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Rules and Introductions

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FORUM INFORMATION ONLY. Learn the Rules. Talk about any problems you might have navigating the board, posting photos, etc.

56 520 Direct Messages
by vikx
Apr 14, 2017 19:47:10 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Trailer

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

796 8,776 Need a game plan
by msgoehring
Apr 26, 2017 1:32:34 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

40 66 1964 Forester 14 sales Brochure
by handkey
Apr 21, 2017 16:20:51 GMT -8
No New Posts Links

Post links only, no discussion. Thanks

Moderator: SusieQ

59 79 Inexpensive tin backsplash
by ladywendolyn
Mar 27, 2017 10:01:15 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Discussion

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No New Posts The HUNT

VINTAGE TRAILER STALKERS unite!

309 3,608 1969 ROLITE
by mrmarty51
Apr 24, 2017 13:39:12 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Owner Talk - 1 Viewing

Trailer discussion that doesn't belong in other categories

404 4,888 What did you do to your trailer today chapter IX
by nccamper
Apr 24, 2017 11:14:04 GMT -8
No New Posts VIN and Titles

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

81 607 Help me find information?
by nccamper
Apr 20, 2017 4:47:29 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Trailer Insurance and Appraisals

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

12 156 Trailer Insurance
by nccamper
Feb 3, 2017 13:36:58 GMT -8

Vintage Restorations, Photos and Blogs

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No New Posts What Did you Do to Your Trailer Today?

Read these GREAT archived posts and enjoy.

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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.

300 6,328 1966 Aristocrat Lo-Liner
by Brown747
Apr 26, 2017 5:07:30 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Photos - 1 Viewing

54 733 48 Mainline Silver Lodger
by mrmarty51
Apr 23, 2017 18:43:57 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Blog

Post a link to your blogs and web pages here

48 334 My Airstream Passion
by mrmarty51
Apr 5, 2017 9:15:48 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Repair

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No New Posts Tutorials!

Great descriptive tutorials on a variety of repairs. Most will be locked, so if you need to ask questions, ask in the repair section. Enjoy.

12 161 Great tutorials on Metal Shaping
by mrmarty51
Mar 20, 2017 21:17:36 GMT -8
No New Posts General Repair Talk

Repair questions that don't fit other categories

285 3,258 Looking for help with my door windows
by vikx
Apr 24, 2017 21:28:59 GMT -8
No New Posts Exterior Repair Talk

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

686 6,496 New Unpainted skin from the H-guy in CA
by handkey
Apr 25, 2017 18:21:11 GMT -8
No New Posts Interior Talk - 1 Viewing

Repairs on the inside of the trailer

436 4,656 WELT VS CAULKING
by vikx
Apr 25, 2017 19:19:02 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Paint

A place to chat about exterior paint and body work

73 1,036 Paint- Spray or Roll??
by danrhodes
Apr 22, 2017 6:06:16 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Upholstery and Awnings!

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

82 758 50's Era dinette seats - save the vinyl?
by ladywendolyn
Feb 25, 2017 7:42:18 GMT -8
No New Posts Tool Talk

Talk about your tools, new and old

53 655 New faster Kreg tool
by theresa
Apr 25, 2017 16:50:04 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Systems

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No New Posts Talk 110 Electrical - 1 Viewing

Wiring, Breaker boxes and 110 fixtures.

Moderator: kto17

124 967 Converting 15amp trailer to 30amp
by mobiltec
Feb 22, 2017 20:58:55 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk 12 Volt and Tow wiring - 1 Viewing

Tow wiring and 12 volt systems

169 1,587 Dimmer for single fixture with 12V LED bulb
by danrhodes
Apr 19, 2017 20:37:58 GMT -8
No New Posts Solar Power and Generators

Talk about solar, generators and other power sources

20 170 Wiring multi-battery banks
by nccamper
Apr 7, 2017 17:43:03 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Propane Systems

LP Gas lines and systems

63 549 ASME tank
by lopo
Apr 15, 2017 5:18:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Plumbing

Water systems and parts for your vintage trailer

137 1,110 New Water Lines under the trailer?
by vikx
Apr 24, 2017 21:37:51 GMT -8
No New Posts Heating and Air Conditioning - 2 Viewing

Talk about Hot and Cool issues here...

