Building a 21ft Off-Road Van from Scratch - a diary & Photos

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Post by Bussy » Wed Jul 04, 2018 3:10 pm

The Grand Reveal

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Computer Engineer. 200Series TTD Altitude SE with TAJ in tow.
Home built 21.6ft off-roader "The Taj Mah AL".
Steel Chassis, Simplicity Suspension, Aluminium Frame.
Paulownia Cabinetry, 800 W solar.
Its finished, now WE retire.

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Post by Bussy » Wed Jul 04, 2018 3:11 pm

The Grand Reveal

More photos.
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Computer Engineer. 200Series TTD Altitude SE with TAJ in tow.
Home built 21.6ft off-roader "The Taj Mah AL".
Steel Chassis, Simplicity Suspension, Aluminium Frame.
Paulownia Cabinetry, 800 W solar.
Its finished, now WE retire.

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Post by Ancient Mariner » Wed Jul 04, 2018 7:02 pm

Looks like a bloody good retirement incentive, well done
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Post by Milton477 » Wed Jul 04, 2018 9:42 pm

Gobsmackingly beautiful!
See you on the road.

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Re: Building a 21ft Off-Road Van from Scratch - a diary & Photos

Post by Michael 1955 » Fri Jul 06, 2018 1:50 am

Hi Bussy,
Thank you for the wonderful journey of your build. I enjoyed every post along the way. I wish you and your wife many wonderful trips and safe travels in your labor of love.
Regards,
Michael
p.s. see you on the road

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Post by muzz_on_line » Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:44 pm

Allan,

What an incredible journey you have taken us on. You should be very proud of your accomplishment. I am absolutely amazed at your build quality and efforts that you put into the design. All the very best for your future and I hope you get many many years enjoyment out of it with your wife and family.

All the very best.

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Post by jailbar joe » Sat Jul 07, 2018 12:02 pm

what a fantastic outcome you have acheived....the van looks very comfortable and inviting,i'm sure evry trip will be an adventure in itself..
congratulations well done
cheers
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Post by Old Techo » Sat Jul 07, 2018 12:48 pm

Brilliant Bussy :D
Regards, Old Techo
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Post by Legendts » Sat Jul 07, 2018 6:45 pm

Well Bussy what can I add but “all of the above”. What a great result for you and your wife to enjoy and make many, many memories.

Safe travels and thanks for the ride.

Jeff.
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Re: Building a 21ft Off-Road Van from Scratch - a diary & Photos

Post by J.REEVES » Sat Jul 07, 2018 8:42 pm

Hi Allan,
The best build I have seen, or I should say the best completed build I have seen as many start but never see the end.

Congratulations just superb.

JR
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