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Rules and Introductions

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No New Posts Forum Rules and Info

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

46 443 Mobile site and apps
by danrhodes
Oct 6, 2015 17:44:08 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Trailer

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

526 5,891 1972 stratoflyte at home
by andy
Oct 7, 2015 6:52:22 GMT -8


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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


177 2,066 On our way home
by nccamper
Oct 6, 2015 18:05:27 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Owner Talk

Trailer discussion that doesn't belong in other categories

270 5,645 When does a small project become a HOBBY
by bigbill
Oct 7, 2015 5:57:36 GMT -8
No New Posts VIN and Titles

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

47 364 Serial vs VIN
by boholady
Oct 6, 2015 17:52:44 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Trailer Insurance and Appraisals

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

10 133 Finally found insurance
by vintagebruce
Sept 30, 2015 6:51:15 GMT -8

Vintage Restorations, Photos and Blogs

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No New Posts Vintage Restorations, Stories and pix - 3 Viewing

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

199 3,568 1973 Caveman Restored.
by mommao
Oct 7, 2015 5:30:15 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Photos

31 545 Exterior Paint ideas and other “LOOK AT THAT CAMPER” stuff
by kirkadie
Oct 3, 2015 11:34:09 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 - 1 Viewing

Repair questions that don't fit other categories

140 1,626 Where do we start?!
by gary350
Oct 6, 2015 17:59:10 GMT -8
No New Posts Exterior Repair Talk - 1 Viewing

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

400 3,763 1972 Red Dale Roof and JRail
by vikx
Oct 6, 2015 23:27:00 GMT -8
No New Posts Interior Talk

Repairs on the inside of the trailer

261 2,841 Masonite formica counter top help
by mobiltec
Oct 2, 2015 16:48:37 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Paint

A place to chat about exterior paint and body work

56 814 Painting stainless steel screws. A bad idea?
by vikx
Oct 1, 2015 21:15:16 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Upholstery and Awnings!

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

62 556 Denim as upholstery material
by vintagebruce
Oct 6, 2015 14:51:53 GMT -8
No New Posts Tool Talk

Talk about your tools, new and old

36 441 Dr. Frankenstein and the Craigslist garden bench
by Teachndad
Sept 29, 2015 15:22:26 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Systems

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No New Posts Talk 110 Electrical

Wiring, Breaker boxes and 110 fixtures.

Moderator: kto17

79 635 Are these original?
by Ten
Oct 2, 2015 18:06:50 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk 12 Volt and Tow wiring - 2 Viewing

Tow wiring and 12 volt systems

95 861 12 volt refrigerator question
by bpmcgee
Oct 7, 2015 6:47:25 GMT -8
No New Posts Solar Power and Generators

Talk about solar, generators and other power sources

8 58 Great article about RV solar and batteries
by gary350
Sept 30, 2015 18:53:59 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Propane Systems - 1 Viewing

LP Gas lines and systems

46 400 All Electric Camper
by vintagebruce
Oct 7, 2015 6:53:19 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Plumbing - 1 Viewing

Water systems and parts for your vintage trailer

81 688 Getting hand water pump to work
by shellatorg
Oct 2, 2015 18:43:03 GMT -8
No New Posts Heating and Air Conditioning - 1 Viewing

Talk about Hot and Cool issues here...

51 474 Original Propane gas heater worth saving?
by gary350
Oct 7, 2015 3:48:35 GMT -8
No New Posts Appliances

Stove and Refrigerator discussion

63 522 Hood vent necessary?
by mountainsounds
Oct 1, 2015 20:27:14 GMT -8

Glamping Gala

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No New Posts Glamp Talk

Chat about Glamp!

29 401 A glamping rant!
by diymom
Sept 25, 2015 10:25:28 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Inside

Talk about your inside decorations and glamp ideas

47 391 Some cute glamping ideas from the Santo, Texas Rally
by vintagebruce
Oct 3, 2015 17:31:00 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Outside

How do you glamp outside?

12 141 Some cute ideas for glamping outside
by diymom
Sept 4, 2015 10:27:12 GMT -8
No New Posts Man Talk Glamping

A different view on glamping...

5 209 Coleman lantern collecting
by goshawks
Aug 31, 2015 13:53:47 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Cooking

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

16 225 Recreational Cooking With Gas
by Ten
Sept 12, 2015 13:40:00 GMT -8

Shasta Trailers

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No New Posts Shasta Owner Talk

Discuss your Shasta trailers here.

128 1,347 Original Shasta tire/rim size?
by nccamper
Sept 18, 2015 18:51:54 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

Shasta specific parts and characteristics

29 208 Shasta Wing Spacers
by soup
Oct 3, 2015 10:34:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta VIN and Title

Research your Shastas age and place of birth

Moderator: Ross

26 566 Shasta Vin# and Model Database (Please include Model)
by Ross
Oct 5, 2015 3:19:12 GMT -8

Towing and maintanence

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No New Posts Towing and Tow Vehicles

Vehicles, Towing SAFETY, Hitches and Accessories

49 606 No place to put pin in hitch
by Ten
Oct 5, 2015 13:06:50 GMT -8
No New Posts Frame, Brakes and Undercarriage

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

81 698 Electric Brakes. How do these work?
by bigbill
Oct 6, 2015 17:11:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Wintertime

Storage, winterizing and shelters

10 79 Camper shed
by wisconsinjoe
Sept 5, 2015 13:38:07 GMT -8

For Sale or Trade

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No New Posts Rules and Warnings

What must be included to advertise here

3 3 Moved: For sale: Interior upholstered cushions 1970 Shasta
by vikx
Sept 9, 2015 20:55:37 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 30 New "vintage" lighting
by diymom
Sept 11, 2015 9:07:39 GMT -8
No New Posts Want to Buy, Rent, Borrow or Trade...

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

134 842 I am searching for a window for our door.
by bigbill
Oct 2, 2015 7:21:08 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.

9 25 Vintage camper rally Fowlerville, MI Sept. 11-13
by shastajeff
Sept 1, 2015 10:01:55 GMT -8
No New Posts Northeast

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Northeast.

10 13 Vintage RV Show June 4, 2016
by robyn
Oct 6, 2015 12:00:51 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.

30 126 Mt. Baker at Lynden 2015
by diymom
Sept 16, 2015 19:45:56 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

13 334 RALLY! Riverbend 2016 - Hiawassee, GA - August 25-28, 2016
by nccamper
Oct 5, 2015 17:53:20 GMT -8
No New Posts Southwest - 1 Viewing

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Southwest.

16 50 Texas Renaissance Festival
by lovnvintage
Sept 24, 2015 15:58:46 GMT -8


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