__________________
LSChilders is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2007, 06:04 AM   #5
Senior Member
 
CindyL's Avatar
 
Name: Cindy
Trailer: 1988 Bigfoot Silver Cloud
Illinois
Posts: 2,530
Registry
Get a VW pickup. You won't need to cut up a bus. We have a '68 baywindow sitting in our garage, waiting for the hubby to work on it. Then we plan to enter the VT and the pickup in VW shows.


CindyL
__________________
1988 Bigfoot Silver Cloud, "The Egg Carton"
CindyL 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
Old Bigfoot Floor plans LK Gray Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 5 05-10-2016 09:50 AM
Family Friendly Floor Plans Thane Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 101 03-09-2015 10:19 PM
Playing with Floor Plans Sharon G Modifications, Alterations and Updates 8 04-24-2010 02:27 PM
screen door plans? April Wilcox Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 7 08-17-2009 03:38 PM
Family Friendly Floor Plans General Chat 0 12-31-1969 07:00 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 08:43 PM.


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