Romanian Vardo style standee

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Re: Gypsy Vardo build

Postby prohandyman » Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:07 pm

Door installed temporarily
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Re: Gypsy Vardo build

Postby prohandyman » Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:08 pm

A/c going in with a piece of luggage to hide it when traveling
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Re: Gypsy Vardo build

Postby prohandyman » Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:10 pm

Center wall and beams in, as well as the mattress
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby greygoos » Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:47 pm

Very nice. Like the suitcase.
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby pchast » Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:44 pm

Coming along nicely. I like the details.
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby prohandyman » Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:40 pm

Getting electrical squared away
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Wired the interior lights
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby prohandyman » Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:41 pm

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Installed a piece of old barn siding for a shelf on the Dutch door, along with installing a vintage style mortised lock set
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby prohandyman » Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:55 pm

Getting trim painted and installed
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby Wolfgang92025 » Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:08 pm

looking good :applause: :thumbsup: :D
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby prohandyman » Tue Jul 17, 2018 3:31 pm

Added some bling...This is the outside edge trim board that comes back to support the porch overhang.
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby 2bits » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:59 pm

Gotta love a Vardo, I have always wanted to build one. Do you have any far away photos so we can see the whole thing? Looks great and I have seen that suitcase thing before it is an awesome idea.
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby prohandyman » Sun Jul 22, 2018 12:02 pm

Not yet.... it’s stuffed under a carport in tight quarters but stay tuned!
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Re: Gypsy Vardo style standee

Postby prohandyman » Sat Jul 28, 2018 5:01 pm

Got the name plates engraved and installed today.
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