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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.

35 370 How to make an effective search on the board
by Bow_Tied
Aug 9, 2014 16:55:41 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Trailer - 1 Viewing

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

323 3,568 1949 Silver Lodger
by vikx
Sept 15, 2014 22:10:11 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

23 41 Moved: Shasta TRAILER OWNERS MANUAL COVERING 1960
by vikx
Jul 29, 2014 21:00:42 GMT -8
No New Posts Links

Post links only, no discussion. Thanks

Moderator: SusieQ

40 54 PARTS! West Coast RV Recycling and Sales WA.
by vikx
Sept 10, 2014 8:34:33 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Discussion

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No New Posts The HUNT - 4 Viewing

VINTAGE TRAILER STALKERS unite!

103 1,213 1964 Traveleze - Opinions on condition/price
by nccamper
Sept 11, 2014 9:43:45 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Owner Talk - 4 Viewing

Trailer discussion that doesn't belong in other categories

137 2,954 What Did You Do to Your Trailer Today III
by cheri
Sept 16, 2014 3:24:01 GMT -8
No New Posts VIN and Titles - 1 Viewing

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

25 189 What does my VIN tell me
by Ross
Sept 16, 2014 2:41:27 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Trailer Insurance and Appraisals

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

7 80 Protect Your Trailer
by dwells
Aug 31, 2014 8:05:07 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.

123 2,112 1963 Compact, Been here 4 years, Might as well work on it!
by soup
Sept 15, 2014 23:46:43 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Photos - 3 Viewing

18 408 Exterior Paint ideas and other “LOOK AT THAT CAMPER” stuff
by soup
Sept 16, 2014 1:25:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Blog

Post a link to your blogs and web pages here

34 219 A link to my blog….shameless plug.
by Roothawg
Aug 9, 2014 8:49:37 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Repair

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No New Posts General Repair Talk

Repair questions that don't fit other categories

85 925 Moved: Brakes where do I start
by vikx
Sept 13, 2014 21:58:38 GMT -8
No New Posts Exterior Repair Talk - 1 Viewing

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

240 2,371 ROOF SEAMS: When sealing is a Necessary Evil...
by soup
Sept 15, 2014 23:43:30 GMT -8
No New Posts Interior Talk

Repairs on the inside of the trailer

136 1,654 Moved: Mantles for Humphreys Gas Light
by vikx
Sept 9, 2014 21:10:50 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Paint

A place to chat about exterior paint and body work

30 467 Paint over rust?
by bimmrr
Sept 8, 2014 10:10:29 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Upholstery and Awnings!

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

42 379 66 Shasta Compact Awning
by benrogers
Sept 14, 2014 11:44:51 GMT -8
No New Posts Tool Talk

Talk about your tools, new and old

21 291 What Tool For This Screw?
by John Palmer
Aug 29, 2014 22:25:53 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Systems

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No New Posts Talk 110 Electrical

Wiring, Breaker boxes and 110 fixtures.

Moderator: kto17

43 381 Need Help Please!!
by jannica
Sept 9, 2014 6:00:44 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk 12 Volt and Tow wiring - 1 Viewing

Tow wiring and 12 volt systems

49 405 Do vintage TT's have battery operated lights?
by John Palmer
Sept 14, 2014 13:25:10 GMT -8
No New Posts Solar Power and Generators

Talk about solar, generators and other power sources

7 42 Question about solar and converters
by dwells
Sept 6, 2014 15:31:18 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Propane Systems

LP Gas lines and systems

26 216 Mantles for Humphreys Gas Light
by vikx
Sept 9, 2014 21:10:01 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Plumbing

Water systems and parts for your vintage trailer

44 394 3 way water pump
by vikx
Sept 14, 2014 23:20:17 GMT -8
No New Posts Heating and Air Conditioning

Talk about Hot and Cool issues here...

34 342 Installed portable AC in Shasta Compact
by bimmrr
Aug 4, 2014 6:06:25 GMT -8
No New Posts Appliances

Stove and Refrigerator discussion

32 287 Atwood Water heater trouble shoot
by vikx
Aug 16, 2014 21:14:09 GMT -8

Glamping Gala

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No New Posts Glamp Talk

Chat about Glamp!

