13' burro remodel with pictures - Page 2 - Fiberglass RV

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Old 05-30-2013, 09:59 AM   #15
Name: Jim
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Linda, the instruction manual for the Dometic 211 fridge can be downloaded from this page:
Fiberglass RV - Document Center - Refrigerators

Print it out and keep it in the camper, along with any other "how do it work" info for things like furnace, inverter/charger, etc.

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Old 06-03-2013, 08:52 PM   #16
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I removed all the gas fixtures and lines. I am staying away from gas and opting to put in a 12v system that will be independent of the 110v service. I will cook with gas outside and will be using a cooler in place of the fridge. Will be keeping the sink and hooking it up to 12v pump to small 3 or 5 gallon tank.
As far as your floor, I do not have any better way for you to look for the way the table mounted other then ripping up the carpet.

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Old 09-10-2013, 06:02 PM   #17
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Just wondering........did you keep the table? Or is the bed "permanent"? If it is, where do you eat? Outside?
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Old 09-10-2013, 06:05 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by ADK burro bret View Post
Day 1:
- Removed Shell from trailer and set on blocks.
- Gutted interior of refrigerator, water tank... basically everything...
- Started the process of removing rotten floor (need advise on cutting the floor away from external fiberglass shell as the floor and walls are joined with fiberglass, i am thinking grinder or dremmel). The interior shell was just screwed down to the floor and not fiberglassed in place.
- Removed front and rear windows ( I am planning on running long planks from front to back through the window openings to support the shell so i will not need to support the shell from the bottom. This way i can completely remove the old floor).

I am also looking for suggestions for the new floor. I assume i will need to install the floor in 2 or more sections due to the lip on the exterior shell that the wood needs to slide into. I am looking for advise on materials, how they installed the floor in sections, and how they joined them together keeping the sections from sagging.

I look forward to reading suggestions.

End of day one... Day 2 should be fun...

Iphone pictures uploaded upside down... sorry for the head tilt...
Sorry....my question about the table was for you......

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