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Old 06-12-2017, 10:28 AM   #1
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1965 Tradewind Landyacht (D) Owners manual and/or service manual

Hello all, I am a proud owner (as of this week) 1965 24"Tradewind Land Yacht . There are a couple of items to be rectified and I am looking for a source for the manuals, if available.

Any assistance will be gratefully appreciated.

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Old 07-08-2017, 06:29 PM   #2
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Geez Patrick, sorry. I wasn't watching the Trade Wind knowledge base forum very closely. I hope you will see my reply some day.

I have a 66 Trade Wind that I have renovated. Not a shell off, but a major project nonetheless. The 66 trailers have those goofy Corning curved glass, frameless windows with silly crank out actuators. These windows are guaranteed to leak. Otherwise the bathroom design is very similar as well as other features.

I do have the owners manual with my trailer. It is a generic manual for all 66 Airstreams since they are very similar in function, just different lengths and amenities. I might be able to help answer any questions you might have.

Welcome to the vintage Airstream hobby.

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Patrick

Welcome to the insanity. You are very fortunate to have a couple of items to be rectified in a 52 year old trailer.

I also have a 66 Tradewind manual and could send you a copy if you would like. I am of the opinion that there is really not a lot of useful information in it except for specifications.

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Tradewind Manual

Thank you for your reply, it has been busy on my side hence the delay in response. I have most of the general specification from different sources on the internet. If there is not much more than that in the manual I am hesitant to ask for a copy, respectful of your time.

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Thank you for your response. I am finding out that is a dearth of information for these older trailers. I appreciate the offer of assistance and may have to oblige your offer in the future.

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