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Old 12-04-2019, 10:21 PM   #1
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Camping withdrawl

So in one aspect I'm glad I bought in fall. The other is, I hate staring at my camper. All the time wishing it was summer.
Good news! I'm completely addicted to reading rv mod forums. Lol
And my wife thinks I've lost my mind.

And the old camper conversion to ice shack is ready for ice fishing. Just have to wait for thicker ice. 18 inch min for my truck and shack to hit lake.

How's everyone else doing with the withdrawl issues. Lol
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Old 12-05-2019, 06:43 AM   #2
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Making reservations for 6 months down the road.
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Old 12-05-2019, 07:04 AM   #3
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Miniozzy3, a lot of great information on here. Your not crazy! Lol Ice fishing has always been on my bucket list. Enjoy.
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Old 12-05-2019, 01:19 PM   #4
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I get camping withdrawal twice a year! Once in the fall and again in the spring. Here’s my winter camping setup
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Old 12-05-2019, 07:54 PM   #5
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That white tent looks like it's suspended in mid air.
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Old 12-05-2019, 07:59 PM   #6
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That white tent looks like it's suspended in mid air.


It does, doesn’t it. Aluminum body and if you look close you’ll see the RV propane furnace. We’ve gone 5 nights in it. A buddy and I built two of these campers.
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Old 12-05-2019, 09:29 PM   #7
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Kind of reminds me of the wife and i first camper. It was a sears "tent on wheels" and it had a add a room. My folks had a Richline that was the same design many years before that but our sears had a door you could open. Theirs you un-zipped the canvas then stepped over the box to get in it.

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Old 12-05-2019, 11:42 PM   #8
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I’ll take some pics once the ice is thick enough to get my 22 ft shack out. Lake turns into largest winter camping you’ll ever see.
Last year they figure close to 400 converted campers were out on lake. My camper is brutal heavy.. I run 3 webasto bunk heaters off 10 type 31 truck batteries. I can go about 70 hrs off batteries before I need to fire the generator.. I never let it go that far. About 24 hrs and usually charge after that.
Only camped over night once. Fish don’t bite after dark.
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I totally missed the aluminum box on the underside. Had to blow the picture up to see it. Then I could pick out the furnace also.

Quite a rig.
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I totally missed the aluminum box on the underside. Had to blow the picture up to see it. Then I could pick out the furnace also.

Quite a rig.


Thanks! This was years ago before my son could drive a sled. Camper is the rear one.
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