Eternal glory for who comes up with an original name! (#3317)

Original French forest fire truck, converted into a capable expedition camper

General Information

Manufacturer and model Renault JP1A12S8
Name Eelco & Irene
Country Netherlands
Year of manufacture 1990
For sale? no


Engine type MIDS 06.02.12 B
Cubic capacity 5488 cc
Number of cylinders 6
Horsepower 150


4x2, 4x4, 6x6, 8x8 4x4
Wheel base 2700mm
Number of seats 3
Tyre size 14.5 r20
Type of tyre Continental mpt 80
Tank capacity 250L + 2x20L jerrycan
Diesel filter no
Permanent or manually selectable 4-wheel drive manually selectable
Diff locks diff locks fore, aft and transfer case


Manufacturer of the cabin Self built
Inner dimensions (LxWxH) 4180x2130x1930 mm
Outer dimensions (LxWxH) 4200x2250x2050 mm
Cabin material GRP Sandwich
Kind and thickness of insulation 60mm XPS foam
Number of beds 1x kingsize lift bed
Windows Outbound
Subframe 4 point pivotting

Floor plan


Material of furniture Poplar plywood

Cooking stove

Cooking stove Ikea VÄLBILDAD, 2 burner induction
Gas installation -

Refrigerator; cool box

Manufacturer and type of fridge / cooler Ikea Huttra

Power supply

Voltage in the chassis 24 Volt
Voltage in the cabin 24 Volt
Charging converter 24V-12V -
110V / 230V in the cabin? yes
Inverter Ective CSI 30 3000W

Capacity of batteries in the cabin

Capacity of batteries in the cabin 2x150 Ah
Battery type SolarV LiFePo4
Battery charger for cabin batteries Solar + DC/DC from generator + shorepower via Ective converter
Battery management Integrated in batteries

Power generation

Solar capacity 2x400W
Solar controller Renogy Rover Li 30 Amp MPPT Solar
Fuel cell no

Heating system

Manufacturer and type of heating system Chinese diesel heater
Warm water processing Allpa boiler 22 Liter 800 Watt
Cab heating sometimes

Water system

water flow 10 l/min
Water filtration system Aqua Logic
Capacity of fresh water tank(s) 2 x 126 L
Capacity of waste water tank(s) 126 L


Manufacturer and type of toilet Trelino® Trenntoilette Evo, 43,5 | L
Capacity of black water tank -

Vehicle accessories

Rear carrier Thule lift v16 Manual
Roof rack not yet
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