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Van Build Playlist

Van Build Playlist

Greeting and Salutations- This week on Misadventures with the Martys I decided to let you in on a secret. Well okay not really a secret. We did our van build on a different channel. It was on my old YouTube channel which I had used for music related material. That was before we opened the new one. We created a series of videos over the year we took to build the van. Today, I am posting that playlist. I hope…

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Campervan Tour and a Trip to Cost Co

Campervan Tour and a Trip to Cost Co

Greetings glorious Earthlings – I bring you tales of our recent “go for broke chance” so be of good cheer! This weeks grand and glorious adventure takes us to the rocky shores of Cost Co island. Arrg, one must be careful in these waters Pirates abound! This week we will give you a smallish tour of our homemade/DIY CamperVan. A Campervan Tour and a pretty little walk through of our local Cost Co. The video is at the bottom of the…

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Thanksgiving Leftovers, Solar Project, the Van

Thanksgiving Leftovers, Solar Project, the Van

This week we work on Thanksgiving Leftovers, a smallish solar project, and just drive around in the van. The Solar Project is more of an experiment which left me with more questions then answers. Those are the best kind of experiments. Here’s what happened. I have two solar set ups. One is on the van and the other is on my front porch. The van has 200 watts of power, a 100 amp hour battery, and a PWM charge controller….

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Thanksgiving Shmanksgiving

Thanksgiving Shmanksgiving

Hey everyone- I hope you are having a wonderful day. We are having a very warm end of Autumn beginning of Winter here in lovely south eastern Minnesota. As they say though all things come to an end I am certain the winds of change will bring us some snow and cold. This weeks video. Elissa and I had a lovely time with our family over the holiday and we hope you did too. This year we hosted the whole…

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