I’ve been working on the floor vent in my Ford Transit and with a direct opening to the outside, I decided to put a temporary screen, made from a gutter screen, on the existing opening under the van, right behind the B pillar.
Floor ventilation for small RV’s could be an untapped resource, that has the potential to considerably reduce interior heat gain in off-grid locations and to significantly lower energy needs for 12V refrigerators.
Floor Vent Research For The Small RV
Boondocking is getting more popular as a cheap alternative for the full-time RV’er. For those of us that can handle the lack of air-conditioning, yet cannot stand noisy generators, many backcountry destinations are waiting to be discovered. Despite that Lithium battery technology may provide limited or full A/C-service in the future, currently temperature regulation in recreational vehicles is limited at best. Continue reading Are Floor Vents The Solution For A Hot Problem?