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Rules and Introductions

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45 448 Need Help! '63 Shasta 16SC
by vikx
Aug 21, 2015 21:59:03 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Trailer - 1 Viewing

GREETINGS! NEWBIES AND OLDIES: Introduce yourself and your trailer(s).

497 5,543 Project: 1957 Rainbow
by mountainsounds
Aug 26, 2015 16:25:29 GMT -8

Links

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No New Posts Brochures, Manuals and Ads

Here is a place to post Brochures, Manuals, Vintage Ads and Trailer Diagrams. No discussion please.

Moderator: SusieQ

33 58 Early 50s Alma advertising
by bpmcgee
Aug 25, 2015 12:09:26 GMT -8
No New Posts Links

Post links only, no discussion. Thanks

Moderator: SusieQ

49 64 Moved: New "vintage" lighting
by vikx
Aug 18, 2015 19:55:46 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Discussion

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No New Posts The HUNT

VINTAGE TRAILER STALKERS unite!

159 1,885 I'm considering buying this sight unseen
by lovnvintage
Aug 27, 2015 14:13:01 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Owner Talk - 2 Viewing

Trailer discussion that doesn't belong in other categories

253 5,334 What did you do to your trailer today Chapter V
by Ten
Aug 27, 2015 12:38:33 GMT -8
No New Posts VIN and Titles

Titles are important. Research DMV rules and find VIN info here

41 322 Trying to determine age of my Shasta
by shasta50
Aug 23, 2015 12:30:30 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Trailer Insurance and Appraisals

Finding a reputable company and good coverage to insure your vintage trailer

10 130 Finding Someone to do Appraisal
by dsrtdwelr
Aug 13, 2015 6:52:17 GMT -8

Vintage Restorations, Photos and Blogs

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No New Posts Vintage Restorations, Stories and pix - 1 Viewing

Here is the place for a picture story of your restoration! Please use a hosting site for photos and videos.

186 3,338 She's finally finished!
by terrysjj
Aug 27, 2015 5:51:48 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Photos

30 531 Photo Thread - Post Your Trailer Pic(s) Here
by rockerarm
Aug 3, 2015 20:51:40 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Blog

Post a link to your blogs and web pages here

40 280 Ramblin in my vintage trailers
by vintagebruce
Aug 18, 2015 6:13:20 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Repair

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No New Posts General Repair Talk

Repair questions that don't fit other categories

128 1,504 what are my period correct flooring options?
by vikx
Aug 26, 2015 20:38:13 GMT -8
No New Posts Exterior Repair Talk - 3 Viewing

Skin, Doors, Windows; anything on the outside of trailer

385 3,701 1958 Boles Aero metal siding
by vikx
Aug 26, 2015 20:42:08 GMT -8
No New Posts Interior Talk - 1 Viewing

Repairs on the inside of the trailer

253 2,764 Door Skins?!
by momof5
Aug 25, 2015 16:02:58 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Paint

A place to chat about exterior paint and body work

52 782 How to paint your camper for $200
by SusieQ
Aug 24, 2015 21:35:00 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Upholstery and Awnings!

Awnings, sewing, upholstery, materials and curtains...

59 526 Room Darkening
by rockerarm
Aug 7, 2015 7:14:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Tool Talk

Talk about your tools, new and old

34 428 Which Kreg kit do I need?
by theresa
Aug 15, 2015 17:25:05 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Systems

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No New Posts Talk 110 Electrical

Wiring, Breaker boxes and 110 fixtures.

Moderator: kto17

76 609 Great deal on 4 beautiful mid century lights.
by ladywendolyn
Aug 19, 2015 19:50:06 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk 12 Volt and Tow wiring

Tow wiring and 12 volt systems

91 835 Shasta Compact brake wiring
by bigbill
Aug 25, 2015 10:58:59 GMT -8
No New Posts Solar Power and Generators

Talk about solar, generators and other power sources

8 57 Solar Panel Connector To Standard 7 Pin Trailer Connector
by cowcharge
Aug 13, 2015 8:11:05 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Propane Systems

LP Gas lines and systems

41 370 16SC new propane setup
by vikx
Aug 11, 2015 22:54:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Plumbing - 4 Viewing

Water systems and parts for your vintage trailer

72 617 fresh water tank vent?
by vikx
Aug 25, 2015 21:57:43 GMT -8
No New Posts Heating and Air Conditioning

Talk about Hot and Cool issues here...

48 443 Propane Furnace - how do you get it going?
by vikx
Aug 14, 2015 21:25:25 GMT -8
No New Posts Appliances

Stove and Refrigerator discussion

58 496 Ice Box to 12V/110V Conversion Kit
by SusieQ
Aug 19, 2015 7:28:22 GMT -8

Glamping Gala

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No New Posts Glamp Talk

Chat about Glamp!

