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by DrivingDutchman
Tue Jan 21, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Testing the waters
Replies: 0
Views: 33

Testing the waters

Hi all, Tought to put some feelers out. I'm looking to sell Dora :cry: . But need funds to put towards a new future travel project. I'm not in a rush to sell, if it not selling just yet, it just means the other plans are postponed a bit. So to that end I'm gauging interest. Not sure about asking pri...
by DrivingDutchman
Fri Sep 20, 2019 2:25 am
Forum: Member's motors
Topic: Dormobile YSY on tour.
Replies: 4
Views: 992

Re: Dormobile YSY on tour.

Lovely to see a Dormobile in use.

Where do you keep the oz tent when driving?

Michiel
by DrivingDutchman
Mon Jun 24, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron
Replies: 10
Views: 1672

Re: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron

It seems the filler was not through and through, i.e. itwas used to hide dents, which is nearly as bad as these areas are weakened, hense the breaking at some point. But it us looking better already. Just need to slap on some oxide and then some paint. Was a but if work involved getting it to fit an...
by DrivingDutchman
Sat Jun 22, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron
Replies: 10
Views: 1672

Re: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron

It is getting worse. Fiund the reason why it snapped where it did... :aaagh: full of filler...
by DrivingDutchman
Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron
Replies: 10
Views: 1672

Re: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron

What would you guys recommend? Try to clean it up and weld it and plate it over or go for the replacement route. Already have a new dumbiron just in case. But replacing it would mean that I need to take the power steering box and plate off which I would like to prevent.
by DrivingDutchman
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Trips
Topic: What are you planning for 2019?
Replies: 7
Views: 3762

Re: What are you planning for 2019?

We have been to Le Touquet in France the last weekend of May. With the series 2 club.
by DrivingDutchman
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron
Replies: 10
Views: 1672

Re: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron

Haven't looked further yet. But I think I have driven like this for a little while. :aaagh: :embarassed:
All the way to Le Touquet in France and back.
by DrivingDutchman
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron
Replies: 10
Views: 1672

Broken chassis rail at the front offside dumbiron

Thought this looked a bit wonky. Had a good look underneath and found this... :aaagh:
by DrivingDutchman
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Member's motors
Topic: First camping in carolcarawagon!!
Replies: 10
Views: 1497

Re: First camping in carolcarawagon!!

Great to see another one camping...

Michiel
by DrivingDutchman
Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Which Solar panel?
Replies: 17
Views: 3123

Re: Which Solar panel?

Are you planning to permanent fix it or use it when you are camped only? If you mount it on a board like Robin suggests, I would advise to use an aly plate or metal or make a frame. These flexible panels tend to overheat if not ventilated or cooled by a heatsink at the back in hot weather. Granted, ...