BLUE SKY CONVERSIONS BLOG, NEWS & CHAT
  • Laying Up Your Campervan for Winter

    Preparing your campervan for winter storage (laying up) .... It is important to prepare your campervan for storage if you are laying up over the winter months.  This is especially true if you live in an area where you receive wether extremes, notably prolonged frost and/or snow, as damage can quickly happen to an unprepared [...]
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  • RIB ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll’ Seat Beds

    Is a RIB rock and roll seat bed worth the cost or not?.... Here at Blue Sky we always review each of these factors with the customer in order to guide them and recommend the best product for them. Safety - are you intending carrying rear passengers now? or what about in the future?...., is [...]
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  • The Leisure Battery

    The Leisure Battery Image Gallery Leisure batteries are a must for anyone wanting to take their campervan off the beaten track and experience life on the move with all the comforts of home. One of the first tasks when starting your conversion is to install 'leisure' electrics. When we think about leisure power, the leisure battery [...]
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  • Campervan Solar Panel Setup

    When its time to go 'off-grid' and sample the wild side of your campervan lifestyle, you lean pretty heavily on your leisure battery. Supplementing your power needs with a solar panel could make the difference between everlasting power and lights out when the leisure battery finally gives up the ghost. It may be sooner than [...]
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  • VagCom (VCDS)

    VCDS (VAG-COM) Diagnostic System VAGCom (or VCDS)..... is a Windows PC based diagnostic and programming tool for VW Car and Commercial, Audi, SEAT and Skoda cars. It is primarily used for the diagnostic analysis and programming of vehicle systems. More commonly you may know it as the tool that resets your service indicator light by [...]
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  • Blue Sky Signature Camper Van For Sale

    Blue Sky T5.1 Signature Camper Conversion For Sale £28,500 inc. vat More Blue Sky Signature Campervan images..... Blue Sky Conversions are pleased to offer for sale a superb low mileage facelift T5 campervan with brand new zero miles 'Signature' camper conversion including new HiLo roof and 2-berth hydraulic bed system. Immaculate 2012 facelift model T5.1 [...]
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  • Are your T5/T6 Wheels and Tyres Load Rated?

    T5 & T6 Campervan Tyre and Wheel Load Rating It's all too easy to be tempted into buying one of the many replacement wheel and tyre packages that are advertised on places like eBay. Be warned, many are not rated for a typical T5 camper and you are putting yourself and your passengers at risk. [...]
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  • Blue Sky at Camper Mart 2017

    Blue Sky T6 Camper Conversion More conversion images Those of you who made the journey to the Telford International Centre on the last Sunday of January to attend the first Vw Camper show of the year, may have seen  Blue Sky displaying one of its customer T6 camper conversions. Blue Sky Conversions shared a stand [...]
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  • T6 EURO 5/6 Regenerative Brake Energy & Camper Leisure Systems

    Intelligent Digital Battery to Battery Charger Conventional voltage sensing relays This will be of interest to T6 owners who have opted for the Euro5/6 Blue Motion engines. In order to achieve both EURO5/6 emission requirements and greater economy, VW have developed a brake energy regeneration system. The way it works is that  under normal driving and [...]
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  • Rock & Roll Seat Beds

    Getting your rear seat and bed configuration right is one of the most important considerations during conversion when creating your camper....... One of the classic camper conversion items is the 'rock & roll' seat bed. Its practical purpose is to provide passenger seating in the rear that can convert into a bed for sleeping. It [...]
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