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Meet Ubu
Rundown of Ubu's components

The nitty-gritty guts and glory of most every system in Ubu.

  • 2015 Mercedes Sprinter Cargo 2500 170”  WB . 2.1 lt 4 Cyl. Twin Turbo Diesel engine. (21-24 MPG)
  • Suspension upgrade — Sumo Springs  (SSF-106-47) + (SSR-326-47-1)
  • BFG KO2 All-Terrain Wheels (LT245 / 75R16)
  • Fiamma F65S Awning (13’2”)
  • Auxiliary Alternator (Nations 270XP Alternator Kit) + Balmar MC 614H Regulator
  • Kenwood DNX GPS Head Unit with Apple CarPlay
  • Backup Camera (Boyo VTS40)
Living Space
  • Second Skin Audio Sound Damplifier
  • 3M Thinsulate insulation
  • ESP Low E (radiant barrier)
  • Minicell Closed cell foam
  • MaxxAir Maxxfan Deluxe
  • 2 CR Laurence T-Vent Windows, one per side
  • Raised Bed Platform
  • Espar D2 Heater
  • Bamboo Flooring with ½“ Polyiso Underneath
  • ARB 63-Quart Fridge
  • True Induction 2 Burner Induction Cooktop
  • Swivel Seats (SwivelsRUs style with red knob)
  • Nature’s Head Composting Toilet
  • Ikea Slide Out Garbage/Recycling Holder
  • Window Blackout Shades (3-layer sandwich — batting, reflectix and outside cover material — made by awesome seamstress)
  • First Alert CO710 10-Year Carbon Monoxide
  • First Alert P1010 10-Year Photoelectric Smoke and Fire Alarm
  • WiFi hotspot — ATT Mobley + Adapter
  • RV Dual Canister Complete Water Filtration System – 1st canister filters sediment and 2nd is carbon block filter for other nasties
  • 25-Gallon Fresh Water Tank
  • Isotemp Slim Electric Stainless Steel H2O heater
  • Shurflo Revolution 4008 3.0 Water Pump with Pipe Strainer
  • Shurflo Pump Silencing Kit
  • Shurflo Accumulator Tank
  • Kraus Modern Oletto Single Lever Pull Down Kitchen Faucet, Stainless Steel
  • Ikea Norrsjon 14 5/8″ x 17 3/8″ sink
  • Alkaway Ultrastream Water Ionizer and Filter
  • 5-Gallon Grey Water Tank
  • Pipes – ½” diameter Nylobrade® PVC Tubing
  • Oxygenics RV showerhead (super duper water conserving without sacrificing pressure)
  • Ambassador Marine Aidack Plastic Recessed Mixer (for water temp control in shower)
  • 5 100W Sunpower Flexible Panels
  • Victron Bluesolar Charge Controller MPPT 150/70
  • Victron Energy Color Control Panel GX 
  • MidNite Solar Photovoltaic DC Circuit Breaker – 150V/20A
  • Blue Sea 6006 M-Series Battery Switch Single Circuit On/Off Red
  • Blue Sea Systems Outdoor marine 7182 40 Amp Circuit Breaker Surface Mount 285 Series x2
  • Link Solar Weatherproof ABS Solar Double Cable Entry Gland
  • Victron Energy Battery Monitor BMV-702
  • Victron VE Direct Bluetooth Dongle
  • 2000W Victron 12/2000 80/30 MultiPlus Inverter Charger
  • Lithionics LiFePo4 400 Ah Battery
  • Blue Sea Systems AC Main Panel with 6 Positions
  • Blue Sea Systems 12 Circuit Blade Fuse Block With Negative Bus
  • LED Lights with Dimmer Switch (LED Warm White Undermount Light Strips & 4 Overhead Puck Lights)
  • JR Products 12225 Black Single SPST On-Off Switch
  • Blue Sea Systems Class T 225 to 400A Fuse Block x2
  • Coin-Grip Flooring
  • LCD Lighting
  • 17” Slideout Bike Tray with Fork Mounts for 2 Bikes
  • Built-in Shelf
  • Door Hooks for sweaty clothes, Camelbacks, whatever
  • Cargo Net Pockets and other Storagey Units
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