He Turned A Rusty, Old Cargo Van Into An Epic Camping Mobile

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Here during ViralNova, we’re no strangers to saying people take old, rusted-out cars, ripping their innards out, and giving them a totally new look. Somehow, any new outpost transform is some-more extraordinary than a last. And Reddit user VAN-Wilder’s cargo-van-turned-Adventuremobile does not disappoint.

It all started with this 2006 Ford outpost that he bought on Craigslist.

It all started with this 2006 Ford outpost that he bought on Craigslist.

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The floors were rusted, though that would be simply remedied.

The floors were rusted, though that would be simply remedied.

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After ripping out all a things inside, VAN-Wilder got to work.

After ripping out all a things inside, VAN-Wilder got to work.

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An angle millstone done discerning work of a rusting.

An angle millstone done discerning work of a rusting.

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He laid down a cloak of primer.

He laid down a cloak of primer.

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And afterwards embellished a floor.

And afterwards embellished a floor.

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Runners were glued down with glass nails — they would offer as a aspect for a flooring to rest upon.

Runners were glued down with glass nails -- they would offer as a aspect for a flooring to rest upon.

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Then came a insulation.

Then came a insulation.

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OSB plywood went down on top.

OSB plywood went down on top.

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Because a thing had seen some wear and rip over a years, VAN-Wilder had to patch adult holes here and there.

Because a thing had seen some wear and rip over a years, VAN-Wilder had to patch adult holes here and there.

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More insulation on a walls meant this outpost would be prepared for anything.

More insulation on a walls meant this outpost would be prepared for anything.

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After he cut a hole out of a van’s side, he placed a propane tank inside and hermetic it adult with a hinged door.

After he cut a hole out of a van's side, he placed a propane tank inside and hermetic it adult with a hinged door.

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He had a high tip roof done for a outpost — this was crucial…

He had a high tip roof done for a outpost -- this was crucial...

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It meant he had 6 feet, 5 inches of station room!

It meant he had 6 feet, 5 inches of station room!

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He cut out a hole in pronounced new roof to supplement a fan for circulation.

He cut out a hole in pronounced new roof to supplement a fan for circulation.

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He measured, cut, and put down Lonseal heavy-duty flooring.

He measured, cut, and put down Lonseal heavy-duty flooring.

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Luan plywood was combined to all a walls and a bed support was finally built and installed!

Luan plywood was combined to all a walls and a bed support was finally built and installed!

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Of course, we can’t have an epic camper outpost but energy to work your sound complement and kitchen appliances.

Of course, we can't have an epic camper outpost but energy to work your sound complement and kitchen appliances.

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Solar panels help, too.

Solar panels help, too.

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Let there be light!

Let there be light!

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He has a operative burner, refrigerator, and sink.

He has a operative burner, refrigerator, and sink.

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The bed has copiousness of storage underneath it.

The bed has copiousness of storage underneath it.

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A remoteness screen went adult for all those overnights he has planned.

A remoteness screen went adult for all those overnights he has planned.

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There’s even adequate room for his surfboard!

There's even adequate room for his surfboard!

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This is incredible!

This is incredible!

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All in all, it took VAN-Wilder about 4 months to make his camper. If you’d like to see a whole tutorial, check it out here. You can also follow along with his adventures on his Instagram.