Recent News Articles
Thursday, 27 January 2022  |  Craig
Picking the right LED light

We often get asked by customers to recommend an LED light - there are so many to choose from and lots of considerations when assessing which one would be most suitable. In this article, we'll take a look at some of the key things to consider when choosing the right LED light for your application.

Thursday, 20 January 2022  |  Craig
How long will my battery last?

A topic that often comes up during our conversations with customers is 'What is the lifetime of my battery?'. This can be a tricky figure to put a solid number on, however we are able to make an estimation as long as we account for differences in battery specification, type and usage.

Thursday, 13 January 2022  |  Craig
12 Volt Power & Stealth Camping

Stealth campervans have become increasingly popular, thanks in large part to them being less attractive to thieves than a conspicuous camper. The difficulty with stealth camping, however, is ensuring that there's nothing that visibly gives the van away, which often means no mains hook-up, and solar panels become something requiring extra thought. We discuss options for 12-volt power for those looking to create a stealth camper van.

Thursday, 6 January 2022  |  Craig
Electrical Build Chat with That Van Jolene

We sat down with our Partner Killian of That Van Jolene to discuss their electrical build to help provide some insight into the kind of things that you'll need to bear in mind when planning your campervan conversion

Thursday, 23 December 2021  |  Craig
End of 2021

In 2021, we achieved some major milestones ..

Thursday, 16 December 2021  |  Craig
Interview with Van Furniture Ltd

12 Volt Planet interview with Darren at Van Furniture Ltd - discussing the challenges of designing and manufacturing furniture for self built camper vans

Tuesday, 7 December 2021  |  Craig
An Interview with our Director

We sat down with our Director, Paul, to ask him a few questions.

Thursday, 2 December 2021  |  Craig
Solar Powered Campervan

As the world strives to achieve net-zero goals to help combat global warming & climate change, 22 students in Eindhoven are looking to change the way we run our cars & campervans. We spoke with Solar Team Eindhoven about its latest project, Stella Vita, a self-sustaining house on wheels & the future of solar powered vehicles.

By creating new energy-efficient solar vehicles the team hopes to inspire the vehicle market & wider public to adopt more sustainable technology for both mobility & energy.

Thursday, 25 November 2021  |  Craig
LED Lights & LED Drivers

In this article we will be explaining why you may find some 12V LED lights require drivers & others don't.
LED Lights have become increasingly popular over the years thanks to low energy requirements and high light output, but whilst the technology has made its way both into homes and vehicles, this has lead to some confusion.

Thursday, 18 November 2021  |  Craig
New Product - Switch Panels

Today we are super excited to showcase our latest range of switch panels. Extremely popular, these panels are great at helping give your campervan conversion, motorhome or boat a switching solution that looks professional & won't break the bank.

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