Water heater install - Fiberglass RV


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Old 06-01-2006, 10:06 AM   #1
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I put a 6 gal. water heater in my 13 ft. 1984 Burro. Wayne
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Old 06-01-2006, 10:33 AM   #2
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Looks good Wayne Care to share the process for this mod, other's may wish to do something similar....
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Looks good Wayne Care to share the process for this mod, other's may wish to do something similar....
Sure Donna, I bought a standard RV 6 gal. manual ( not self lighting ) water heater,
then cut a hole in the side at floor leval,I set the heater in place and made a cardboard templet,then using the templet built a plywood box,or plug as it's known in fiberglass
to cast the peice, then using bondo body filler I filled in the inside corners to fit the heater door, took it too a fiberglass guy and he made me the glass piece, then I put it in place and glassed it to the body. Wayne
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Old 06-04-2006, 07:01 PM   #4
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Wow Wayne, that looks like it is sposed to be there! Wish Burro had thought of it!

That would be great for storage too.
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