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Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 03-10-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 16,233
Posted By slots881
I thought this way also. If anything, it'll work...

I thought this way also. If anything, it'll work in the vehicle just for road trips.
What I'm wondering though is if it's better to install an inverter in my vehicle so it will run off AC power and...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 03-10-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 16,233
Posted By slots881
So overnight on AC power the cooler came through...

So overnight on AC power the cooler came through and was able to produce ice cubes in the ice tray provided. I don't know the exact temp drop as I don't have a thermometer. Ill try get one in the...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 03-09-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 16,233
Posted By slots881
Um, we'll I just bought it yesterday on a whim...

Um, we'll I just bought it yesterday on a whim because my fridge stopped working. I haven't really thought about where it's going to be placed yet.

From the reading I've done, Mobicool is a branch...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 03-09-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 16,233
Posted By slots881
PSA: Mobicool A40 3-way absorption cooler

These Mobicool Coolers are currently on sale at Canadian Tire in Canada for 209.99 down from 299.99.

Mobicool 3-Way Absorption Power Cooler, 42 Quart (40 L) | Canadian Tire...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 08-08-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Here are some of the finished pictures of the...

Here are some of the finished pictures of the interior. All the cushions are finished. Shelves are stocked with storage boxes. Our maiden voyage is in 2 weeks, we're taking her out to Kelowna! I...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 08-08-2012, 06:18 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Thanks for the vote of confidence BigLew! To tell...

Thanks for the vote of confidence BigLew! To tell you the truth. I had absolutely no prior reno experience before starting my Boler. I learned wiring/electrical from some friends, the web, and...
Forum: Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 08-02-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,213
Posted By slots881
I used Interlux Brightside marine paint also. ...

I used Interlux Brightside marine paint also.

Here's a link to my paint job if you want to take a look:
https://www.fiberglassrv.com/forums/f56/my-72-boler-reno-51916.html
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 07-31-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Thanks! The countertop is just a laminate one...

Thanks! The countertop is just a laminate one from Ikea. I had to trim the backside of it because all the countertops I found were to deep to fit the Boler counter. I didn't reinforce anything as my...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 07-31-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
The rear cushions are finished! Only ones left...

The rear cushions are finished! Only ones left now is the front bench set.
They look good and are super comfy.
...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 07-23-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
The interior cushions are almost completed! We...

The interior cushions are almost completed! We have the rear bunk all finished up and now the fiancee is just finishing up the front bunk cushions.

I also just finished wiring up the battery and...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 07-23-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Hi Cheeky, The puck LED's were purchased from...

Hi Cheeky,
The puck LED's were purchased from Costco. They came in packs of 4 and operate wirelessly. Up to 20 pucks can be linked to 1 switch! They do take 3 AAA batteries, but I figured in my case...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 06-19-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Yes the cupboards were removed and then...

Yes the cupboards were removed and then reattached with Ss bolts.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 06-19-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Just a little update: Cushions have been going...

Just a little update:
Cushions have been going slowly.
On the inside, I've put up some LED lighting. They are simple stick on puck lights that run off AAA batteries. They can be pushed on, or they...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 06-01-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,725
Posted By slots881
Wow, thanks for all the info guys. I'm having to...

Wow, thanks for all the info guys. I'm having to go back and re read some of the posts multiple times because they look like gibberish to me! I thinkim getting the gist of it though.

Another...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-31-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,725
Posted By slots881
I was thinking about Solar, but I don't really...

I was thinking about Solar, but I don't really know how big a panel I'd need. Right now, I'm just trying to get the converter and fridge installed properly! :loltu

I haven't really thought about 7...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-31-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,725
Posted By slots881
Yeah, I have the DLS/IQ4, the installation manual...

Yeah, I have the DLS/IQ4, the installation manual for Iota isn't very helpful, and there isn't really a diagram for how it should go to my appliance. I was thinking of just getting a small AGM...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-31-2012, 05:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,725
Posted By slots881
Thanks Thomas. Right now it'll just be the Fridge...

Thanks Thomas. Right now it'll just be the Fridge running off the battery.
Question:

If I connect the + outputs, where do I connect the - outputs to?
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-31-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,725
Posted By slots881
I have my 110v Breaker box, but I don't have a...

I have my 110v Breaker box, but I don't have a 12v fuse box. Is that what I need also? My fridge is a Waeco RPD-50, DC fridge.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-31-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,725
Posted By slots881
Connecting Converter and Battery

I'm having trouble finding a proper diagram or instructions for installing my Converter.

