Skip to Content

Camper van conversion guide

Best Campervan Toilet Options for Living in a Van

Should you have a campervan with a toilet or without?  Many van dwellers adapt to living in a van without an onboard toilet. Others wouldn’t leave their drive without a fitted toilet. Whether you want a full size bathroom, an emergency use only solution or something in between boils down to the size of your …

Read More about Best Campervan Toilet Options for Living in a Van

DVLA Campervan Conversion | How to Meet the Requirements

Paperwork! Not the most exciting subject but it’s important to understand applicable regulations governing your camper van conversion so you don’t breach any laws. This article is specific to DVLA campervan conversion reclassifications in the UK. If your camper is registered in another country, check with your driving licence & vehicle authority before starting your …

Read More about DVLA Campervan Conversion | How to Meet the Requirements

200 Watt Solar Panel Wiring Diagram & Kit List

This is a 200 Watt Solar Panel Wiring Diagram with a complete list of DIY parts needed and kits available. Use this as a guide to fitting your RV, campervan, motorhome or caravan solar set up. We’ve designed the diagram so it’s simple to understand for newbies to campervan electrics. Campervan electrics can be dangerous …

Read More about 200 Watt Solar Panel Wiring Diagram & Kit List

Sprinter Camper Van Conversion Review | A Year on the Road

We’ve been living in our Sprinter camper van conversion, Baloo for over a year already. Less than 2 years ago she was still a 4×4 ex British military minibus and looking a little sorry for herself. After 2500 hours of conversion work over 8 months, she was reborn as our camper van conversion, home and …

Read More about Sprinter Camper Van Conversion Review | A Year on the Road

A Guided Tour of our 4×4 Sprinter Van Conversion

If you’ve been following along on Facebook, you’ll know we sold Mowgli the Unimog and bought Baloo, a 4×4 Mercedes Sprinter van in 2017. When we bought the campervan, Baloo was an ex British military minibus, complete with 16 military issue vinyl covered seats, robust grab rails and dirty luggage racks. But no more. Today, …

Read More about A Guided Tour of our 4×4 Sprinter Van Conversion