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    ***Official FIRES thread***

    Damn - and here I am worried about hurricanes back east. At least we have time to plan for those.
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    Ford Transit

    This was the last Westy I had before we left California. An 87 Syncro with locking rear differential, driveshaft decoupler adn an Adventurewagen high roof and a rear facing jump seat. I looooooooved being able to stand up in that thing and still have all the Westy room/layout. I never, ever...
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    Ford Transit

    DAYUM!
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    Ford Transit

    Yes - that, and somehow magically not having the sort of time to work on a van that I did before I had kids. Can't figure that one out.
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    Ford Transit

    I have...stories.
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    Ford Transit

    2, ages 11 and 15. Was way easier to camp w/them in a van when they were smaller!
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    Ford Transit

    Yeah - I wrote about the Revel for Outside awhile ago. Simple reason - which I laid out in the PM article is at the time I wrote that, there were no rear shoulder belts in the Revel. Storyteller's vans have that. The 2021 Revel does have one shoulder belt, but not to have two is to me...
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    Ford Transit

    That sketch is so f'ing funny. In other Metris news: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/01/style/camper-vans-mercedes.html
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    Ford Transit

    No you can't get the California here - and likely never will. Too much risk for VW, too expensive to bring over. That said, I've been testing the poptop Peace Vans Mercedes Metris Weekender for Popular Mechanics magazine for the past couple of weeks. I own a 2003 Eurovan camper (front wheel...
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    Ford Transit

    That said, there are some pretty good deals on older E-series gassers occasionally on the Sportsmobile forum.And I would ONLY get a gasser in one of those. The diesels can be nightmares.
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    Ford Transit

    This
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    Ford Transit

    I've owned 8 Westy's and a Eurovan camper and have built out campers for several people - including Jimmy Buffett. I've done a ton of research into what's currently on the market for this story for Popular Mechanics not too long ago...
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    Small Business

    Report it to Groundswell
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    *** Official Corona Virus Thread ***

    Isn't Bohter the one who believes the earth is flat? That's definitely someone I'm gonna take medical advice from. Sort of like, oh, I dunno, relying on Jim Jones' advice on avoiding dehydration.