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House Trucks Again

My appreciation for house trucks has grown immensely over the years.  It’s not easy building a structure that is both light, strong, and wind-resistant.  Caravans, house trucks, and RVs have to undergo the rigors of hurricane weather every time they … Continue reading

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Vardo Update

Over the weekend I had time to add a few, more recent, photos of the wagon to the Vardo page.  There are many requests and I assume there are quite a few people out there building their own.  Good luck … Continue reading

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Quick and Dirty

This was a quick and dirty build we were talked into a couple of weeks ago.  I don’t like to rush these things but the builder’s time constraints meant this was the only week to get this done before the … Continue reading

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New Paint

Here’s a preview pic of the new paint and some additions. Just about ready for the road again. Far from done, but this gives an idea of the new bling colors.  They don’t look quite this vibrant in real life … Continue reading

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Paint, Boxes, Many Upgrades

I recently added two new exterior storage boxes, a solar ventilator, painted most of the exterior, and added several new and handy things to the interior of the wagon in preparation for the next voyage.  Although I don’t feel like … Continue reading

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Nice Bow Top Vardo

This photo set documents the construction process very well.  Have a look if you want to see something that is very light weight and built well.  Click the photo or copy the link below for more. http://www.flickr.com/photos/tuacatum/sets/72157626603954269/

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New Window in Door

The door is nearly done and the new window is installed.  I am loving it and with a few more tweaks, it will be done.  I finally put a good coat of Valspar paint on it and really like the … Continue reading

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