This door prop thingy holds the rear door open using the existing latch mechanism. If fits the Ford Transit and Mercedes Sprinter. Here is why and when we use it!
Are Battle Born Lithium (LiFePO4) batteries superior to AGM batteries for electrical system of campervans, RV, boats, etc? To find out, we replaced the battery bank of our campervan (210Ah AGM) for Battle Born Batteries (200Ah LiFePO4 Lithium) and we’ve been testing them FULL TIME since June 2019. Here is our review.
Creating your own website is a great way to keep your brain busy on the road, connect with other people and even make money remotely! We’re no Internet gurus or experts, but if we made it happen with FarOutRide.com, so can you! Here is everything to get started.
This is our most EPIC post to date: two years of vanlife condensed into one article! Tales from the road, van talk, lessons learned, etc. MUST READ!
Money is meant to be spent on bike parts, not on campground! After two years of full time vanlife, we still haven’t spent a dime on lodging. Here is how we do it!
The Simarine Pico can monitor multiple battery banks, current of multiple consumers, tanks, temperatures, inclinometer and barometer. It’s an cutting edge product with an impressive smartphone-like, high-quality feel. It’s definitely a sweeeeeet upgrade for your van conversion. Here is everything to know about the Simarine Pico System Monitor!
Installation and review of the Park Tool bike repair stand in our van. Serious riding means serious bike maintenance!
Having a fridge in your van is a no-brainer, but a few questions remain: Chest-style (cooler) or upright (front-loading)? 12V or propane? What size? Grab a (cold) drink and read on!
Couple of engineers build their van for full-time vanlife and take over the insulation debate: check out their recommendations and real-life observations!
March 2019 Vanlife Tales from the Road: Rogers Pass, The Icefields Highway, Jasper, Terrace and Alaska (kind of).