58 Globester – Bathroom Sink and Tap

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

To complete the bathroom the sink and tap are fitted. The tap has a pull out spout which serves as a shower head. 

58 Globester – Fold down Worktop

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

In order to add a little more work space I have fitted a fold down worktop next to the fridge. 


58 Globester – Locker Doors

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

The walnut sliding doors are fitted to the overhead locker. 

58 Globester – Door Skin

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

The original door skin removed and replaced with polished aluminium. New seals complete the work on the door. 

58 Globester – Back on its wheels

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

Finally off the jacks …

58 Globester – New Axle

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

A new axle, custom made by indespension with overrun brakes is fitted into the original springs. 

58 Globester – Galley Drawers

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

Beneath the sink I have fitted 5 beech dovetail drawer boxes with walnut faces. The handles are new original 50s stock. 


58 Globester – Hitch and Gas Bottle Rack

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

The new UK spec coupling has been fitted along with a custom build gas bottle holder. 

58 Globester – Pixel Lights

October 14, 2016 / 58 Globester /

I have fitted LED Pixels beneath the walnut shelves at either side of the Dinette. A clear acrylic light pipe has been drilled for each led and polished to blend in with the surface of the walnut. When they are off, the LEDs are hardly visible. When illuminated the light shines throught the light pipes and each LED can be individually controlled in colour and brightness to allow for some interesting effects. 


58 Globester – Bathroom Cabinet and Roof Light

August 17, 2016 / 58 Globester /

More fabrication in the form of a bathroom sink unit made from original aluminium taken from the internal skin and a roof light fitted to the hatch.