***SOLD*** Offgrid 4x4 Expedition Vehicle E350 Shuttle Conversion

dcrzach

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FOR SALE
$75,000



The build: 2006 Ford E350 StarTrans Shuttle Conversion.

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More Photos available at : https://drive.google.com/open?id=1nWD600upSWzUyV-MCNZH9vLGUA8jSzge
Motor/ Drivetrain / 4x4:
62k Original Miles as listed on odometer- 5.4 Triton V8 Gas Engine. 5r110W Superduty Transmission. Custom Dash Mounted Trans Temp Gauge . Drives Like it should with Very Low Millage.
Original e350 Startrans Platform Purchased from Autogator in Roseville California before being brought to Reno Nevada to undergo a complete Expedition Vehicle outfit. This included extensive drivetrain modifications to convert the Rig to 4x4. The vehicle was purchased with a salvage title and was later rebranded Rebuilt after inspection. The vehicle had suffered minor fiberglass damage on the top cap that was incorrectly estimated resulting in the vehicle’s salvaged title. The vehicle was professionally repaired by Professional Fiberglass Repair, an aviation fiberglass repair contractor in Woodland California, and was repaired beyond its original strength. The vehicle is currently registered and insured as a recreational motorhome in Reno, NV. The rig has seen (7k) Miles driven since its completion in May 2019. It has been lightly used to explore the PNW and Canada. Its systems and reliability have been tested and thoroughly documented. Vehicle is available for Pickup Oct 1. Delivery can potentially be arranged.
The Conversion: Leaf Sprung Conversion Nv271 4x4 Hi/Low Range Transfer Case . Superduty Dana 60 Front Axle with F550 Brakes and Warn Manual Locking Hubs. Custom Front Leaf Springs and Custom Valved Front Superduty Bilstien Shocks. Conversion was professionally done in May of 2018 by Randy at Advanced 4x4 in Salt Lake City. Completely DOT Stamped and certified, the conversion was completed at around 55k Miles. It is very easy to drive and represents a standard of extreme capability. All documentation of work completed is available.
Exterior:
- Full Steel Frame Construction wrapped with aluminum skinned siding and FoamCore Insulation.
- Thunderstruck Square Tube Full steel Custom e350 Bumper Powder coated By Line X of Reno
- 30klb tow rating RazorAuto all aluminum shackles mounted on front bumper.
- Like New 285/75/R16 33in Dick Cepek Extreme Terrain Tires mounted on stock e350 Steel Wheels. Full Spare mounted in Stock Rear Underside storage location. Aggressive long lasting tire with great on road drivability
- Complete Steel-It Undercoat Treatment to Frame and Gas Tank.
- Pettit Marine Topcoat painted fiberglass Top Cap.
- 2x AutoFeel 52in Curved Lightbars Mounted On Top Fiberglass Cap
- Jeep Xj Aftermarket Smittybuilt Tubs and Fender Flares custom Adapted and modified to mount over rear wheels.
- Full Aluminum Plate Custom Built Side Skirting coated with Alumiclear Protective Coating
- Custom Dog Exterior Vehicle Mounted Dog Run
- Aluminum Exterior Roof Access Ladder –
- All SS Marine grade Hardware used in all exterior additions
Interior:
- Baltic Birch Lightweight Professionally custom made interior furniture.
- All cabinetry designed with slow close SS Marine Euro Style lock latch hardware solutions
- Full Waterproof Laminate Flooring
- Roof and Ceiling extensively insulated with Foam core floor and battened wool roof
- Full SS Sink and Countertop Space with removable Snow Peak Baja Burner Cooktop. 5 Gallon Under Sink Grey Water Storage Tank
- Dash Mini countertop RV Toaster Oven – Works on solar
- LED Lighted Furrion standup RV 120v Fridge
- Dometic 12v/120v Chest fridge/ Freezer
- 6.5ft spacious interior ceiling height with dimmable Led Flush Puck Lighting.
- Collapsible full Standing 32x32 all Aluminum Shower Stall – Led lighting – 40 Gallon Attached Greywater storage tank independent for the shower.
- 50 Gallon Ronco Plastics interior water storage tank mounted under interior couch/Sofa Bed.
- Quadflo 2.8GPM Water Pump – Very powerful water Pressure
- All Handmade Custom Tig Welded SS Interior Trim Pieces Created By RIVITED of Reno
- Shrock Manufacturing Leather RV Jacknife Sofa Sleeper. Made in USA
- Baltic Birch Interior trim used to accent cabinetry.
- Bose Soundtouch 30 in custom AV cradle mount behind Samsung 32in Flatpanel Smart TV.
- Insulated Bed Platform with Custom 4In 11lb Density memory Foam Mattress made by Mattres4u in Reno NV - Temper- Pedic Comparable
- Monkeyfist mount for exterior WEBoost RV65 Boost Pole.
- 5 Gallon Thetford cassette toilet with Electric Flush.
- Hydraulic Assisted one hand operation Front entry Door
- Custom WT-Metall Lightweight all aluminum Locking Dog Kennel – made in Germany
- Weboost Interior mounted Boost Antenna
- Chicom 10in 1080p Hardwired HD Backup Camera with internal memory Storage
- Chicom 1080P Front HD Dash Cam
- Panasonic Head Unit With Aftermarket 6x9 carpeted Speaker enclosures mounted behind TV with Phoenix Gold Pro Series Speakers.
- Complete interior window coverings and front door Magnetic Bug screen installed
- Dometic Heki Mini Skylight above bed

