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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 - 2 Viewing

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

318 3,536 We just picked up my 1969 Shasta Compact
by Guest
Sept 2, 2014 15:38:45 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

39 53 Aluminum Molding
by vikx
Jul 15, 2014 20:49:54 GMT -8

Vintage Trailer Discussion

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No New Posts The HUNT - 1 Viewing

VINTAGE TRAILER STALKERS unite!

101 1,205 Moved: $2000 - 1954 Lakewood - 2K Pahrump NV all original
by vikx
Aug 30, 2014 21:02:13 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Owner Talk

Trailer discussion that doesn't belong in other categories

133 2,890 What Did You Do to Your Trailer Today III
by mobiltec
Sept 2, 2014 11:51:04 GMT -8
No New Posts VIN and Titles

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

23 175 Never EVER Buy An Untitled Trailer... Not even from ME!
by vikx
Aug 29, 2014 21:38:25 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Trailer Insurance and Appraisals - 2 Viewing

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 - 2 Viewing

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

120 2,071 1957 Mercury Canned Ham Chopped, Chanelled and Bagged
by slammedham
Sept 2, 2014 4:58:00 GMT -8
No New Posts Vintage Photos - 1 Viewing

18 404 Newbie wants to know What am I?
by mobiltec
Aug 28, 2014 20:00:49 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

84 921 1974 Neonex Dutch Swinger
by steve
Aug 29, 2014 7:49:00 GMT -8
No New Posts Exterior Repair Talk

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

236 2,323 Rebuilt Baggage Door Write Up
by bigbill
Sept 2, 2014 11:19:46 GMT -8
No New Posts Interior Talk

Repairs on the inside of the trailer

134 1,647 Interior Paneling Questions - '72 Aristocrat Lo-Liner
by cheyenne52883
Sept 2, 2014 11:46:11 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Paint - 1 Viewing

A place to chat about exterior paint and body work

30 464 Spray paint and use a clear coat?
by SusieQ
Aug 29, 2014 18:39:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Upholstery and Awnings!

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

41 372 Do you all use foam for Shasta bed/seat cushions?
by Bow_Tied
Aug 10, 2014 6:22:56 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 - 1 Viewing

Wiring, Breaker boxes and 110 fixtures.

Moderator: kto17

44 356 Need Help Please!!
by bigbill
Sept 2, 2014 5:17:33 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk 12 Volt and Tow wiring

Tow wiring and 12 volt systems

47 367 '72 Aristocrat Lo-Liner Clearance and Marker Lights
by cheyenne52883
Sept 2, 2014 11:35:58 GMT -8
No New Posts Solar Power and Generators

Talk about solar, generators and other power sources

6 41 Trojan's charging voltages for "wet" batteries (14.8v)
by cowcharge
Aug 24, 2014 13:33:52 GMT -8
No New Posts Talk about Propane Systems

LP Gas lines and systems

25 200 Propane gas light ID and missing parts?
by vikx
Aug 11, 2014 23:03:05 GMT -8
No New Posts Let's Talk Plumbing - 1 Viewing

Water systems and parts for your vintage trailer

43 387 Rubber hand pump bulb?
by vikx
Aug 30, 2014 21:31:31 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 - 1 Viewing

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.

88 1,003 Too Tall for Garage?
by SusieQ
Sept 1, 2014 12:16:40 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Brochures and Vintage Ads

Vintage Shasta ads and Brochures

26 53 2015 Shasta Airflyte Retro brochure and floorplans
by shasta15
Aug 27, 2014 10:29:38 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta Wings and More

Shasta specific parts and characteristics

14 112 Wing aluminum edge
by vikx
Aug 15, 2014 22:32:10 GMT -8
No New Posts Shasta VIN and Title

Research your Shastas age and place of birth

Moderator: Ross

3 204 Shasta Vin# and Model Database (Please include Model)
by 230thdratsab
Sept 2, 2014 5:42:02 GMT -8

Towing and maintanence

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No New Posts Towing and Tow Vehicles

Vehicles, Towing SAFETY, Hitches and Accessories

26 345 Hitch extender-Is it needed with a full size truck?
by nccamper
Sept 1, 2014 15:03:41 GMT -8
No New Posts Frame, Brakes and Undercarriage

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

41 336 Leaf Springs for Shasta Compact
by SusieQ
Sept 1, 2014 10:21:02 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 - 3 Viewing

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

411 2,677 1950 Spartan Mansion for sale in PA
by chartrue2
Sept 2, 2014 15:00:07 GMT -8
No New Posts Parts for sale or Trade

Vintage trailer parts

85 370 Teal medical chest with side tables SoCal
by eviioiive
Aug 30, 2014 14:42:11 GMT -8
No New Posts Want to Buy

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

78 461 Looking for L200 Bargman Handle
by paulpeople
Aug 28, 2014 16:07:34 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 - 1 Viewing

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.

5 18 Tin Can Tourists Gathering and North American Vintage Traile
by CorvettCrzy
May 14, 2014 19:09:30 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 - 1 Viewing

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

21 71 Deming 2014!
by bigbill
Aug 17, 2014 4:18:57 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

8 235 End Of Summer By Tha Lake in September in Townville, SC
by Ross
Aug 28, 2014 6:23:54 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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