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Vintage Trailer Talk is a place to view, discuss, and post topics related to all things vintage trailer.

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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.

58 570 I need Help Navigating This sight
by Jolene
Feb 8, 2018 22:27:33 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Trailer - 12 Viewing

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

971 10,211 Another Newbie.
by jeepers
Feb 24, 2018 23:05:29 GMT -8

Tutorials

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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.

18 182 Bargman L-66 lockset lock cylinder replacement
by Ten
Feb 22, 2018 19:21:23 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

45 97 Products and Supplies
by vikx
Feb 19, 2018 20:34:28 GMT -8
No New Posts Links

Post links only, no discussion. Thanks

Moderator: SusieQ

64 95 Vintage Stoves, Fridges/ parts source.
by vikx
Dec 30, 2017 21:32:42 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Discussion

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VINTAGE TRAILER STALKERS unite!

365 4,187 Lookie What I Got!
by kaffi311
Feb 16, 2018 18:22:36 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Owner Talk - 1 Viewing

Trailer discussion that doesn't belong in other categories

481 6,154 Has anyone ever messed with your trailer?
by Ten
Feb 24, 2018 20:11:03 GMT -8
No New Posts VIN and Titles

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

102 713 Never EVER Buy An Untitled Trailer... Not even from ME!
by django
Feb 23, 2018 19:00:08 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Trailer Insurance and Appraisals

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

14 174 More discussion on Appraisals
by nccamper
Feb 1, 2018 8:01:57 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

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

341 7,364 1959 Shasta
by Jolene
Feb 24, 2018 22:48:46 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Photos - 1 Viewing

62 802 Moved: 1970 GMC Class C Sandpiper - Looking for more Info!
by vikx
Jan 20, 2018 21:26:01 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Blog

Post a link to your blogs and web pages here

53 355 Rebuild a table
by Teachndad
Dec 14, 2017 12:39:36 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Repair

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No New Posts General Repair Talk

Repair questions that don't fit other categories

347 3,943 This coupler and trailer jack though.....need some thoughts
by vikx
Feb 18, 2018 20:25:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Exterior Repair Talk - 2 Viewing

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

825 7,466 1973 Caveman camper roof repair.
by vikx
Feb 23, 2018 20:21:29 GMT -8
No New Posts Interior Talk - 1 Viewing

Repairs on the inside of the trailer

498 5,161 Newbie Paneling Question
by Ten
Feb 22, 2018 7:25:27 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Paint - 1 Viewing

A place to chat about exterior paint and body work

83 1,184 Hemet Valley White
by bw
Feb 11, 2018 17:15:08 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Upholstery and Awnings!

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

91 914 Has anyone created a front and rear awning?
by vikx
Feb 23, 2018 20:32:54 GMT -8
No New Posts Tool Talk

Talk about your tools, new and old

59 731 Recommend an air compressor?
by mel
Feb 17, 2018 9:26:12 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Systems

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No New Posts Talk 110 Electrical

Wiring, Breaker boxes and 110 fixtures.

Moderator: kto17

144 1,111 15amp system, 30 amp service
by vikx
Feb 13, 2018 21:06:13 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk 12 Volt and Tow wiring

Tow wiring and 12 volt systems

204 1,838 Simple 12V Wiring Question
by theresa
Feb 15, 2018 7:10:50 GMT -8
No New Posts Solar Power and Generators

Talk about solar, generators and other power sources

26 199 Vertical-Axis Wind Turbine
by nccamper
Feb 11, 2018 6:18:47 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Propane Systems - 1 Viewing

LP Gas lines and systems

71 633 Gas Light Conversion to LED?
by bw
Feb 23, 2018 15:05:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Plumbing

Water systems and parts for your vintage trailer

160 1,243 switch on pump?
by roadtripper
Feb 23, 2018 6:38:58 GMT -8
No New Posts Heating and Air Conditioning - 2 Viewing

Talk about Hot and Cool issues here...

97 894 Heater Type Discussion
by vikx
Feb 18, 2018 23:44:13 GMT -8
No New Posts Appliances

Stove and Refrigerator discussion

133 995 1965-ish Trav'ler oven
by nccamper
Jan 31, 2018 12:57:13 GMT -8

Glamping Gala

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No New Posts Glamp Talk

Chat about Glamp!

42 531 Jolene's Maiden Voyage: Pinnacles Nat'l Park
by Jolene
Feb 24, 2018 17:31:39 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Inside

Talk about your inside decorations and glamp ideas

70 667 Am I the only one...(Warning: Blasphemous decor opinions
by vikx
Feb 5, 2018 20:24:38 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Outside

How do you glamp outside?

14 166 What to use as an alternate step
by Dave K
Oct 2, 2017 5:48:37 GMT -8
No New Posts Man Talk Glamping

A different view on glamping...

7 241 Building a Glamp ready camper. If you can't beat em, join em
by mobiltec
Oct 24, 2017 20:13:50 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 - 1 Viewing

Discuss your Shasta trailers here.

193 2,078 Crazy title problems with 1955 Shasta
by django
Feb 23, 2018 18:54:41 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Brochures and Vintage Ads

Vintage Shasta ads and Brochures

62 105 1967 Sales Brochure
by Ten
Nov 16, 2017 15:05:26 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Wings and More - 1 Viewing

Shasta specific parts and characteristics

41 306 Night time wings.
by aslmx
Oct 26, 2017 15:31:27 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta VIN and Title

Research your Shastas age and place of birth

Moderator: Ross

63 1,136 55 Shasta VIN Story
by Ross
Feb 24, 2018 4:59:39 GMT -8

Towing and maintanence

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No New Posts Towing and Tow Vehicles - 1 Viewing

Vehicles, Towing SAFETY, Hitches and Accessories

114 1,314 Anderson vs conventional sway control
by bigbill
Feb 18, 2018 18:15:50 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

142 1,261 Bent Axle or Wheel Hub?
by vikx
Feb 20, 2018 21:18:21 GMT -8
No New Posts Wintertime

Storage, winterizing and shelters

18 198 Anyone use a Costco (or other brand) large car cover?
by datac
Sept 21, 2017 15:17:04 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.

49 366 500 Mile Trip To Deliver A Flipper
by mobiltec
Jan 27, 2018 10:48:43 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 - 1 Viewing

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Northeast.

14 24 Granite Hill camping
by flameout
Jul 17, 2017 15:55:18 GMT -8
No New Posts Midwest

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Midwest.

7 37 Camping in the KS area...
by angieoakleaf
Nov 17, 2017 18:36:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Pacific Coast

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

44 225 Pismo South Campland - San Diego April 12, 13 2018
by mobiltec
Jan 12, 2018 16:53:31 GMT -8
No New Posts Rocky Mountains

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

7 17 WOMEN TRAVELING WITH THEIR VINTAGE CAMPERS
by mrmarty51
May 27, 2017 20:18:13 GMT -8
No New Posts Southeast

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Southeast.

Moderator: kto17

18 456 Gathering of the Times 2018
by petewhit
Dec 23, 2017 8:49:48 GMT -8
No New Posts Southwest

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Southwest.

18 57 Spooktacular 2017
by azshastanut
Oct 17, 2017 7:35:41 GMT -8

Legend

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