we've been testing and abusing our conversion & vanlife gear full-time since 2017. We're not playing the influencer game and we're not sponsored, so our reviews are unbiased. These are products we chose for ourselves. Hope that helps!
The Garmin Dash Cam Mini is compact, there’s no distracting screen, it has parking mode (optional) and is controlled via an App (review footage and settings). In this article we fully documented the installation of the Garmin Dash Cam Mini in our Ford Transit. Hope that helps!
Two years living full time in our Ford Transit. Needless to say, the front seats started to look (and smell) like they’ve been through a lot… A deep-clean restored them to what they used to look, but investing in seat covers might be a good idea? Keep reading this review to find out!
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.
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!
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!
SensorPush wireless bluetooth sensors allow to remotely monitor the temperature and humidity of multiple zones of your van/rv via your iPhone or Android SmartPhone. Pair the SensorPush sensors with the optional WiFi Gateway to unleash their full potential and access them from anywhere in the world, away from your van/rv! That’s a powerful solution to keep your pet safe, monitor your refrigerator temperature or to be alerted if the interior of your van/rv is about to freeze.
Vanlife and RV life is all about space efficiency! Here is a list of small trash cans along with their dimensions. Hope it helps you find the perfect match!
This is a real-world, unbiased review of four different Swivel Seat adapters (Scopema, Swisstech, SwivelsRus, DiscountVanTruck) for the Ford Transit, Mercedes Sprinter or Dodge ProMaster. Find which one we like the most and stays in the van with us!
This is a real-world, unbiased review of the Sterling Power BB1260 Battery to Battery (B2B) charger. We’re not sponsored by Sterling Power and we paid the product in full. We hope that helps!
Can’t decide between Webasto Air Top 2000 or Propex HS2000 heater to keep you warm in your van? We installed both; we can help you choose the best option!
Staying connected to Internet on the road is kind of a big deal for us, since we’re working from the van. Here is how we make it happens!
This is a real-world, unbiased review of the Victron SmartSolar MPPT Charge Controller, BMV-712 Battery Monitor and VictronConnect app. We’re not sponsored by Victron and we paid the product in full. We hope that helps!
Mud Flaps protect the fenders and exterior of the van from rocks, mud, road grime and other debris. We went on a mission to find the best mud flaps for our Ford Transit and we finally got the WeatherTech Mud Flaps for front (#11051) and rear (#120051).
This is a real-world, unbiased review of the Sirocco Elite II Fan. The 3-axis gimbal design allows for 360 degrees airflow and the fan is sooooo quiet. Awesome!
This is a are real-world, unbiased reviews of the Mr. Heater BOSS-XCW20. We’re not sponsored by Mr. Heater and we paid the product in full.
This is a are real-world, unbiased reviews of the Acegoo Recessed 12V LED lights. We’re not sponsored and we paid the product in full.
Side by side review of the DiscountVanTruck.com and SwivelsRus.com swivel adapters. We installed each of them and we found which one is the best!