News, Insight and Viewpoint on Motorhomes

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Posted on by David Burley

It isn’t only motorhomes and caravans we work on here at Outdoorbits, we also sometimes get called upon to work on the real Biggies,

This particular customer we met on our recent mapping trip into Europe. He had a problem with his KVH dome and after finding the were fairly close to our location they arranged to come visit when back in the UK.
The customer had a twin LNB dome but the second cable was never run by the original installer. Customer had a Humax PVR and wanted to watch one channel whilst recording another. We drilled the hole, installed the Continue reading

Posted on by David Burley

Halogen lights have been around in the motorhome / caravan industry for decades and work well but their lifespan is limited as anyone who has had to replace them periodically knows whereas Led lights can last an amazing 60,000 hours.

Halogen bulbs are also energy thirsty and use far more battery power than their led counterparts.
We often get customers asking us to swap out either the bulbs or sometimes the Continue reading

Posted on by David Burley

Avtex Snipe Pro

We got our first batch of the new Avtex Snipes a few days ago and we are already in the preliminary stages of fitting an Avtex Snipe Pro in the next day or two so will update here once we have.

The Avtex Snipe Pro and Avtex Snipe Pro Max are an evolution of the hugely popular Avtex Snipe which was originally sold as a portable system but more and more people wanted them mounted permanently on their roofs.
The Snipe Pro and Pro Max are built from the ground up as Continue reading

Posted on by David Burley


Just been perusing some of the informative and useful vidz on the YouTube Channel for Truma at

We find many users get confused with the Truma controls even though they are easy once you have been shown once but these videos will be useful for any telephone enquiries we get

#truma @TrumaUK

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Finally getting around to compiling data of which there is masses of our satellite mapping trip earlier this year,

Been asked a few times how hard it is to drive off/on the Eurotunnel in a large Motorhome so for those who are interested this is me following another motorhome off the Eurotunnel