1. F

    Skyline or Reimo pop-top?

    We have the van, LWB T6 and I'm in the process of choosing the conversion company. Which I'm finding very difficult, lots of companies all with different opinions. I've got quotes from 2 locals companies, one whom said Skyline Aurora is the best, one that said Reimo Easyfit with a Deluxe...
  2. M

    Skyline Aurora & T6 Tailgate Bike Rack

    Hi all, Does anyone else have a Skyline Aurora and VW tailgate bike rack combo? If so, does your bike rack hit the Skyline roof when it's popped up, preventing the tailgate to fully open? We've had a bit of a mare with ours plus two broken rear lights.
  3. D

    skyline roof clips

    We have the slightly earlier Skyline roof which is held down - sort of! - by two straps at the front. This is not satisfactory as it is difficult to tighten properly and tends to lift at speed. It needs some sort of toggle catch arrangement rather like the roof of a 2CV. Does anyone know...
  4. D

    Hilo or skyline Aurora?

    Hi all I’m currently going with aurora as my conversion company use these but I’m more set on Hilo , love the fact it drops so not visible as a pop top from outside. The company I’m going with on conversion question reliability of Hilo and say it quite significantly reduces internal area when...
  5. S

    The Poptop Conundrum

    Hi All, so i am totally new to the forum. I have gleam huge amounts of info from many of the posts already but now my VWT6 has arrived i thought i would get involved. I have done quite a lot of research on pop tops but find out how they differ is quite tricky (they all look the same). I have a...
  6. W

    Cornish Camper

    Got our T6.1 Highline base van converted this week. Absolutely love it! Thanks to Taylored Campervan Conversions in Barnstaple. Great bunch of lads that take great pride in their work and it shows. Highly recommended.
  7. Joseph

    Cable access holes through roof......

    Hey all, forum newb. Recently got a T6 for a MTB/Camping/Daily beast. Just added roof bars last week and thinking about mounting a roof tent and Solar panel up there, wondering on what the suggestions are regarding getting cables through the roof skin into the vehicle.... this is the...
  8. N

    My new Toy

    Hi Folks, New to the forum and just thought Id post up a picture of my toy. A few mods since this pic but nothing major just the usual wind deflectors and so on.
  9. M

    Skyline Roofs now accommodates mattress storage

    I've just turned up to the party and invested in a T6 Kombi. It’s kind of a add as we go kind of project depending on what we want/need But a must is a pop top roof. I have done lots of research through this forum and speaking to people I know and I think I’m there. correction I know I’m there...
  10. S

    Skyline North conversions?

    Just starting down the road of converting a T6. Pretty set after some research on a skyline poptop from. Skyline North. There's quite a few threads on there poptops, all encouraging. I was wondering if anyone had any experience with there other services--line out, electrical, heater, windows? I...
  11. A2dczealous

    How to fit a solar panel video tutorial

    Hi fellow Dubbers. This weeks video is a solar install using the Skyline Roofs 150W solar panel kit and CTEK SE connection. A little geeky chat about PWM and MPPT too Also going to give away the PWM controller to one viewer, so check out the video and see what you think
  12. Ashjoli

    Skyline pop top roofs

    I'm in Derby and there are two companies that offer pop top conversions. Both are using Skyline roof's for the pop tops, does anyone have any views on whether these are any good or not? There price to fit with bed,lights and carpet are both around the £3700 mark. Would be interested to hear what...
  13. D

    New Skyline Aurora Roof

    Fitted two weeks ago and we finally got chance to put the roof up today.....Skyline fitted at the main workshop in Weston super mare and our roof was the third one fitted since it was introduced a month ago. We have completed about 500 miles now and have not noticed any rattles or noises that...
  14. goldeneye243

    Skyline Aurora Roofs - Any Feedback?

    Looks like Skyline have a new roof available - The Aurora. Anyone had one fitted yet that can provide any feedback?
  15. J

    Pop Top Bed Help

    Hi I'm after some advice regarding making a pop top bed, I have a skyline pop top fitted but instead of buying the bed they provide I have decided to make a bed using a piece of 15mm ply. I have a couple of queries if anyone else has chosen this; 1. How far forward do the beds normally finish...
  16. M

    Low Life Stealth Roof

    Has anyone had the low life roof fitted to a LWB? Its a toss up between this and a reimo (both same price) Cheers
  17. CJ_T6-red

    Pop Top Securing Method

    hi folks, sorry if this has been discussed before, but have seen some posts about what the best pop top is for clearence and for profile on the top. I do know that it’s a pers9nal choice what u go for British or euro import ( long waiting time but better build ). And have seen things around...
  18. L

    squeaky pop top

    Has anyone had this with their pop top, the pop top is down and secured, when driving there is a large squeaky sound, no doubt the sound of fabric rubbing. Is that normal? I have a sky line roof: VW Campervan Poptop Elevating Roofs from Skyline Roofs It is a bit hit and miss, sometimes after...
  19. Mugwump

    Skyline Roofs Weston Super Mare

    Just had a new pop top fitted by HOME | skylineroofs Good crew friendly and honest. Van in Friday morning they ferried us back and forth from premier inn collected Saturday Morning. Pricing is simple and clear on website no hidden costs. Very pleased with result!