Just took the van out for a spin on St. Augustine beach, what a view! The fresh breeze, relaxing waves, and warm sun. Nothing like some fresh adventures.
Here is the old green van at Anastasia State Park in St. Augustine Florida…. back in late 1980. See the “inspiration” page here on the website to learn more about the green van.
Just spending some quality time in nature…
Time to protect those rubber seals! Vehicle doors have specialized rubber seals that are meant to keep the rain and elements out. With a custom van, keeping the rain out is key to protecting the interior from mold, damage, and
This weekend was great for engine maintenance. I changed the oil, changed the power steering fluid, added wiper fluid, adjusted the tire pressure, and gave the whole van a good soap and water wash. Now waiting for parts to arrive
So I got tired of having the sun bake my interior and turning my van into scorching greenhouse inferno. So I bought a roll of refrectix insulator and got to work making 3 sun shades. Why 3? one for windshield,
SO i was parking at a multi-layer parking structure, and I thought I was not going to make it due to height clearance. My fan-tastic fan when closed only allows about 1.5 inches of clearance to the upper floor! I
So one day I am spending a minute in my bed, when it starts raining. While the rain drops started ot pound on the roof, generating that familiar sound, I noticed something was amiss. There was moisture in the rear
Lunch Time! First full lunch in the van, and it’s It’s Pollo Tropical! Very comfortable accommodation, great ambiance. This was in the parking lot of my local vehicle registration and tag center. Being able to enjoy a comfortable meal in
Nothing like observing the incredible total solar eclipse of 2017 form the comfort of the van! Here we use a welders mask to protect our eyes, and then look through the fantastic fan roof vent! The view was amazing! Below
Time to update the sealant on the roof vent. Adding some fresh Dicor self leveling lap sealant to make sure the water says out. Applying generous amounts of sealant ensures that the seal will last over time. This sealant is
Lunch at Wendy’s, pro vanner style. Don’t like the restaurant seating? Bring your own dining room!
Just relaxing at the park, after a fresh wash and wax. It’s a hot day out, but the effective insulation, and airflow provided by the fan-tastic roof fan, It’s surprisingly cool inside! That’s the key, you gotta have both good
Hey look! There goes beaker in the van!