Suppliers and Resources

Find suppliers for every component required to build your camper-trailer

Jump to section: | Chassis | Body | Interior | Electrical | Kitchen | Storage |

Chassis components

Steel suppliers:

Supplier Link Phone
OnesteelVarious
Metaland 1300 658232

Hot-Dip Galvanisers:

Supplier Link Phone
GAA 03 9654 1266
Industrial Galvanizers 1300 464 258

Welding machines and Supplies:

Product Brand / Model Buy online
MIG welder (premium) BOC, Lincoln etc.
150 Amps+
Buy on eBay
MIG welder (budget) Various Buy on eBay
Welding helmet (auto) Various Buy on eBay
MIG wire (standard) Various Buy on eBay
MIG wire (gasless) Various Buy on eBay

Hardware components:

Product Brand / Model Buy online
Suspension Vehicle Components NA
Couplings Vehicle Components DO35Buy on eBay
Couplings Treg PolyblockBuy on eBay
Couplings OzHitchBuy on eBay
Couplings McHitch NA
Jockey Wheels Various Buy on eBay
Stabiliser legs Various Buy on eBay
Gas bottle holders Various Buy on eBay
Jerry/water can holders Various Buy on eBay

Body and Canvas

Panel and frame suppliers:

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Aluminium sheet and extrusions Capral NA
3.0mm aluminium checker plate Various Buy on eBay
Assorted aluminium claddings Caravan and RV Works Website
Venturelite composite panels Ayres Panel Systems NA
Monopan composite panels Wihag Composites NA

General body hardware:

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Dometic/Seitz Windows Various Buy on eBay
Camec Windows CamecBuy on eBay
Jensen roof vents Various Buy on eBay
Buy on Amazon
Fiamma roof vents Various Buy on eBay
Compartment hatches Various Buy on eBay
Custom doors/hatches TBA NA
Cabinet locks Various Buy on eBay
Over-centre catches Various Buy on eBay
S/S piano hinge Various Buy on eBay
Springs (custom) Better Springs NA
Gas struts Various Buy on eBay
Buy on Amazon
Mudguards Various Buy on eBay
Wheelarch flares Various Buy on eBay
Mudflaps Various Buy on eBay
Pinchweld Various Buy on eBay
Stone Guard (bolt on) Various Buy on eBay
Anti-stone coating HerculinerBuy on eBay
Buy on Amazon
Anti-stone coating Dupli-Color Bed ArmorBuy on eBay

Adhesives and fasteners:

Product Brand / Model Buy Online
Sealed pop rivets Various Buy on eBay
Sealant/Adhesive Sikaflex 252Buy on eBay
Thread locker Loctite 242/243 or 262/271Buy on eBay

Canvas:

Type Brand / Supplier Buy online
Custom-made canvas tents Wallaby Track 0421 819 037
Canvas repair tape Various Buy on eBay
Side-fold tents for trailers Various Buy on eBay
Awnings Various Buy on eBay
Poles Various Buy on eBay
Tent pegs Various Buy on eBay

Interior

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Polystyrene panel Foamex NA
Selley's 'Liquid Nails fast' Various Buy on eBay
Marine carpet Various Buy on eBay
HD foam mattress Various Buy on eBay
Plastic storage tubs Various Buy on eBay
Smoke alarm Various Buy on eBay
12v / USB power outlets See below in
Electrical section
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Interior lighting See below in
Electrical section
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Electrical

Tail lights and brake control:

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Stop/Tail/Indicator/reverse cluster Bright LED TechBuy on eBay
Stop/Tail/Indicator cluster Bright LED TechBuy on eBay
Red/Amber clearance Bright LED TechBuy on eBay
White clearance / cabinet lights Bright LED TechBuy on eBay
Number plate light Bright LED TechBuy on eBay
Trailer Brake Controller REDARC Buy on eBay
Trailer Brake Controller Hayman-Reese Buy on eBay
Trailer Brake Controller Tekonsha Buy on eBay
7-core trailer cable Various Buy on eBay
7-pin flat trailer connector Various Buy on eBay
7-pin round trailer connector Various Buy on eBay
12-pin flat trailer connector Various Buy on eBay
Anderson plug (50A) Various Buy on eBay

12v lighting, charging, components and accessories:

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Chargers, Batteries and BMS
(REDARC, C-Tek etc)
Richards Auto Electrical (08) 8532 1411
15A Battery Management System REDARC Buy on eBay
30A Battery Management System REDARC Buy on eBay
DC-DC Charger REDARC Buy on eBay
DC-DC Charger C-Tek Buy on eBay
Fusebox Narva Buy on eBay
Battery (Gel) Various Buy on eBay
Battery (AGM) Various Buy on eBay
Battery (Lithium Ion) Various Buy on eBay
Anderson plug (50A) Various Buy on eBay
Cable (6AWG/13mm2) Various Buy on eBay
Cable (8AWG/8mm2) Various Buy on eBay
Cable (12AWG/3mm2) Various Buy on eBay
Cable (18AWG/1mm2) Various Buy on eBay
Switches Air On Board (carling-type) Buy on eBay
Fluoro outdoor lighting DA Pro (02) 9743 5444
LED outdoor lighting Various Buy on eBay
USB Power outlets Air On Board Buy on eBay
Cigarette lighter power outlet Various Buy on eBay

240v components and accessories: All 240v wiring and components must be installed by a licensed electrician.

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Power points (inside) Various Buy on eBay
IP-rated Power inlet Clipsal Buy on eBay
IP-rated Power outlet Clipsal Buy on eBay
2.5mm2 twin+earth cable Various Buy on eBay
16A MCB / RCD Various Buy on eBay
MCB/RCD Housing Various Buy on eBay
2kVa Generator Honda Buy on eBay
Sine-wave Inverters Various Buy on eBay

Kitchen

Cooking:

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Cast iron LPG stove Various Buy on eBay
Stainless LPG stove Various Buy on eBay
Diesel cooktop Various Buy on eBay
Microwave Various Buy on eBay

Fridges:

Brand/Website Notes Buy online
Trailblaza Fantastic Australian-made fridges. Reliable and efficient but bulky. 3yr warranty. N/A
Evakool Most models Australian-made. Reliable and efficient but bulky. 5yr warranty. Buy on eBay
Waeco Reliable with a large service network.
3yr warranty.
Buy on eBay
Engel Reliable with a large service network.
3yr warranty.
Buy on eBay

Water:

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
38L wheelarch water tank Dynaplas Buy on eBay
50L wheelarch water tank Dynaplas Buy on eBay
Square water tanks Dynaplas Buy on eBay
Underfloor water tanks Various Buy on eBay
Hand water pump Various Buy on eBay
Electric water pump Various Buy on eBay
Sink Various Buy on eBay
Plastic tub (sink) Willow NA
Drinking water hose Nylex Buy on eBay

Complete kitchens and DIY components:

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Drawer slides Various Buy on eBay
Fridge slide Various Buy on eBay
Complete S/S kitchen Various Buy on eBay

Storage

Product Brand / Supplier Buy online
Compartment hatches Various Buy on eBay
Custom doors/hatches TBA NA
Cabinet locks Various Buy on eBay
Over-centre catches Various Buy on eBay
S/S piano hinge Various Buy on eBay
Gas struts Various Buy on eBay
Buy on Amazon
Plastic storage tubs Various Buy on eBay

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