Electrical/ Solar:

-Complete Victron Solar Package. Professionally installed and mounted by High Alert Technology of Reno NV.
-960w Rec n Peak Solar panels securely mounted with Sikaflex onto roof
-24v Victron 3000W Euro Easy Solar Inverter/ charger/ AC Distribution
-220V to 120V Single Phase Victron Isolation Transformer
-Victron 24v to 12v Converter
-50 Amp RV Distribution panel with 50 AMP switchable Solar to Shore Power Transfer switch
-24v 480 AH Victron Super Cycle AGM Battery Bank. 0/1 Gauge wiring
-Led Lighted power receptacles throughout interior and garage areas.
No Need to ever Plug in to Shore Power! System was designed around the Victron easy solar, a 230v European Single phase inverter system. This allows for very easy adaption for overseas travel to Europe where 120v is not available.

Heating and Cooling:
-120v Isotherm 11 Gallon Coolant Connected Water Heater. ( heats during driving and stays hot in insulated jacketed Marine Quality SS Water Tank, or can be heated using a 120v element with the solar system during extended periods without driving. )
- 12v Propex thermostatically controlled propane furnace. 8000BTU heats up the vehicle instantly on chilly nights.
- Haier Interior mounted 8000Btu Air Conditioner for really hot days( can be ran virtually all day on solar power )
- 12v Turbokool Roof mounted RV Evaporative cooler. – ( amazing device that uses very little water and power and keeps the rig perfectly cool on warm days )
- 12v Maxxair LED Lighted Kitchen / Bathroom ventilation fan.

Toy Hauler Cargo Storage Area:
- Large Rear Keyed Locked Cargo Access Door To under-bed storage and Motorcycle/ Moped / Bike Storage
- Original Hydraulic Ramp is now used to load and unload recreational toys in and out of the vehicle with safety and Ease.
- Condor Custom Motorcyle/ Scooter Wheel Chock.
- EZ Rachet Down Floor Mount Cargo Straps
- Rear Cargo Area provides access to Ventilated Propane storage Locker/ AGM Battery Storage Area/ and all Solar Components are conveniently mounted securely and safely in the rear Cargo Space.
- Custom Baltic Bitch Storage Shelves and Monkey Fist tool Mounting Locations.




For Purchase Information Contact Zach Reinitz at 775-200-3591 – Serious inquiries only!!
$75,000
 
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dcrzach

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Fully loaded = .. 50 gallons of water.. Yamaha zuma .. Wife and 2 dogs is exactly 13klb ! Still manages a healthy 12mpg!
 

GoneClimbin

New member
Super nice. Using the wheelchair lift in that way seems so obvious now, instead of ripping it out like most builders seem to do.
 

Vector13

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Do you have a build thread or IG/Youtube channel? Would love to see how this was all put together. And that wheelchair lift is such a good idea, really like the setup!
 

dcrzach

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I follow you on IG. I'm very surprised to see her up for sale. Why are you selling?
We are nearly done completing our test runs with our rig. It was built as an escape and has evolved into a true passion. We are preparing to establish shop space in Reno NV to continue on a professional level to create more econoline based expedition vehicles . We look forward to bridging the financial gap between the average income and a trully remarkable offgrid autarkic machine.
 

Sixinarow

Adventurer
We are nearly done completing our test runs with our rig. It was built as an escape and has evolved into a true passion. We are preparing to establish shop space in Reno NV to continue on a professional level to create more econoline based expedition vehicles . We look forward to bridging the financial gap between the average income and a trully remarkable offgrid autarkic machine.
Awesome! Good luck to you!
 

GoneClimbin

New member
Question: if the dog crate was removed, how wide would the garage interior be? Like would something like a "Portable Mobility Scooter" (a.k.a. mother-ln-law scooter) fit in? It would need to be at least 24 inches wide.

Thanks!
 
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