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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.

36 375 SEARCH - How to use the search engine
by SusieQ
Oct 19, 2014 11:28:15 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about your Trailer - 2 Viewing

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

339 3,745 My First Camper 1960 something Shasta Compact
by SusieQ
Oct 21, 2014 6:00:39 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

44 58 Moved: Trailer Tongue Locks to prevent theft.
by vikx
Oct 20, 2014 22:49:00 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Discussion

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No New Posts The HUNT

VINTAGE TRAILER STALKERS unite!

109 1,333 Name that trailer in 20 pixels or less
by John Palmer
Oct 20, 2014 20:59:45 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Owner Talk - 1 Viewing

Trailer discussion that doesn't belong in other categories

155 3,277 What Did You Do to Your Trailer Today III
by JimD
Oct 21, 2014 6:12:08 GMT -8
No New Posts VIN and Titles

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

26 206 Purchasing A Trailer With Bill Of Sale Only
by unclemuscles
Oct 19, 2014 10:19:48 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Trailer Insurance and Appraisals - 4 Viewing

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

7 91 Finally found insurance
by chametzoo
Oct 16, 2014 7:24:52 GMT -8

Vintage Restorations, Photos and Blogs

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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.

129 2,239 1953 LITTLE GEM DUBLIN OH
by vikx
Oct 20, 2014 23:18:40 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Photos - 2 Viewing

23 445 Vintage Pictures
by timeout1
Oct 19, 2014 10:12:29 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 - 1 Viewing

Repair questions that don't fit other categories

68 844 Shasta Compact Jalousie WINDOW GLASS Replacement
by vintagebruce
Oct 21, 2014 5:40:41 GMT -8
No New Posts Exterior Repair Talk - 2 Viewing

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

250 2,479 Needed: Shasta door trimmin's replacement.
by Shutzee
Oct 20, 2014 16:35:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Interior Talk

Repairs on the inside of the trailer

149 1,788 PANELING- Ash, Birch Veneer and Laminated Panels
by SusieQ
Oct 20, 2014 18:06:03 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Paint

A place to chat about exterior paint and body work

32 483 Moved: How are wings attached?
by vikx
Oct 17, 2014 22:18:24 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Upholstery and Awnings!

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

43 398 Heavy duty awning poles, where to buy them?
by houdini
Oct 12, 2014 5:45:32 GMT -8
No New Posts Tool Talk

Talk about your tools, new and old

24 314 Kregs and more Kregs
by maddan
Oct 19, 2014 7:58:56 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Systems

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No New Posts Talk 110 Electrical

Wiring, Breaker boxes and 110 fixtures.

Moderator: kto17

46 389 The elusive shasta lights..
by vikx
Oct 10, 2014 21:55:24 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk 12 Volt and Tow wiring - 5 Viewing

Tow wiring and 12 volt systems

53 459 Almost burned my trailer!!!
by wisconsinjoe
Oct 15, 2014 18:31:43 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

28 236 Has anyone used a vintage propane heater?
by ladywendolyn
Oct 11, 2014 7:45:12 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Plumbing - 8 Viewing

Water systems and parts for your vintage trailer

50 436 Fresh WATER TANK Size...
by chametzoo
Oct 14, 2014 11:14:05 GMT -8
No New Posts Heating and Air Conditioning

Talk about Hot and Cool issues here...

37 354 Had anyone used this air conditioner?
by cheri
Oct 18, 2014 3:49:09 GMT -8
No New Posts Appliances

Stove and Refrigerator discussion

34 312 refrigerator - is this one working well?
by yas
Oct 15, 2014 8:00:50 GMT -8

Glamping Gala

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No New Posts Glamp Talk

Chat about Glamp!

16 219 New reto laminates at Wilsonart
by sixspuds
Oct 20, 2014 12:47:16 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Inside

Talk about your inside decorations and glamp ideas

23 223 Upcycling and repurposing? Love it or hate it?
by SusieQ
Oct 3, 2014 13:50:05 GMT -8
No New Posts Glamping Outside

How do you glamp outside?

9 107 Some cute ideas for glamping outside
by ladywendolyn
Oct 17, 2014 14:36:25 GMT -8
No New Posts Man Talk Glamping

A different view on glamping...

4 138 Coleman lantern collecting
by vintagebruce
Oct 21, 2014 5:44:19 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.

98 1,081 A small start to the 59
by norwellequipped
Oct 21, 2014 4:32:24 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Brochures and Vintage Ads - 1 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

18 144 Shasta Wing Spacers
by JimD
Oct 21, 2014 4:41:07 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta VIN and Title - 1 Viewing

Research your Shastas age and place of birth

Moderator: Ross

9 270 Shasta Vin# and Model Database (Please include Model)
by dagwood707
Oct 20, 2014 6:39:04 GMT -8

Towing and maintanence

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No New Posts Towing and Tow Vehicles

Vehicles, Towing SAFETY, Hitches and Accessories

30 382 Vintage Tow Vehicles - Actual or Dream, Post your pictures!
by jkc
Oct 20, 2014 15:33:21 GMT -8
No New Posts Frame, Brakes and Undercarriage

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

51 399 Buying used Tires and Rims for backup?
by bigbill
Oct 3, 2014 19:41:47 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 - 2 Viewing

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

492 3,206 1962 Shasta Compact-$2000 OBO- Not mine
by vintagebruce
Oct 21, 2014 7:07:16 GMT -8
No New Posts Parts for sale or Trade

Vintage trailer parts

89 431 Hydraulic Brake Actuator / Master Cylinder - Free
by edog1973
Oct 17, 2014 7:35:19 GMT -8
No New Posts Want to Buy, Rent, Borrow or Trade...

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

87 527 Aqua Boomerang Formica
by vikx
Oct 11, 2014 22:11:07 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.

14 85 Smile..
by lovnvintage
Oct 19, 2014 4:09:03 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.

6 8 2014 Fall Vintage Camper Rally
by pickinginmass
Sept 21, 2014 2:24:16 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

8 240 TEARDROP CITY 2014 gathering in Max Meadows, VA in July
by jonesgirl145
Oct 14, 2014 3:00:23 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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