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Old 04-02-2012, 07:38 AM   #43
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Old 04-02-2012, 07:41 AM   #44
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Old 04-02-2012, 07:42 AM   #45
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Interior, Aft. I like the medicine cabinet.
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Old 04-02-2012, 07:48 AM   #46
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Documentation

I had a chance to go through the documentation. There was a very well kept copy of all the original paperwork, but only one receipt. It did confirm that the original owner still had it in 1984, when he replaced the tile floor.

The manuals looked like they weren't even read.

Original owner was Albert Fischer from New Cumberland, PA.
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Old 04-02-2012, 02:08 PM   #47
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Oh man, that is indeed a nice restoration candidate right there!

Only flaw I see is that the turlet is on the wrong side. Weird.
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Old 04-02-2012, 02:53 PM   #48
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I was shocked to find out that she leaks! I didn't know that Airstreams leak!
It may not be an Airstream! If you want, I could take it off your hands for you.
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Old 04-02-2012, 03:05 PM   #49
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It may not be an Airstream! If you want, I could take it off your hands for you.
Yeah even if it's an Airstream, it must be a lemon. You should just return it.


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Old 04-02-2012, 04:24 PM   #50
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Oh man, that is indeed a nice restoration candidate right there!

Only flaw I see is that the turlet is on the wrong side. Weird.
You must be looking through your funny glasses, because it is on the correct side "for a real legacy Airstream"
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Old 04-02-2012, 04:58 PM   #51
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Looks like a great trailer for a restoration. Everything's there and in the right places.
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Old 04-02-2012, 08:11 PM   #52
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You must be looking through your funny glasses, because it is on the correct side "for a real legacy Airstream"
Pooper dump on the same side as the outdoor living area? What a stinky legacy. Seems like they made quite an improvement, following Wally's mantra.
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Old 04-03-2012, 03:15 AM   #53
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... in a 26 foot trailer you are always 8 paces from the poop. Left or right, the poop is always there. That's why there is a valve on the tank. It's a legacy thing Marcus, you wouldn't understand
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Old 04-03-2012, 04:42 AM   #54
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Making amends

It's not just a legacy thing, it's a courtesy thing.

It's rewarding to check in to the response to a big post and see great comments from mistral blue, worldinchaos and nmbosa. Then I have to read about Marcus pooping on my thread.

I think there's only one way to make up for it -- Marcus needs to fork over some of that famous brisket next time we're in Austin!

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Absolutely and with pleasure!

Sorry for pooping on your thread, Frank started it!
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Can't wait to see the transformation. Looks like a great find!
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