Wild Bunch Round One,
Real Steel Round 2
14th/15th May '05
The weeks before the meeting.
Team Twisted's second season
started with the same tent and Bongo setup as 2004, but after a couple of
meetings of frozen tents and cramp conditions in the Bongo van, the team
decided that a bigger van was needed. And what better than a long wheel base
high roof Transit? Within 3 hours of the purchase, Helen was already
painting the interior purple and draft plans of the layout where being
Nice gloves! but wrong team's
Dean's design for a bed
frame/garage storage looked simple enough on paper, but 30m of tubing and 2
days cutting and welding construction later, showed it wasn't that simple
but well worth the effort.
And Christine wondered why it
took so long for us to "make the bed"
And vis zis devise ve vil rule
As usual P and P where the
first to try it out for comfort and "pizza-bility"
of lights, a high level storage shelf, clothes rail and partition curtains
completed the boudoir. In the coming weeks the addition of a sink and cooker
unit would complete the ensemble, but for now Pooky and Penny were happy to
test their new passion wagon as it was.
Team Twisted is now ready to
When the work was finished we had
a triple bed/ sofa and garage with adaptable internal storage. The whole
design is also removable should the van need to be used as a van rather than
a Twisted Weekend Wagon.