29 396 A glamping rant!
by ladywendolyn
Aug 19, 2015 19:55:40 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Inside

Talk about your inside decorations and glamp ideas

44 354 LED vintage look flashlight
by mel
Aug 27, 2015 14:18:51 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Outside

How do you glamp outside?

12 140 my new coleman stove
by Ross
Aug 4, 2015 3:52:07 GMT -8
No New Posts Man Talk Glamping

A different view on glamping...

5 198 Men love Glamping
by kellybhammer
Jul 3, 2015 18:25:31 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Cooking

Add your recipes and fun cookout experiences here. Come on, guys, what about the Grillin??

15 224 Chili.... an American Staple
by universalexports
Nov 27, 2014 20:32:59 GMT -8

Shasta Trailers

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No New Posts Shasta Owner Talk - 1 Viewing

Discuss your Shasta trailers here.

125 1,320 Shasta Compact bed leg question
by SusieQ
Aug 19, 2015 20:51:13 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Brochures and Vintage Ads

Vintage Shasta ads and Brochures

32 57 Trailer plug diagram, 1970
by Ten
Dec 25, 2014 11:17:27 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Wings and More - 1 Viewing

Shasta specific parts and characteristics

29 206 Tyler wings-highly recommend
by vintagebruce
Jun 18, 2015 11:18:21 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta VIN and Title - 2 Viewing

Research your Shastas age and place of birth

Moderator: Ross

26 544 Shasta Vin# and Model Database (Please include Model)
by Ross
Aug 25, 2015 6:29:26 GMT -8

Towing and maintanence

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No New Posts Towing and Tow Vehicles

Vehicles, Towing SAFETY, Hitches and Accessories

45 572 Thinking of buying a new tow vehicle? Things to consider.
by redhed83402
Aug 27, 2015 9:45:28 GMT -8
No New Posts Frame, Brakes and Undercarriage

Talk about frames, wheels, tires, brakes; anything under the trailer that keeps it rolling

77 649 Shasta jack stand pads?
by vintagebruce
Aug 22, 2015 5:36:23 GMT -8
No New Posts Wintertime

Storage, winterizing and shelters

10 77 Off for a bit!
by Hamlet
Jan 31, 2015 8:13:43 GMT -8

For Sale or Trade

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No New Posts Rules and Warnings

What must be included to advertise here

2 2 Moved: Vintage Shasta Print for Sale
by vikx
Jun 9, 2015 21:45:11 GMT -8
No New Posts FREE!

Our Pay It Forward Section. So many have helped and donated parts, pieces and trailers. Thank you!

4 19
No New Posts GLAMPS For Sale

Crafts, Cool Lights, Retro materials, Glamp it up!!

9 29 New "vintage" lighting
by Ten
Aug 18, 2015 19:16:56 GMT -8
No New Posts Want to Buy, Rent, Borrow or Trade...

Post here for trailers and parts you are searching for...

132 816 Looking for globe for Shasta 1500 (1966)
by Ten
Aug 27, 2015 12:57:08 GMT -8

Rally Talk

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No New Posts TRIPPIN' Talk

Talk about your Fun adventures here.

18 135 Like to know more about Rallys
by fizzy
Jun 25, 2015 16:56:46 GMT -8
No New Posts Rally Regions

List of states per region for the Rallies.

1 1 List of States per Region
by Nomad
Jul 3, 2013 8:22:24 GMT -8
No New Posts Great Lakes

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Great Lakes.

8 24 Upcoming rallies for 2015?
by benrogers
Apr 15, 2015 13:48:06 GMT -8
No New Posts Northeast

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Northeast.

8 10 Spring Fling at Salisbury Beach Reservation May 15-17 2015
by ndpap
May 5, 2015 9:18:16 GMT -8
No New Posts Midwest

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Midwest.

6 32 ...The Great Meet in the Middle Rally, continued!
by krkptrk
Jan 6, 2015 10:13:17 GMT -8
No New Posts Pacific Coast

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Pacific Coast.

30 106 Mt. Baker at Lynden 2015
by vikx
Aug 4, 2015 22:21:53 GMT -8
No New Posts Rocky Mountains

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Rocky Mountains.

4 11 Longmont, CO - Home on the Grange - June 7, 2014
by schweetcruisers
Jun 4, 2014 14:56:58 GMT -8
No New Posts Southeast

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Southeast.

Moderator: kto17

11 322 RALLY! Hiawassee, GA - Aug 27-30, 2015 Riverbend Campground
by pathfinder3081
Aug 24, 2015 8:37:12 GMT -8
No New Posts Southwest

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Southwest.

14 45 Repair / Restoration companies Southern California
by orrenh
Aug 11, 2015 17:28:00 GMT -8

Legend

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