E03: Something’s Wrong with Second Gear

Our trip to the Olympic Peninsula in Episode Two revealed that our transmission had some serious problems. In this episode, we come to terms with exactly what’s wrong with the transmission but not before we get a super awesome, if complex, lithium battery system set up to provide us with ample house power. We get ...

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Qalo Wedding Bands

In October 2015 we found ourselves in Colorado visiting friends as a stopover on our way across the country for the holidays. Around that same time some big things happened. We decided to throw caution to the wind and purchase our Syncro, I got some big illustration commissions, projects were flowing in, and Qalo (pronounced ...

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E02: First Trip in Our New* Syncro

After working for a year building our Volkswagen Vanagon Syncro, she was finally ready for her maiden voyage. We hooked up with our homies from Broke but Rich Overland and ventured to the Olympic Peninsula in Washington state where we camped atop a mountain next to the coast, Jessica saved us all from dying a ...

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E01: Getting Sh*t Done

Our first Vlog entry After nearly a year of building out our Syncro for transcontinental travel, we’ve finally gotten to a point where we can start adding the finishing touches to our build out. From a secret storage compartment for tools to getting a computer that can read, diagnose and re-flash our engine’s computer system. ...

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Teva Boots

A few years back, Jorge relented from his life long hatred of all things boots and bought me a pair of Teva De La Vina boots for Christmas. We’ll call them his gateway boots. Since then, I’ve been wearing these things pretty much non stop any time the temperature drops below 85°F. They’re made from waterproof ...

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Khordz Mugs

We first came across Khordz mugs when our van friends Hawk and Kenz of @vanofmydreams started helping out with the production of the mugs and were selling them from their van. They posted about it a few times on instagram which peaked my interest, but it wasn’t until the next time we met up with Hawk ...

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