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This Man Parks His DIY Truck Camper In The Heart Of Tehran, Iran

Thanks to DoItYourselfRV reader Khatereh Malekian for submitting this homemade truck camper from Iran.

And when we mean homemade, we really mean handmade.

A man by the name of Muhammad Shafi’i created this truck camper on the back of a Saipa pickup truck.

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Muhammad Shafi’i outside his truck camper in Tehran, Iran.

Iran truck camper
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He parks the camper in Tehran’s Hafte-Tir Square.

Iranian makes truck camper
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Hafte-Tir square lies in the central part of Iran’s capitol of Tehran. In 1981, a powerful bomb went off in Hafte-Tir square, killing 73 leaders of Iran’s Islamic Republic Party, including the second most-powerful leader of the revolution, Ayatollah Mohammad Beheshti.

And always has the welcome sign out.

Welcome sign on truck camper door
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Sometimes nearby shop owners come out to say hello.

Shop owner and truck camper owner
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Muhammad also has three grandchildren (who probably love the camper too!).

Muhammad and his truck camper
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He installed a gas-powered heater and stove.

Propane tanks
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And a homemade rack for herbs and spices.

Rack for herbs and spices
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But he most loves his house (truck camper) plants.

Plant growing through truck camper
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You’ll find them growing throughout the camper.

Plant inside truck camper
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Here’s a look inside.

Inside Muhammad's camper
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Sleeping quarters.

Sleeping quarters
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And no, he won’t make one for you. While he put his heart and soul into making this camper, he says he doesn’t have the time or energy to make another one.

Close-up of handmade camper
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Muhammad in his driver’s seat.

Muhammad in his driver's seat
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Front of Saipa truck camper
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Back of Mohammad's truck camper
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Read the original story (in Persian) at the following link…

Iran Wire: Homemade Small RV




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