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“Take what you can't buy when you need it…leave the rest.” – uncledon1)

Tools and equipment

for the build

power tools

The most commonly mentioned items for a build are a cordless drill and saw of some kind. Akrvbob recommends an 18v Ryobi kit for value.2)

Corded tools can be used with an inverter. A PSW version may help keep motor temperatures down and help with picky battery chargers.

cordless drill

hand tools



measuring tape

hammer, mallet

for the road

vehicle maintenance

filters: air, fuel belts: serpentine or all belts as needed fluids: trans fluid, brake fluid, motor oil hoses: radiator upper and lower hoses electric: bulbs, fuses

tools for fasteners

As you climb all over the camper during the build take note of all the fasteners you see: screws, bolts, allen head, square head, torx, etc.3)

tire changing

spare tire, jack, lugwrench


fuses, connectors, wire stripper, distilled water for watering batteries, multimeter, extension cord for shore power

12v air compressor

images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com_images_i_51myzzyogvl._ac_us174_.jpg SternWake, jimindenver, and akrvbob recommend the Q Industries MV50 compressor.4)5)

StarEcho recommends the Kobalt 120v/12v compressor.6)

DannyB1954 recommends the Ryobi 18-Volt ONE+ Power Inflator.7)

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