the van

Spent two splendid Sunday mornings in the Home Depot parking lot camperizing this beauty of a road trippin’ beast. It was wicked fun. I’m pretty much a carpenter now.

Here’s what you’ll need to make your own:


  • 1 sheet of plywood
  • 2 pretty piano hinges
  • 2x 2by4s for the bench
  • bunch of screws (can’t remember what size)


  • Drill
  • Measuring tape
  • Pen
  • Saw (I got the dudes at Home Depot to do all the cuts)

And here’s the vid I used to model the supportive bench after…

Total cost for the campervan conversion worked out to be less than 30 bones.

Pony up my fellow surf bums and dirtbags. This shit is priceless.

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5 thoughts on “the van

  1. Ken says:

    The tan’s looking good!!…so does the Belgian!


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