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Old 08-12-2018, 04:58 AM   #1
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Default Has anyone ever added an Oven to a class b?

I have seen very few campers with ovens. But it seems the Okanagan's and the Airstream class b's came with them. The okanagans are fairly low end and the airstreams are hard to find and command a premium. I'd really like to have an oven over a microwave as it can be run off grid without the need for running the generator. Is it possible to add one if I can find the room? I'd be willing to lose obvious storage space and probably toss the microwave to regain a bit back.
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Old 08-12-2018, 05:37 AM   #2
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https://www.ebay.com/itm/1998-Airstr...&_fsrp=1&rt=nc

Here's an Airstream B190 currently on ebay. My advice is look for something that already has the features you want (even if it takes time to find the "right" one).

As it is, you'll have to make some repairs and replacement of appliances on any older motor home you find. That will be challenge enough. I don't recommend adding appliances due to wiring, heat, and possible fire and asphyxiation hazards. A class B is just too small and everything is too crammed in to make major changes.

Good luck.
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Old 08-13-2018, 06:39 PM   #3
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"I'd really like to have an oven over a microwave as it can be run off grid without the need for running the generator. "

?? A small MW can easily be used off-grid, even with MSW inverter.
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Old 08-14-2018, 10:21 AM   #4
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Years ago when I had a 23 foot travel trailer I would take things with me like an electric portable oven. It was big enough to put on counter and bake anything I wanted to. Had to have electric shore line but it along with electric fryer, coffee pot, etc. made things easier than propane. Now in my Class B if I want something baked I pick it up at a store. I travel lighter.
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Years ago, ordinary grocery stores didn't have bakeries.
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Years ago, ordinary grocery stores didn't have bakeries.

Bakery Shops had bake goods. Fewer exist now. A baker friend had to get a job in a grocery when the bakery closed. I knew where he worked so got baked goods there. But few grocery stores bake from scratch like the old Bakery Shops did. I get baked goods and freeze them and put them in my Class B so called fridge. I do have a small 110 AC toaster oven to heat up a slice or 2. Mostly English Muffins and Bagels.
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What would you need to make anyways? I live outside my Class B, I would rather bake in my Dutch Oven in a camp fire. Make great peach cobbler that way.
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