Off grid skoolie with solar and roof raise

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Price: 67,000 USD 67000 USD
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Fully off grid school bus conversion with a 16" roof raise.
Perfect for living in full time or for a weekend adventure rig.




Thomas built Freightliner 36ft bumper to bumper

220K Miles Diesel with hydraulic brakes


196 sq/ft interior (28x7ft), 7’6” interior headroom due to a 16” roof raise
36ft bumper to bumper, 12’6” exterior height
Cummin 5.9L 24 valve engine with 220K miles
Allison transmissionHydraulic brakes
525w solar with 400ah lithium battery bank
Diesel heater and wood stove heat source
Spray foam insulation


Furion propane 3 burner stove oven
Great sized stainless sink with dual faucet
Faux concrete countertop
Overhead food cabinets, pull out pantry, coffee drawer, large pots drawer and storage shelves
Iceco VL65 dual zone fridge/freezer
Wall mounted spice racks


Living area/sofa:
Pull out sofa for guest sleeping space with storage underneath
Fold out desk/table with swing out LG ultrawide 34” monitor
Tiny wood stove with built in log storage underneath and tiles surround
Recessed LED lightingMaxxfan and skylight with rope ladder to roof deck
Front drop zone with storage for shoes and smaller items
Very spacious feel because we did a 16” roof raise


Queen size double bed
3 deep bedside shelves
Great sized closet, slide out mirror and 2 huge drawers for more clothes
Custom tiled shower and bathroom floor
Set up for nature’s head composting toilet
Dual shower headsSecret compartment for valuables


Roof deck perfect for catching a glorious sunset
Detachable basketball (regulation height)
Built in under storage which houses 2 20lb propane tanks
Slide out table next to entry door
Garage section to store bikes, tools, outdoor gear etc



3 x 175w Renogy monocrystalline solar panels
3000w pure sine Renogy inverter 40amp MPPT Renogy rover charge controller
4x100ah Dakota lithium batteries
Victron smartshunt battery monitor connects to smartphone app to monitor solar etc
200amp Victron battery isolator which allows battery charging from alternator while driving
120v breaker box. 12v fuse panel
Lights are all 12v (led strips and puck lights)
120v outlets strategically located around the bus
30amp shore plug in


100 gallon fresh water tank
65 gallon grey water tank
Girard propane tankless water heater
12v Shurflo water pump and filter
Outside fill up port and blow out fitting for winterization


Engine and Mechanics:
She is running super well. Just had it looked at by mechanics and no issues found.
2001 Thomas Freightliner
220K miles
Cummins 5.9L 24 valve engine
Allison transmission
Hydraulic brakes
Gross weight 22000 fully loaded


Service History:
Oil changed every 8000 miles
All new tires and brakes - feb 2020
New injector pump - oct 2020
New air filter - dec 2020
Replaced fuel tank - jan 2021




Delivery can be arranged for a fee depending on location


Let me know if you have any questions and to arrange a viewing. The bus is located in Madison, Connecticut

Specific details

Year 2001
Bus Manufacturer Thomas
Motor Manufacturer Freightliner
Motor Model Cummins 5.9l 24v
Fuel Type Diesel
Miles 220000
Kilometers ---
Tire tread remaining 80%
Rear Wheels Dual
Motor Location Front with hood
Wheelchair Access Door None
Drivetrain 4WD


Connecticut, U.S.


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Displayed: 5701
Expires: 07-17-2021 08:04:55
In categories: Converted School Buses


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