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    Ignition Lock Cylinder/Hot wire/Push-button start?

    I don't remember the exact situation, but I basically duplicated the ignition switch, with 3 high current relays. 2 for ignition and 1 for accessory... with the already replaced relay for starter....and just had them actuated by 2 switches.. Top for run/start, bottom for accy. I edited the...
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    Water Heater Stuff

    With your budget.. yeah.. that's gonna be an issue. Most propane water heaters for RVs are somewhat like home water heaters. They maintain temperature in their small reservoir (usually 2-3 gallons), but are running constantly to maintain the temperature, even if you're not using it. You're...
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    What did you do to your deuce this week?

    You have a panther, too? ;)
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    What did you do to your deuce this week?

    Put it on a timer, turn it on an hour or 2 before you plan on heading out. It should be self-limited ~160*, so keeping it plugged in all night won't necessarily hurt anything, other than the additional wear. It's basically a hot water heater element, designed to be in a truck. You can also...
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    What did you do to your deuce this week?

    What's the wattage of the heater? How is it regulated?
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    The WeenieWagun v3

    On the truck side of it..... I installed my spin on filter adapter for oil..... it was super easy... and started it up after sitting for quite a few months....
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    The WeenieWagun v3

    *Language Warning* I try not to cuss in my videos, but words may slip out. If you're offended by cussing, don't watch the video as I'm sure I've dropped something, somewhere.... Front wood is also removed, exposing the front passthrough that will be narrowed.
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    The WeenieWagun v3

    My current to do list with the box is.... Plan full build Remove all existing lighting Remove interior wood completed Seal interior Seal exterior Install exterior fixtures Install solar Install battery bank Install heater Plan for door install Install plumbing/shower ...and others...
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    The WeenieWagun v3

    My current to do list with the truck is... Primary: Change oil (purchased + spin on filter conversion) completed Change gear oil (axle) (Purchased) Change trans fluid (purchased) Flush brake system (purchased) Replace fuel filter (spin on filter conversion) Flush coolant Adjust air assist...
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    The WeenieWagun v3

    The name WeenieWagun came from a play on words from one of the other forums I frequent, WAguns. We would refer to one of the moderators Tahoe's as a glorified station wagun, word play on wagon....and when it came time for my projects, I found my screen name, and type of vehicle fit, so...
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    M1165 Humvee now recovered! from Scottsdale AZ

    If I lived out in TX/AZ, I'd be waayyyy too tempted to have a nice long drive on some deserted roads to have a lonnggggg conversation with someone that stole anything of mine... 'Here's a canteen of water, and some food, and you can either walk back from here, or I can call the sheriff to come...
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    Expeditions, adventures or just a campout

    All doggos are 'good boys'..
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    WA Hagerty comes through - again

    M1031 and M185 that currently has a deuce bed, soon to be an enclosed box.
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    WA Hagerty comes through - again

    Well, when I was rear ended in my M1009, they had a check cut to me in about a week... and a 'get well soon' letter with Hagerty swag showed up soon after signed by hand by people in their office, when they realized I had been hospitalized. They could be stretching the truth, but I have no...
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