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by RobW
Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Events and Shows
Topic: Adventure Overland 2018 - Sept 22-23
Replies: 7
Views: 1122

Re: Adventure Overland 2018 - Sept 22-23

Following our previous discussion I'll give this one a miss and see you at Newark.
by RobW
Mon Jul 02, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Door hooks
Replies: 1
Views: 348

Door hooks

What size have you fitted to the back door? This is to hold it open as it's missing on mine. Otherwise I'll need to go and buy some bungies! Hinge replacement bolt: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/LIFTING-EYE-BOLTS-NUTS-WASHERS-A4-MARINE-GRADE-STAINLESS-STEEL-M6-M8-M10-M12/183207059789 Hooks: https://www...
by RobW
Mon Jul 02, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Events and Shows
Topic: Doncaster July 1st 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 946

Re: Doncaster July 1st 2018

Pretty sure it's a 2B, think someone drove it back from South Africa where it was used to transport Army salaries around.
by RobW
Thu Jun 21, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Events and Shows
Topic: Doncaster July 1st 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 946

Re: Doncaster July 1st 2018

Just seen a note on the Facebook page that they're full.
by RobW
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted (LR/Camping only)
Topic: Piece of Dormobile roof 'canvas' wanted, please.
Replies: 5
Views: 581

Re: Piece of Dormobile roof 'canvas' wanted, please.

I'm told it's not dissimilar to pond liner or some of the lightweight roof coverings that go under the tiles.
by RobW
Thu May 31, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: LR friendly camp sites
Topic: Tan Hill Inn (Richmond, Yorkshire) DL11 6ED
Replies: 2
Views: 736

Re: Tan Hill Inn (Richmond, Yorkshire) DL11 6ED

Renovations possibly - Everest redid the windows as they were getting a bit old. For free because of the adverts. Good trip, nothing broke and drives well. Need to rethink the bed slightly as it's not an ideal set up (and not what I asked for!). It's back with the garage for jerry can holders, recov...
by RobW
Wed May 30, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: LR friendly camp sites
Topic: Tan Hill Inn (Richmond, Yorkshire) DL11 6ED
Replies: 2
Views: 736

Tan Hill Inn (Richmond, Yorkshire) DL11 6ED

Stopped there last night. Staff are slightly bonkers! It's £5 per head for camping in the carpark/side of road which goes straight to the Mountain Rescue team. Breakfast is £6. Some very nice beer too.

https://tanhillinn.com/
by RobW
Fri May 18, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Dormobile roof strengthening bar?
Replies: 28
Views: 2384

Re: Dormobile roof strengthening bar?

Can't see on mine as it's behind the canvas.....
by RobW
Wed May 16, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Dormobile roof strengthening bar?
Replies: 28
Views: 2384

Re: Dormobile roof strengthening bar?

Might be worth trying to get some pics of the bar etc. As mine was recoated it's possible it was hidden, or as you say, things changed over the years. My roof is suspected to be mid 60's and the bunk fabric is a rather unpleasant tartan. Should get her back tonight so I'll post images when I get tim...
by RobW
Tue May 15, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Technical & Workshop
Topic: Dormobile roof strengthening bar?
Replies: 28
Views: 2384

Re: Dormobile roof strengthening bar?

RMS wrote: I did hesitate to take off the canvas, but it was easy enough, and as I'm putting the same canvas back on it should fit straight back in place without any pulling/tugging/stretching - I hope :whistle:
Good luck! The guys who did mine would happily never see another one ever again!