12/1/2021: OK folks, the new forum software is up and running

As has been mentioned, the look of the forum is different. As time permits, we may customize the look a bit.

I have created a new thread to discuss the new platform: viewtopic.php?t=4960

The new platform should be stable and fully functional. Please report any issues in the new thread.

Thank you all for hanging in there with me as we made the rather bumpy trip over to the new platform.

Jim

Manny & Darlene's Eagle 05

This is a public forum. This forum will be a place to show your Project Eagle and updates on progress you have made. Please make one thread with your project and put all updates in the same thread. Sorry... Eagles only.
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buscrazyinFL
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POST # 70

Entrance Step Lights

My nephew helped me put these strip lights on my newly re-tiled entrance steps.
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POST # 71

NEW GAUGES

Added some gauges to my dash. Could have used the VOLT Gauge when my alternator was acting up, and always nice to know the temp and time. Got all three from RANEY Truck Parts https://www.raneystruckparts.com/
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POST # 72

Finishing the TV Mount Project

Never quite finished this previous project to my liking, and had the time to finish it up this past July 4th weekend. First picture shows the wood I had put up temporarily to mount the TV Arm Bracket. 2nd and 3rd pics show the new wood and finish.
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Wow it's been 5 yrs since I posted here we still have our Eagle and still enjoying it. This past year we converted a barn into a house and during the construction we lived in the bus for 8 months. I will post again we have more projects coming soon.
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Manny, I am so glad that you have returned to posting. I have thought about you guys often and wondered how you were doing. I look forward to some updates.

For the new folks, it is well worth your time to go back to start of this build thread and follow the wonderful work that Manny and Darlene have done on this beautiful Eagle.

Manny, a few years back I created a forum called: Our "Other" Projects. I hope you will start a thread about the barn conversion.

Jim
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