seating

Fitting the seat/bed

This photo shows the two bolts which pass upwards through the RIB fitting kit under the floor.  The bolts have to be inserted this way so they don’t clash with the spare wheel. The other five bolts are supposed to point downwards and each have a spreader-plate (I rust-proofed them Read more…

By Heathy, ago
seating

Fitting the Rib rear seat (again)

So, checking the fit of the Rib fitting kit under the van.  Based on the temporary spacers I had to slot, in it’s about 6-7mm too short.  So I’ve fashioned a couple of spacers out for 3mm steel (which I’m going to rust proof before fitting).  With the fitting kit Read more…

By Heathy, ago
seating

Drivers front seat swivel

So I thought I’d have a go at test fitting the Rib drivers seat swivel I purchased from Kiravans. It fits very easily, although the swivel is very stiff for the first rotation. However there seems to be a design fault… As can be seen from the following photos the Read more…

By Heathy, ago