Thursday, 8 August 2013

Bilko at Cheddar

Cheddar Gorge with my t5 ,
went to get a few  light trails but there was a total of 3 cars in the hour we were there !

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Sunday, 14 April 2013

Woohoo ! Saturday morning v5 arrived with motorcaravan on ! sorted 
a phone call to person who was sorting it definatley helped .


still lots to do ,but van is getting there now !

Saturday, 13 April 2013

Had letter from Dvla saying "send my V5 back as wrong class was entered "
so hopefully that means motorcarvan !! ?? i wait for new V5

Thursday, 11 April 2013


Waiting for DVLA to Register as motorcaravan .they said outside still looks like Pannel van ! so going for another opinon hope to hear soon !

Sunday, 10 March 2013

sending off V5 for change to motorcarvan . took some pictures these are what i'm sending.
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led's from ebay ,well everything off ebay ! shevles needed

still need to router edges and cover inside of cupboards

table on a hinge

still jobs to be done but a little closer .

Friday, 8 March 2013

not long now !

Getting there cupboards doors to fit ,handles.foam, varnish more photo sunday hope to finish then !
valcromat board £29.00 a sheet
measuring at least 20 times a must !

still need to router finish round cupboards

our homemade leccy panel ,wire in rear not conneted to panel don't worry !

leisure battery and charger
Next update Sunday the big push !

Wednesday, 27 February 2013

just a quick upload ,going well just waiting on cupbord front,doors, and also rear box to be built all electric in made a great panel will upload pic soon

its getting there

Smev looking good

waste water pipe

Wednesday, 6 February 2013

Frame work for kitchen and bed seat using 2x1

                                                                     bed seat almost finished

                    doors for cupboards and front of kitchen gonna get some Valchromat and let avon ply cut  to size ,save any wobbly lines !

update got bilko back ! westbury vw said header tank had small splilt on max line ,when temperture went up water escaped ! so fixed Good job ! more pictures tomorrow

Friday, 1 February 2013

Problem Already !

Had van 2 months now but been noticing coolant level dropping ,about 200ml over the last 2 months only driven about 500 miles ! taken van to westbury vw , i'll update when i know .
have got 2012 vw t5swb 28 sport !as replacement seems to go ok but bit thirsty! like the trip computer,i`ve not got one ,also hate the armrests, seatbelt tangles at one point thought rest was handbrake ! glad i got lwb it small back there .
here a picture

bilko going well on conversion started frame work for kitchen and seat will update when i get him back !

Wednesday, 2 January 2013

First Day Trip Sucess !

Portland bill ,did 9 mile walk ,van worked great and blue skies , first of many i hope ,back to work on conversion now ! finish covering panels then kitchen . :)