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Old 10-19-2012, 05:47 AM   #4906
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The mothership "man cave" with the new 2013 KTM 500EXC getting farkled:


Farkling finished and ready for mountain adventures:


The "mobile man cave" with kayaks, mountain bikes, but no KTM on the front deck........yet:


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The "mobile man cave" test fitting the KTM on the front deck.


Now we put it all together and head to Colorado or Montana next season.
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Old 10-19-2012, 05:55 AM   #4907
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Now we put it all together and head to Colorado or Montana next season.
Wow. What kind of popup camper is that? Nice!
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Old 10-19-2012, 06:19 AM   #4908
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Wow. What kind of popup camper is that? Nice!
Coleman Evolution E1, got one of the last ones before they ceased production last year.
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Old 10-19-2012, 06:33 AM   #4909
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Another view of the "mobile man cave" doing what it does best during a mountain biking and kayaking weekend.
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Old 10-20-2012, 11:15 AM   #4910
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Thanks! I hope to have more pictures posted of the finished interior soon. Including some of the old Triumphs that call it home!

Even though it's not complete, the workshop is already seeing a lot of use. The woodstove is coming in very handy already. Drywall will be going into the workshop soon as will a bunch of shelving and work benches. The apartment above is almost done. Until then, I'll keep working around the clutter and the mass of moto-metal.



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WOW we have a winner gota love the cabin look, great job and great pics and comments of build
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Old 11-11-2012, 06:06 PM   #4911
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An Addition to my Man Cave

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Old 11-12-2012, 12:48 PM   #4912
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Another view of the "mobile man cave" doing what it does best during a mountain biking and kayaking weekend.
Love it! Here's my "Mobile Man Cave" loaded up for our trip to Custer, SD that we took this past July. It was a fun week!



We managed to take our FZ-1, my KTM 350 EXC-F, and my wife's KLX 250, plus our mountain bikes to keep ourselves entertained for a week.
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Old 11-12-2012, 01:17 PM   #4913
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the difference is you can buy a tenere where you live
we can't, ugh.
what does GBG stand for?
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Old 11-12-2012, 01:31 PM   #4914
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Love it! Here's my "Mobile Man Cave" loaded up for our trip to Custer, SD that we took this past July. It was a fun week!



We managed to take our FZ-1, my KTM 350 EXC-F, and my wife's KLX 250, plus our mountain bikes to keep ourselves entertained for a week.

More pics and info on your Baja pop-up please! Sweet set-up - Did you custom make the motorcycle mounts on the tongue?
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Old 11-12-2012, 01:42 PM   #4915
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More pics and info on your Baja pop-up please! Sweet set-up - Did you custom make the motorcycle mounts on the tongue?
In an attempt to not thread jack the "Let's see your man castle" thread, I'll post a link to a thread on thumpertalk that I put some info in.

http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/957...-one-of-these/

There's a good amount of information on there including my write-up of how I did my set up. Glad you like it- I know that my wife and I love it!
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Old 11-13-2012, 05:59 AM   #4916
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Old 11-13-2012, 11:50 AM   #4917
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I added these horizontal file cabinets to help clean up the garage.



I also added this behind the garage to hold yard stuff and my dirt bike:






It was getting late so I just threw stuff in there. I need to organize, and add some shelves.

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Old 11-14-2012, 06:37 AM   #4918
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I added these horizontal file cabinets to help clean up the garage.



I also added this behind the garage to hold yard stuff and my dirt bike:






It was getting late so I just threw stuff in there. I need to organize, and add some shelves.

Jim
very interesting, would llove to know more about it, the materials used, etc
it looks like an interesting kit sort of shed
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Old 11-14-2012, 07:01 AM   #4919
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clean garages very honestly kind of freak me out.
+! Scary like empty museums...
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Old 11-14-2012, 07:30 AM   #4920
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very interesting, would llove to know more about it, the materials used, etc
it looks like an interesting kit sort of shed
Since I got mine off CraigsList (New old stock), I have found that the original manufacturer doesn't make them anymore. However, they are now made by Duramax. Here is a link: http://www.durasheds.com/10x8_Westch...le_Walled.html



Mine was originally $1800, I paid $200, minus the base, which was another $170.

The advantage to these are the double wall construction with a firmer vinyl that is much more structually sound than the typical Rubbermaid sheds, and is smooth so cleaning is easier and mold does not stick well, and is easier to clean off.

After I put mine up it rained half an inch, no leaks.

By the way, they say two people, but I did the assembly alone, base and all. It took about 6 hours with the base, 4 for the shed alone.

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