Julien DIOT: Globeblogger in Outdoor Sports
Julien DIOT: Globeblogger in Outdoor Sports

Van Design: The outdoor Sport enthusiasts van

Van: a better design for outdoor sport enthusiasts!

Several articles and video to explain my point of view about the best van design for outdoor sport enthusiasts! Current van designs take a lot of space and add a lot of weight to your vehicle. With this van design, you will save money and space without restricting your vehicle to your outdoor sport hobbies. Moreover, you will extend the use of your camping gear!

A smart van with its home automation system!

This van design includes a Raspberry Pi 2 model B, a nano computer easy to code with Linux. After several months of development with Idleman, I created a wireless access for some functions or control some others using smart buttons. Its low energy consumption and the LED technology do not require a second car battery: some space, weight and money saved!


The following articles are mostly in french! When I will have some time, I will write their equivalent in english 🙂

Van Design: my design advantages

In this part, I highlight my minimalist van design saving a lot of space without reserving my vehicle to a single leisure purpose. This way, I can still give a hand to my friends who want to move furnitures and transport raw materials without damaging my van design.


Van Design: holding accessories

My van design was thought out to hold in position my sport equipment, mostly my mountain bike, my motorbike and my snowboard. Therefore those accessories protect both my van design and my sport equipment!


Van Design: Home Automation System

Internet, forums and tutorials are powerful strengths to become a self-made man in pretty much any field! I decided to integrate a nano computer in my van design to create a smart vehicle. Even though several functions are only modern gadgets, knowing they exist open your imagination to a higher purpose. The only rule: if their is electricity, you can control it remotely!


Van Design: The Key Steps

I’m not living high on the hog. Therefore, picking up the right vehicle as well as the right volume were really important: Let’s see the different steps you should consider to build your own van!.