How have you improved your Eggcamper? - Fiberglass RV


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 09-07-2012, 08:56 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Name: Ryan
Trailer: EggCamper
Michigan
Posts: 5
How have you improved your Eggcamper?

Hello all,
I am picking up my Eggcamper next Friday, and would like to hear what others have done to improve their Eggcampers. Any improvement ideas big or small would be appreciated. Thanks, Ryan
__________________

__________________
Ryan in Mi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2012, 06:35 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
Ron F's Avatar
 
Name: Ron
Trailer: Eggless for now.
Formerly NH, now full timing
Posts: 405
Registry
Ryan,

Congratulations! We've had our EggCamper for several years and it's great.

Closet shelving is a good start. If you have the permanent bed version, underbed clothes storage is great. Here's a link to some of my mods: Recent Updates for the EggCamper .
Another good mod is to replace the original roof vents with MaxxFans. They are very quiet.
Ron
__________________

__________________
Ron F is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2012, 09:12 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
Donna D.'s Avatar
 
Name: Donna D
Trailer: Escape 5.0 TA, 2014
Oregon
Posts: 24,433
Hi Ryan, welcome to FiberglassRV. I think you'll find a lot of creature comforts and modifications are doable no matter what the brand. For instance if you see something you like that was done in a Casita, check it out and see if you can apply or modifiy to suit your EggCamper needs.

Once again,
__________________
Donna D.
Ten Forward - 2014 Escape 5.0 TA
Double Yolk - 1988 16' Scamp Deluxe
Donna D. is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2012, 09:55 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
cpaharley2008's Avatar
 
Name: jim
Trailer: 2016 2ndGen Escape19 Prairie Schooner pulled by 2014 Dodge Ram Hemi Sport
Pennsylvania
Posts: 6,398
Registry
I installed a wood floor, added extra 12v and switched to all LED's and added more LED's, dual batteries and solar. Installed fan upgrade, reversed all the overhead cabinet to drop down, installed a Marinco external hookup and finally an awning.
This should keep you busy over the winter- don't forget a cover.
Attached Thumbnails
DSC00787.jpg   DSC00789.jpg  

DSC00807.jpg   DSC00833.jpg  

__________________
cpaharley2008 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2012, 09:56 AM   #5
Senior Member
 
cpaharley2008's Avatar
 
Name: jim
Trailer: 2016 2ndGen Escape19 Prairie Schooner pulled by 2014 Dodge Ram Hemi Sport
Pennsylvania
Posts: 6,398
Registry
two more
Attached Thumbnails
DSC00940.jpg   DSC02297.jpg  

__________________
cpaharley2008 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2012, 12:37 PM   #6
Senior Member
 
Name: Marsha
Trailer: Oliver
Michigan
Posts: 204
Registry
Jim, did you install the valances or did the EggCamper come with them? If you installed, would you mind sharing how? Thanks.
__________________
Marsha D is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2012, 01:08 PM   #7
Senior Member
 
cpaharley2008's Avatar
 
Name: jim
Trailer: 2016 2ndGen Escape19 Prairie Schooner pulled by 2014 Dodge Ram Hemi Sport
Pennsylvania
Posts: 6,398
Registry
tape and velcro on foam backing
__________________
cpaharley2008 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2012, 07:14 PM   #8
Junior Member
 
Name: Ryan
Trailer: EggCamper
Michigan
Posts: 5
Ron, the shelves in the closet are great, I think that would be a great place for me to start. I also like the idea of the drawers in the kitchen area.

Donna ,you are absolutely right, I welcome any ideas and helpfull tricks

Jim, I think I will add an extra 12v outlet as well. Great idea!

Thanks to all for sharing your ideas. I can't wait to get my hands on my new trailer!
__________________
Ryan in Mi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2012, 03:12 PM   #9
Junior Member
 
Name: Schnoodydo
Trailer: Egg Camper
Alabama
Posts: 13
What awning did you get for the Egg? I did not know how to attach one.
__________________
schnoodydo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2012, 06:19 PM   #10
Senior Member
 
cpaharley2008's Avatar
 
Name: jim
Trailer: 2016 2ndGen Escape19 Prairie Schooner pulled by 2014 Dodge Ram Hemi Sport
Pennsylvania
Posts: 6,398
Registry
Quote:
Originally Posted by schnoodydo View Post
What awning did you get for the Egg? I did not know how to attach one.
Contact Jim Palmer @ EggCamper- he has the kit.
__________________
cpaharley2008 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2012, 08:16 PM   #11
Senior Member
 
MinnesotaJill's Avatar
 
Name: Jill
Trailer: Eggcamper
Minnesota AND Florida
Posts: 105
Registry
what we have done to our eggcamper ... so far

we painted cabinets, added knobs, made new cushions and curtains, added 2 new fantastic vents, repaired sewer lines, reset sink, covered headboard, cleaned dog and cat hair out of every possible nook and cranny (PO and I am allergic), added magnetic knife holder, LED bulbs to replace in all light fixtures. still need to do some closet organizing and under bed storage solutions. i'm there will be more things I want to do as time rolls along. we are on our way from minnesota to florida to see if we can live in this small space and not kill each other. plus, i will be working from the camper (computer stuff).
Attached Thumbnails
P9220007.jpg   P9220008.jpg  

P9220009.jpg   P9220010.jpg  

__________________
MinnesotaJill is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2012, 08:20 PM   #12
Senior Member
 
MinnesotaJill's Avatar
 
Name: Jill
Trailer: Eggcamper
Minnesota AND Florida
Posts: 105
Registry
more pics

more pics
Attached Thumbnails
P9220011.jpg   P9220012.jpg  

P9220013.jpg   P9220016.jpg  

__________________
MinnesotaJill is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2012, 08:21 PM   #13
Senior Member
 
Name: Linda
Trailer: Burro 13'. 1982
Montana
Posts: 286
Wow! That sure looks nice! Is that tile backsplash put right on the fiberglass? Your unit is much bigger than mine......
__________________
Lfoxmont is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2012, 08:28 PM   #14
Senior Member
 
MinnesotaJill's Avatar
 
Name: Jill
Trailer: Eggcamper
Minnesota AND Florida
Posts: 105
Registry
The PO added the tile. Yes he glued it right on to the fiberglass so I have to love it because I don't think I can change it!
__________________

__________________
MinnesotaJill is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
eggcamper


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
New From EggCamper? Ray N General Chat 5 03-01-2011 08:34 PM
EggCamper artspe Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 39 11-19-2008 08:56 AM
Checklist 8.0 -New and Improved- Frederick L. Simson Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 7 05-07-2008 11:53 AM
Aerodynamics and Improved Fuel Efficiency peterh General Chat 11 04-25-2008 09:54 AM
Has anyone improved their icebox? Cory Hilby Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 16 10-02-2007 05:38 AM

» 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 10:56 PM.


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