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Putting My RV Build on Sprinter-Source.com

I’ve started my Sprinter conversion thread on Sprinter-Source.com. I’m turning my empty cargo van into an off-grid urban stealth camper and mobile office. The first post has nearly all my hardware listed and why I chose it. This forum has … Continue reading

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Attracting Kids to the Van with Ice Cream

This past weekend I continued profiling my appliances by using child labor. My partner’s kids wanted to hang out with me more, so I looked for some structured activity to hide behind. Making ice cream inside the crazy electrical maze … Continue reading

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Riding Herd on Electrons

I’m transforming Junior, my Sprinter van, into an urban stealth camper and mobile office so I can live and work off grid anywhere. Junior has now successfully boiled water with his fully-wired battery pack! I can now use my tea water heater, coffee maker, computer and monitor, and other 120V appliances inside the van. This […]

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Converting Lead Into Tea – Battery Pack Alchemy!

I’m transforming Junior, my Sprinter van, into an urban stealth camper and mobile office so I can live and work off grid anywhere. Junior has now successfully boiled water with his fully-wired battery pack! I can now use my tea … Continue reading

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The Fallacy of Certainty

I’m turning my van into a stealth camper and mobile office. Once it’s done, I can live and work anywhere super cheap! The Good News: This $400 device that will let me use 120V appliances in my RV works! The … Continue reading

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Tribbles in the Tailpipe

I’ve mainly been quiet here because I’ve been frantically trying to get the months-old boost problem on Junior solved enough to go to Portland while it’s still, you know, SUMMER. It’s been a constant cycle of frustration as I fix … Continue reading

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The Path of Greasy Resistance

The Good News is that I don’t have to clean the Charge Air Cooler or go fishing for that resonator pipe gasket I lost into the system. The Bad News is that’s because the Charge Air Cooler has a leak. … Continue reading

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