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Old 09-15-2018, 08:20 PM   #301
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SwampRabbit you have a PM
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Old 09-20-2018, 05:51 AM   #302
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Looks Great!!
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Old 09-20-2018, 06:48 PM   #303
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Thanks a bunch again bud! Look forward to posting some really useful new additions next weekend

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Old 09-23-2018, 10:07 AM   #304
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I just got caught up on this thread. That’s an awesome set up. Looking forward to updates.
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Old 09-28-2018, 06:22 PM   #305
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After installing this shower... I am gonna need it









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Old 09-29-2018, 09:02 AM   #306
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This shower is gonna work out great! Shot a hog last night. Sweated my *** off finding him, cleaning, etc.

A quick jump in the shower and I was good as new

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Old 09-29-2018, 12:17 PM   #307
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Old 09-29-2018, 01:00 PM   #308
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Awesome ...well done


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Old 09-29-2018, 01:07 PM   #309
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Installed a simple shelf



And a hose spigot on the bottom drain.





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Old 09-29-2018, 04:14 PM   #310
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Looks great! I'll get you the sink this week.
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Old 10-09-2018, 02:56 PM   #311
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I like it. That is a cool idea.
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Old 10-09-2018, 05:41 PM   #312
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Eccotemp is on its way... should be here in a couple days. Bought some extra plumbing fixtures to plumb that in. So should have hot water for the slightly chillier weekend!
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Old 10-12-2018, 12:26 PM   #313
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Well no shower improvements since Fedex didn't live up to their end of the bargain. Package was in town Wednesday eve... and they literally noted that they didnt attempt delivery. What a sack of crap!

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Old 10-12-2018, 10:55 PM   #314
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No water heater... but my 35AH SLA came in. So I did wire up the solar panel, the controller, battery, and wired in the fan, lights, and a portable DVD player.











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Old 10-13-2018, 10:35 AM   #315
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You are definitely expanding your "mini" to the next level!! Looks awesome Brother, and nice choice on the evening entertainment! Good luck this weekend!
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Old 10-13-2018, 11:04 AM   #316
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Looking good!
A few comforts sure are nice in deer camp.
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Old 10-13-2018, 07:37 PM   #317
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Well didn't need the shower heater today. Worked up a sweat mowing (Good Lord it's green!)... and a cool shower was very much welcome! Hoping something slips up tonight

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Old 10-16-2018, 11:43 AM   #318
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Decided to tinker with the Eccotemp L5 tankless water heater. This thing is pretty darn awesome. I brought home the pump just to make sure it would all work out. I am going to still run a fixed line to it, but debating if I'll run a fixed line from the output back up to the fixed shower head, or just use the wand that it comes with (have a cold water head and a variable temp wand. Decisions, decisions...
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Old 10-16-2018, 02:44 PM   #319
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Decided to tinker with the Eccotemp L5 tankless water heater. This thing is pretty darn awesome. I brought home the pump just to make sure it would all work out. I am going to still run a fixed line to it, but debating if I'll run a fixed line from the output back up to the fixed shower head, or just use the wand that it comes with (have a cold water head and a variable temp wand. Decisions, decisions...
Just make sure you drain the heater if it will get to freezing. It has a little drain plug you unscrew. I had one crack because I didn't drain it. The replacement was only $30 and easy to fix though. I love my Ecotemp.
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Old 10-16-2018, 02:49 PM   #320
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Just make sure you drain the heater if it will get to freezing. It has a little drain plug you unscrew. I had one crack because I didn't drain it. The replacement was only $30 and easy to fix though. I love my Ecotemp.
The plan is to drain and store after every trip. I dont plan on keeping it permanently mounted and will have disconnects for the water and gas.

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Old 10-27-2018, 08:44 AM   #321
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Got the heater plumbed. I can do direct from tank in summer or heated in fall/winter



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Old 10-28-2018, 09:47 PM   #322
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Very nice set up
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Old 10-28-2018, 10:17 PM   #323
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Old 11-19-2018, 08:01 AM   #324
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nice work,looking mighty comfortable
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Old 11-19-2018, 01:12 PM   #325
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Old 11-19-2018, 10:37 PM   #326
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I love how this evolved from a tent platform. Too cool.
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Old 11-23-2018, 09:20 AM   #327
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Some big updates coming... been too busy to snap pics along the way... wish I had.

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Old 11-23-2018, 10:02 AM   #328
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Some big updates coming... been too busy to snap pics along the way... wish I had.

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Pics takes like 5 seconds each .... come on man . Slacker
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Old 11-23-2018, 10:09 AM   #329
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Raised the back deck... framed it in. Took off sheet metal, decked with OSB... was short on materials... covered with plastic... about to paper and shingle roof.

Progress so far...



Room for the bankable cots for kids...



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Old 11-23-2018, 10:35 AM   #330
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Raised the back deck... framed it in. Took off sheet metal, decked with OSB... was short on materials... covered with plastic... about to paper and shingle roof.

Progress so far...



Room for the bankable cots for kids...



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Room addition more space - priceless !!!
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Old 11-23-2018, 10:35 AM   #331
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Congratulations
Things changed quick when you got a little solar power and running water.
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Old 11-23-2018, 10:44 AM   #332
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Nice
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Old 11-23-2018, 10:54 AM   #333
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Man this is a pretty slick project that started out small and snowballed. Awesome job so far!


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Old 11-23-2018, 12:43 PM   #334
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Yep... I am very greatful for your generosity in that department.

Roof felt on.



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Old 11-23-2018, 11:52 PM   #335
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Finished the roof right at dark. Pic before shingling the ridge.



Out for a moonlight hog hunt since I missed the eve sit.

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Old 11-24-2018, 09:06 AM   #336
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**** nice work! Pretty soon you’ll have a garage and washroom
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Old 11-24-2018, 09:12 AM   #337
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Just caught up. Well done! Awesome work.
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Old 11-24-2018, 03:49 PM   #338
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All done for this trip.

4' extension, new roof, new paint.





Inside actually feels bigger. Still have some work to do, but it is dried in. Kids slept in it the last 2 nights. Was way way better than the old way of 2 bunks on either side. Will put a blackout curtain over the doorway at some point.





Will miss the breezeway, but an A/C on the backwall might make up for it.

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Old 11-24-2018, 03:55 PM   #339
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Very nice.
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Old 11-24-2018, 03:55 PM   #340
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Cadillac right there man. Very nice!!


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Old 11-24-2018, 04:32 PM   #341
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Man that is neat
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Old 11-24-2018, 08:11 PM   #342
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I like it. Simple and comfortable.
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