Van Mockup Walk Through

This video shows the mock up of our van design. The idea of converting our own van came about after a vacation to the Canadian Rockies.  We rented a 15 passenger van.  That large van was easy to drive and maneuver.  We looked into RV’s, and 5th wheels, but a van would allow us to go almost anyplace.  Less than a year later it was serious enough, to create a full scale mock up in the garage. We could have done a 3D CAD model, but that would not allow us to stand in it and get the true feeling of size, and proportions. So, we modeled it out of 2×4’s, plywood and lots and lots of cardboard.

It wasn’t pretty, but it did the job!

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