Scamping Nomad - Fiberglass RV
Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-29-2014, 08:53 PM   #1
Name: Katie
Trailer: Scamp
Posts: 54
Scamping Nomad

Hi everyone! After years of dreaming about owning a Scamp camper, I finally found one that suits my current budget and plans for adventure!! I am an Intensive Care Travel RN who is graduating with my NP in Women's Health this September and can't wait to make this li'l gem my full-time portable home!! I'll be travelling the U.S. for work and outdoor adventure, while also taking time to volunteer internationally for medical missions, so my life as a nomad will become THAT much more exciting!!

Enough about me, let's get down to brass tax...the Scamp!! It's a 1998 13' Scamp camper with the storage/port-a-potty option. I'll be modifying it a bit to suit my storage needs (an outdoor adventurer always requires a very large gear closet and racks), as well as installing a solar panel setup to keep things charged and running while I'm "off the grid". I have little experience in electrical and plumbing, but have dabbled in fabrication, welding, and carpentry work. Given the right tools and creative inspiration, I can be quite handy!! This is my very first camper/RV so I'm looking to all my friends and family (including fellow Scamp enthusiasts) to help me complete these projects one-by-one!

I look forward to getting to know you all and being exposed to your put-MacGyver-to-shame ingenuity!!

Let the adventure begin!!

katidesc13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-29-2014, 09:35 PM   #2
Senior Member
Name: Darrell
Trailer: Scamp Deluxe 16ft
Posts: 316
Congratulations on your find
When and if we're full of advice... worth what you pay for it.
Best on your luck on your journey with it.

My 16 is loaded and over stuffed
Darrell in Al is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2014, 09:57 AM   #3
Senior Member
Name: Patti
Trailer: 1984 UHaul CT13
Posts: 451
Welcome to the forum and congratulations on your find. Make lots of memories and take lots of pictures. Post them here when you can.
keekers is offline   Reply With Quote


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
Was the Nomad Molded Fiberglass? Roy in TO General Chat 22 11-18-2020 09:09 PM
Retired Nomad Des Nolan Jokes, Stories & Tall Tales 5 11-15-2011 06:55 PM
2007 Nomad 150 LTD Ofchus Classified Archives 0 02-10-2011 12:30 AM
Time to get out and do some Scamping Adrian W Camping, Campout Reports 5 05-17-2008 10:27 PM

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

Reviews provided by

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:25 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions Inc.