Introduction: *Camper Deck Kitchen*

This is my deck kitchen i made from parts of a 1993 camper, The sink ,fridge, stove, and drawer fronts were all reused from the camper.

Step 1: Frame

This is the 2 foot wide by 10 foot long frame.

Step 2: Doors

I made doors from 1by4 pt and 1 by 6  ship lap boards. Here is also the frame work for the drawers. Stained  provincial.

Step 3: Drawers

Here are the 3 drawers i made with 18 inch 60 pound drawer slides

Step 4: Upper Frame and Fridge Cabinette

Here i am starting the fridge cabinet and upper cabinets. It is exactly the same size as the kitchen that was in the camper.

Step 5: Upper Cabinet

Here are all the spacers for the doors complete.

Step 6: Finished Sides

Here the sides are on and all braced up.

Step 7: Fridge Cabinet

Here the upper and lower fridge cabinet  openings are made .

Step 8: Countertop

I installed the counter top and sink for the first time !  Came out pretty good for a first timer...

Step 9: Completed

Here it is all done and put on the deck....

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vladivastok made it! (author)2014-07-26

NO FIRE PLACE & GRILL ? [VLAD ]

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iribholo made it! (author)2014-06-08

Excellent and a stepping stone for me from you.

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island7s made it! (author)2013-11-26

I built a set of cabinets like these for my hunting camp in an old office trailer. it appears you made the same omission I did. The toe kick is flush with the front of the cabinets. my wife complains every time she walks up to them.

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682013-11-27

yeah i have to take mine off the bees seem to like it to much grrrrrrrr

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knexlad243 made it! (author)2013-07-03

very nice setup man!

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682013-07-03

thank you knex

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Joe Smania made it! (author)2012-12-28

Sweet setup man ! I'm jealous ! Been wanting a summer kitchen for a while, this looks perfect! Thanks for sharing.

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682013-01-01

Your welcome thanks for the compliments

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static made it! (author)2012-11-11

Looks good ,but personally I wold made th cabin larger to be a able to have an indoor kitchen. Hear it gets cols, and hot enough both an indoor, and an indoor kitchen would be great

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lsteaples made it! (author)2012-10-14

I just love it !!!!!! Can you tell me the cost of the things you had to buy to complete this? Also how big is your cover is it like a garage 1 or 2 cars?
Very impressive you should really be proud of yourself. I also live in Texas out side of Galveston.
Thanks Linda

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682012-10-14

Thank you very much for the compliments Linda, The part of the deck that has the kitchen is 12x20 with a roof over the whole thing. The total cost for materials was about 400.00.

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camping crazy made it! (author)2012-09-18

This is neat!! Cool tractor too lol.

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682012-09-19

thank you

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ckoellein made it! (author)2011-06-13

@FoeHammer358

The "point" of doin it... or one point anyways for us, is that it keeps the heat outside. Also, you can incorporate the gas and or charcoal grills in, which would of course, already be outside for exhaust.

For us though, it's about the summer heat here in South Texas. Cook an average meal and the house goes up to near 90 degrees until about 8 or 9pm.. or even later before it get's back down to 72... that's why I am working on a similar project.

Good stuff, there, coolbeans...!

Keep em coming!

kc in SATX

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682011-06-13

Thanks for the compliment FoeHammer. I have the stove hooked up finally. I had to buy a control valve because they don't sell the thermal coupler separate (imagine that ) So it was 80.00 for it so i wanted to use it because it came from the camper .

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DDW_OR made it! (author)DDW_OR2012-05-10

some sugested additions
removable cover for the top of the sink = keep dirt and "stuff" out.
tarp the entire counter when it is not in use.
the tarp should cover the front of the cabinets as well

i will be building a 20'x20' gazibo that will have a fire pit in the center and
something like this on one end that will be in its own room.

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Dragonetta made it! (author)2011-04-03

Be proud of yourself, brother. Youv'e done a great job. :)

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682011-04-03

Thank you very much for the compliment . I have another instructable for which im making a utility trailer with the frame from the camper ...

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Foehammer358 made it! (author)2011-02-27

Wait, what's the point of having a kitchen outside? What if it rains?

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682011-02-28

It doesn't rain on the inside of the deck under the roof

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Foehammer358 made it! (author)Foehammer3582011-02-28

i see. thanks.

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mggelina made it! (author)2011-02-24

Looks beautiful, does it have running water?

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682011-02-24

sure does so the wife can do the dishes faster ! lol

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foobear made it! (author)2011-02-23

wow, beautiful!

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682011-02-23

Thank you very much for the comment

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Robot Lover made it! (author)2011-02-23

This is incredible! If I had some patches I would totally give you one!

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coolbeansbaby68 made it! (author)coolbeansbaby682011-02-23

thank you very much..I had fun doing it ..

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