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This time something special! In few easy steps i show to you how to make your own diy bluetooth wireless speaker! With some cool features like usb charging for your phone and led light to light up your camping space.


Very userful device for travel, outdoor camping and party outside. With very powerfull battery this speaker will fill up your space with music for 30-40 hours or could light up the place for 50 hours! Charge your phones and tablets few times too.

ALL LINKS TO ITEMS THERE - http://vantourist.com/bluetoothspeaker


I finish my vantilation system for toilet and bathroom and it sucks! (in a good way).


Did some air tests to be sure it works. Not yet tested in real life tho.

Turbine 12v fan - https://goo.gl/9SaQmN
Fan spped controller - http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/ZvzFyVZ


Final part of shower/toilet cabin building in my van. With door installation!


Happy to finish that at last


Part 2 of building shower and toilet cabin in my diy van conversion.


This time i did inside plastic paneling, piping works, seal with silicone, mount my shower tray water equipement


Part 1 of building shower and toilet cabin in my diy van conversion.


Toilet - Thetford C-200 CW (http://amzn.to/2wnbW4N)
Shower Tray for Thetford C-200 (http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm//200980897309)


I was very upset with metal walls in my van - they looks terrible. Scratches and random holes all around. But then i found out you can cover this panels with some glue end eco-leather material for cheap and easy!


This is NOT the instruction how to do this job good. It's only my way to do it for super cheap and fast. Use this knowledge carefully for your projects. For sure this work could be done better.


Is that a good idea? Lets find out



This short video shows installation 12V led lights with automatic on-off push switch in top cabinets (cupboards) for my sprinter van conversion.


Items links bellow...

50cm led lights:
5pcs for 10$ - http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/eYZ3VFi
1pcs for 3$ - http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/UBqfYzZ

Push switch - 10pcs for 3$ http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/mmURf2j


This video shows full diy guide for building top cabinets (cupboards) from a scratch with simple power tools, wood and cheap furniture.


Suits any van conversion or small house project.

Links to items:

http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/Ey3ZFI6 - Hydraulic Hinge
http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/UvNFURR - Push Button Drawer Lock
http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/m2fyfYr - 6pcs 12-32mm Wood Flat Drill Set (or buy it local)
Ikea front panel i use - http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/70266789/


Full manual to cheap DIY installation of auto-isolating dual battery system in my sprinter van conversion setup.


Scheme explanation - https://youtu.be/FWTvoyIrRXo
Items used in this installation:
- 200A relay http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/mYV7uvb
- Automatic relay http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/jMJ6u3Z
- 200A fuse/breaker http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/3faeyfI

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