12 201 Pics of TV Mounted ? Where'd you put it?
by jewlgurl
Jul 23, 2014 11:09:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Inside

Talk about your inside decorations and glamp ideas

23 219 Upcycling and repurposing? Love it or hate it?
by pam
Aug 30, 2014 5:18:11 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Outside

How do you glamp outside?

9 105 This is how I glamp outside
by theresa
Aug 4, 2014 10:20:41 GMT -8
No New Posts Man Talk Glamping

A different view on glamping...

3 136 glAMPing
by SusieQ
Jul 28, 2014 19:38:55 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Cooking

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

12 194 Tip for cleaning grill
by Ross
May 23, 2014 6:14:12 GMT -8

Shasta Trailers

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No New Posts Shasta Owner Talk

Discuss your Shasta trailers here.

93 1,040 New 54 Shasta owner here
by mobiltec
Sept 14, 2014 19:59:59 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Brochures and Vintage Ads - 3 Viewing

Vintage Shasta ads and Brochures

26 54 Lemon Drop: 1962 Shasta Airflyte
by norwellequipped
Sept 8, 2014 6:23:44 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Wings and More

Shasta specific parts and characteristics

15 116 Ruined wheel, need advice on what I need and where to look
by soup
Sept 4, 2014 0:43:02 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta VIN and Title

Research your Shastas age and place of birth

Moderator: Ross

3 225 Shasta Vin# and Model Database (Please include Model)
by Ross
Sept 16, 2014 2:45:32 GMT -8

Towing and maintanence

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No New Posts Towing and Tow Vehicles

Vehicles, Towing SAFETY, Hitches and Accessories

27 356 Very bad local towing situation
by bigbill
Sept 8, 2014 20:01:06 GMT -8
No New Posts Frame, Brakes and Undercarriage

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

46 360 Trailer Tires
by bigbill
Sept 15, 2014 20:21:05 GMT -8
No New Posts Wintertime

Storage, winterizing and shelters

6 50 Winch recommendations?
by SusieQ
Aug 22, 2014 11:07:23 GMT -8

For Sale or Trade

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No New Posts Rules and Warnings

What must be included to advertise here

1 1 Sale Rules
by vikx
Apr 28, 2013 10:12:50 GMT -8
No New Posts Trailers for Sale or Trade - 1 Viewing

Post trailers for sale here. Title MUST include price or will be deleted. eBay auctions are the exception; list as Auction

432 2,767 FS/NM: 1968 Franklin 18', $1200 Maine
by soup
Sept 15, 2014 23:48:11 GMT -8
No New Posts Parts for sale or Trade - 1 Viewing

Vintage trailer parts

85 371 Bargman L-100 / L-200 locks
by bmxovich
Sept 11, 2014 18:00:26 GMT -8
No New Posts Want to Buy, Rent, Borrow or Trade...

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

81 471 Trade for original 1958 winged deluxe Shasta
by vikx
Sept 15, 2014 22:35:01 GMT -8
No New Posts Vendor Reviews

Post vender info here, the good, the bad, the ugly...

12 74 Not recommended: TIN INN Travel Trailers
by purplepeep
Aug 16, 2014 17:53:57 GMT -8

Rally Talk

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No New Posts TRIPPIN' Talk

Talk about your Fun adventures here.

10 60 Sites and Campsites from our NW Trip
by bigbill
Aug 23, 2014 8:03:11 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.

6 19 Urban Air in Eaton Rapids Oct 2-5
by shasta15
Sept 3, 2014 17:25:07 GMT -8
No New Posts Northeast

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Northeast.

4 6 Vintage Camper Display Carlisle Sports & Outdoor Show (PA)
by SusieQ
Jun 18, 2014 18:31:48 GMT -8
No New Posts Midwest

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Midwest.

5 30 Southern Indiana Vintage Camper rally
by camperdude
May 26, 2014 16:30:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Pacific Coast

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

22 76 Mt. Baker at Lynden 2014
by 61 Shasta
Sept 10, 2014 19:07:14 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

8 239 End Of Summer By Tha Lake in September in Townville, SC
by HOTRODPRIMER
Sept 14, 2014 4:34:00 GMT -8
No New Posts Southwest

Post info for Rallies and get togethers for the Southwest.

11 29 Texas Vintage Trailer Fall Rally in Fentress,TX
by lovnvintage
Aug 27, 2014 15:44:35 GMT -8

Legend

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