I purchased an Iota dls-45 converter and charger
IOTA Engineering DLS-45 12VDC Battery Charger and Power...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-25-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Here is just a little upgrade that my girlfriend...

Here is just a little upgrade that my girlfriend added. The Backsplash! She picked out the colors which I guess tie into the cushion color.....
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-25-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Thanks Donna! That is something I did know about...

Thanks Donna! That is something I did know about paint. What I haven't decided yet, is which kind of wax to use. Any tips?
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-25-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Unfortunately, I don't know how the seams were...

Unfortunately, I don't know how the seams were done on the inside. They were done by the PO. I think it's just some "foam" like tape that they put over the seams.

Update, we've picked up the...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-25-2012, 04:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,960
Posted By slots881
ok, thanks for the info guys. It's good to know....

ok, thanks for the info guys. It's good to know. I'll probably keep on looking for another type of battery.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-25-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,960
Posted By slots881
I thought this one being a sealed battery would...

I thought this one being a sealed battery would be able to be stored inside without leaking fumes during charging. I can get these for cheap, and 110AH is pretty good.
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-25-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,960
Posted By slots881
Quick Battery question

Powerware PWHR12390W4FR
Eaton Corporation Powerware 390W (PWHR12390W4FR) - UPS & Power (https://www.costcentral.com/proddetail/Eaton_Corporation_Powerware_390W/PWHR12390W4FR/11115149/)

Can this...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-23-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,034
Posted By slots881
1. I used Interlux Brightside Marine paint. Most...

1. I used Interlux Brightside Marine paint. Most of the colors are generic, Red/Blue/Green/White/Black. There is a Yellow also, but they don't do different shades of colors, other than blue, white...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-22-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,129
Posted By slots881
Quick Converter question

I have a question on installing a power converter into my trailer.
Currently I'm running just 110v power from a breaker box with 2 15amp breakers.

I can get a 45amp power converter and charger...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-21-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
I used the roll and tip method. I first rolled on...

I used the roll and tip method. I first rolled on 3 coats of Interlux primer with sanding in between coats. I then rolled and tipped 3 coats of the Brightside with sanding in between the last 2...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-16-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
Installed the city water faucet today. Looks...

Installed the city water faucet today. Looks pretty shiny!
https://www.fiberglassrv.com/attachments/photobucket/img_308518_0_081556b9bfb32a779d82429d9cdd6ca9.jpg
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-15-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
To tell you the truth, I got it from the PO with...

To tell you the truth, I got it from the PO with the Diamond plate on the back.. I haven't really looked into why it was placed there. There is no damage to the inside rear of the trailer. It could...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-15-2012, 02:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
This is after 3 coats of Interlux Brightside...

This is after 3 coats of Interlux Brightside paint. I've sanded and then wet sanded before the final coat. Up close, it's not a professional job, but for the price I paid(probably >250 for paint and...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-15-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
I found a Waeco 12V fridge on Kijiji, so it'll...

I found a Waeco 12V fridge on Kijiji, so it'll make it's way into the Boler. I just have to figure out how I want to run the 12V system...

The inside was painted by my girlfriend. A cream colour...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-15-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
I Picked up this 72 Boler at the end of last...

I Picked up this 72 Boler at the end of last fall. It sat all winter and I waited for the snow to stop so I could start working on it.

The trailer came pretty tidy on the inside with the walls...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-15-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
https://www.fiberglassrv.com/attachments/photobucke...

https://www.fiberglassrv.com/attachments/photobucket/img_308186_0_d12f97d47d3988a61156828e61429d0e.jpghttps://www.fiberglassrv.com/attachments/photobucket/img_308186_0_d12f97d47d3988a61156828e61429d0e.j...
Forum: Modifications, Alterations and Updates 05-15-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,547
Posted By slots881
My 72 Boler Reno

https://www.fiberglassrv.com/attachments/photobucket/img_308185_0_e49717c6a21ae844735fe8d3c02d7761.jpghttps://www.fiberglassrv.com/attachments/photobucket/img_308185_1_c906cd5ab1723db878728d1942f0f74e.j...
Forum: General Chat 05-05-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,354
Posted By slots881
Sorry! This should probably be in the...

Sorry! This should probably be in the Modifications forum!
Forum: General Chat 05-05-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,354
Posted By slots881
1972 boler Reno

Hi guys, just thought I'd share my boler renos,

https://s1265.photobucket.com/albums/jj508/Slots881/Snapbucket/

Recent additions:
-3 power outlets with 2x 15amp breakers.
- under cabinet...
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