83 786 old coleman air condition fan
by vikx
Apr 17, 2017 20:41:56 GMT -8
No New Posts Appliances

Stove and Refrigerator discussion

110 852 I may buy this retro stove
by mel
Apr 18, 2017 4:35:56 GMT -8

Glamping Gala

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No New Posts Glamp Talk

Chat about Glamp!

40 516 I did a little Vintage Show
by mrmarty51
Nov 27, 2016 21:32:25 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Inside - 1 Viewing

Talk about your inside decorations and glamp ideas

68 654 Am I the only one...(Warning: Blasphemous decor opinions
by mrmarty51
Apr 25, 2017 18:06:42 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Outside

How do you glamp outside?

14 159 Photos of actual vintage awnings.
by theresa
Aug 13, 2016 4:17:30 GMT -8
No New Posts Man Talk Glamping

A different view on glamping...

7 230 Prety close match...
by vikx
Apr 24, 2017 22:01:34 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Cooking

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

20 273 Camp Chow
by Poquito
Nov 16, 2016 17:06:58 GMT -8

Shasta Trailers

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No New Posts Shasta Owner Talk

Discuss your Shasta trailers here.

175 1,912 1958 Shasta wiring
by ladywendolyn
Apr 24, 2017 22:52:22 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Brochures and Vintage Ads - 1 Viewing

Vintage Shasta ads and Brochures

37 66 Shasta Motorhome
by Ten
Jan 28, 2017 13:58:49 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Wings and More

Shasta specific parts and characteristics

37 280 Shasta Compact Canvas Bunk Dimensions and a Question
by SusieQ
Jan 18, 2017 13:51:11 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta VIN and Title - 1 Viewing

Research your Shastas age and place of birth

Moderator: Ross

51 903 Shasta vin and info question
by Ross
Apr 20, 2017 3:26:58 GMT -8

Towing and maintanence

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No New Posts Towing and Tow Vehicles

Vehicles, Towing SAFETY, Hitches and Accessories

95 1,103 Searching for the right tow vehicle...
by turbodaddy
Apr 24, 2017 3:09:41 GMT -8
No New Posts Frame, Brakes and Undercarriage - 1 Viewing

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

116 1,009 Brake info for our 71 Loflyte
by mrmarty51
Apr 15, 2017 19:22:59 GMT -8
No New Posts Wintertime

Storage, winterizing and shelters

17 197 Carport for winter cover???
by Teachndad
Feb 19, 2017 16:38:36 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: FS NM 1963 Shasta $2500
by vikx
Jun 10, 2016 20:38:40 GMT -8
No New Posts FREE!

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

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Rally Talk

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No New Posts TRIPPIN' Talk

Talk about your Fun adventures here. Campground reviews are welcome! Please include your STATE in the title.

38 283 My Drive to Texas (Making Mistakes So You Don't Have To)
by windborn
Feb 22, 2017 15:08:21 GMT -8
No New Posts Rally Regions

List of states per region for the Rallies.

2 8 I'm surrounded by eggs.
by vikx
Aug 21, 2016 22:26:50 GMT -8
No New Posts Great Lakes

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

10 27 MI - Marshall's Vintage Mkt.& Camper Show Apr 21 - 23 '17
by CorvettCrzy
Apr 14, 2017 18:18:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Northeast

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Northeast.

11 14 Rhode Island Vintage Rally
by jazw33
Apr 14, 2017 7:03:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Midwest

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Midwest.

7 33 Want to showcase your vintage camper? Midwest outdoor expo!
by janellek
Dec 2, 2016 9:31:19 GMT -8
No New Posts Pacific Coast

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

41 211 Vintage Trailers at Modernism Week in P.S.
by mobiltec
Mar 2, 2017 13:19:23 GMT -8
No New Posts Rocky Mountains

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

6 16 Don't do this on your holiday!
by girlandcoconut
Aug 4, 2016 20:03:43 GMT -8
No New Posts Southeast

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Southeast.

Moderator: kto17

17 407 ATLANTA MOTORAMA VINTAGE CAMPER/ CAR/ BIKE- WEEKEND
by nccamper
Apr 24, 2017 7:52:42 GMT -8
No New Posts Southwest

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Southwest.

18 59 Trailer Rally in Joshua Tree Apr 7-9, 2017
by mtpalms
Apr 5, 2017 19:51:10 GMT -8

Legend

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