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Old 04-26-2019, 07:42 PM   #1
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Day 1, first mods on my new 5.0

It has been fun working on the new rig and starting on my list. My first priorities were inside the cabinet mods so we can start packing for our first camping trip on Tuesday.

First up were Effa Mesh baskets in the pantry. Next were LED lights in the upper cabinets in the living area. (The captain lights in the loft are enough for that area.. per Paula! ) The lights are made by Sylvania, their Mosaic brand. There is a little remote that lets one choose the colors and other functions. I threaded the IR receiver up through the speaker opening. It is that little white thing sticking up on the left speaker. It is completely reversible if I decide to move it without leaving a hole behind.
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I like that Arnie Being new to the Escape world where do you connect to the 12v system? jn
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I like that Arnie Being new to the Escape world where do you connect to the 12v system? jn
I ordered 12V drops in the cabinets where I needed them as part of the build. ($50 CAN each.)
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Thanks Arnie At this point it would cost me $200 extra.
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Thanks Arnie At this point it would cost me $200 extra.
In our 21 we ordered 2 drops, you should be be able to reach all upper cabinets with 1 on each side. I'd imagine the 5.0 is the same.
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In our 21 we ordered 2 drops, you should be be able to reach all upper cabinets with 1 on each side. I'd imagine the 5.0 is the same.
My final build sheet went in weeks ago. I tried to get a custom graphic last week and the graphic was $85 with $200 added because I had already submitted the build sheet. So no graphic. I knew the rules so I'm not complaining. I'll try to figure some way to make it work.
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My final build sheet went in weeks ago. I tried to get a custom graphic last week and the graphic was $85 with $200 added because I had already submitted the build sheet. So no graphic. I knew the rules so I'm not complaining. I'll try to figure some way to make it work.
I'm fairly certain Gidney does ETI's graphics. I'm sure you can source with them directly with your colour and specifying that you want ETI's font and they will supply it much cheaper. You'll just need to install it yourself. That's what we intend to do once we come up with a name/slogan.
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I'm fairly certain Gidney does ETI's graphics. I'm sure you can source with them directly with your colour and specifying that you want ETI's font and they will supply it much cheaper. You'll just need to install it yourself. That's what we intend to do once we come up with a name/slogan.
Thanks a bunch! I'll get in touch with those folks.
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