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by kast
Sun Aug 20, 2017 11:09 pm
Forum: Keeping Cool
Topic: cooling your tent or van
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Views: 1010658

Re: cooling your tent or van

FIGJAM: Smaller form factor for ease of transportation in a small car. I'm open to rebolting it to the front if you think that performance will be significantly affected. If the main problem is the switch being inaccessible, I think I can live with that for this year. I had planned to duct air into...
by kast
Sat Aug 19, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: Keeping Cool
Topic: cooling your tent or van
Replies: 4247
Views: 1010658

Re: cooling your tent or van

First, pictures of the finished build! unicooler_build_11.jpg unicooler_build_10.jpg It's a hybrid between FIGJAM's Unicooler and Box Cooler, built from a 25-gallon RV water tank. Here's a mini album of the process I took in building this thing. http://imgur.com/a/YV43b Random Notes: - Don't use sid...
by kast
Fri Aug 04, 2017 11:09 pm
Forum: Keeping Cool
Topic: cooling your tent or van
Replies: 4247
Views: 1010658

Re: cooling your tent or van

mattcamp : I think I get it - rather than dripping into the pad, the water would be dripping down toward the tapered side, leaving the dry spots. Thanks for the explanation. EGAZ : Yes, Figjam had recommended the fresh water tanks as the 'perfect container' for the Unicooler. barasingha followed up...
by kast
Fri Aug 04, 2017 12:59 pm
Forum: Keeping Cool
Topic: cooling your tent or van
Replies: 4247
Views: 1010658

Re: cooling your tent or van

Thanks to Figjam and all other contributors for this awesome thread - it was a journey, but I made it through all 130 pages! Of course, I still have a couple of questions... 1) Figjam, or anyone else, do you have any photos of the assembly or fully constructed Unicooler, made specifically from the R...
by kast
Tue Jul 20, 2010 10:56 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Fear replaced with anticipation with each passing week.
Replies: 14
Views: 1100

Thanks for the warm welcome everyone, glad to be a little bit closer to home! theCryptofishist : Will do, so far, I recall reading about taping all the various holes shut, with bedsheets wrapping everything on the inside of the van to facilitate easier clean-up. CLARKcon : Can't wait to have that fe...
by kast
Mon Jul 19, 2010 4:41 pm
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Fear replaced with anticipation with each passing week.
Replies: 14
Views: 1100

Fear replaced with anticipation with each passing week.

I feel like I’ve been “on the fenceâ€

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