electrical

Tow bar electrics

Finally got around to connecting up the remaining wiring for the tow bar electrics. These are there connections behind the headlight switch on the dashboard.And the connections to the vehicle battery.  I also placed the fuse block in a strong plastic bag to protect it from any moisture.

By Heathy, ago
electrical

Still wiring and the fridge too

Time to fit the fridge into place.  I did some checking and there are a couple of different mounting frames you can buy for the fridge but after checking with the Evo furniture guys it was apparent that I didn’t need either.There are two fixing holes on each side of Read more…

By Heathy, ago
electrical

More wiring, including lights

Connections done for the light switches, USB socket and mains socket.  I used the rubber feet to offset the three individual units so they were flush with the frame.Bottom panel done. Top switch panel, pump indicator/switch and LPG level gauge. Top panel done. Whole panel view.   Fusebox and negative Read more…

By Heathy, ago
electrical

Cable routing

This is where/how I’m routing cables from the fuse box and to the battery which will be under the seat.  This point will sit just above the lower part of the seat frame. Drilling holes for the cable routing. Getting the cabling all sorted! Cables which need to route to Read more…

By Heathy, ago
electrical

Electrics cabling/preparation

Have been giving the electrics some thoughts over the past weeks and these are my thoughts/doings. Starting with the battery, I wanted to get one with a reasonable rating and have elected to not to try to squeeze it in under one of the front seats as many do.  Instead Read more…

By Heathy, ago
electrical

Preparing the OSR panel

The ply panel I got didn’t have any holes in it for fixing so I had some fun drilling them in the correct locations.  Also for some of the holes the standard VW clips weren’t long enough so I bought a few longer ones from here.  For this panel I Read more…

By Heathy, ago
electrical

Prepping for the fridge

I purchased the fridge sometime ago, now it’s time to work out how to fit it (or at least test-fit it).  The model I chose is the Dometic CoolMatic CRX 50.  It was a close-run choice between that one and the Webasto Cruise 49 option.  The main thing that swung it for Read more…

By Heathy, ago