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Old 11-14-2009, 08:42 AM   #15
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I realize this is an older post but thought I would add to it. We recently purchased a 96 Landyacht Clipper Bus and it is a very rare bird only made in 95 and 96. New it was $182,000 which is probably why it is rare. While the AS purists don't think much of the AS motorhomes in general and especially the fiberglass ones, this coach does have a great shape and is different then others on the road. We like it and glad to have it in the family but I have not been able to find anyone else who has one which makes it an interesting hunt.
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Old 01-04-2010, 02:16 PM   #16
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We found the original invoice amongst the paperwork of our 1989 345LE, $125, Plus some ?

Plus the PO had solar and inverters installed for 8,000 Plus

Now these classics can be Purchased for less than todays cost of a New Suburban or Dully Pickup and are of great quality and value !

Many are tucked away in garages, Barns and storage units such as are other quality Historic vehicles and Most are well maintained, Or I would hope So ?

Just see how many 280 to 345, or 370's units are for sale ???

I Think the best way to maintain One of these classics is to do what Many on this site do and Drive them, Enjoy them and Keep them in Pres tine condition for another 20 Plus years !!!
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Old 01-04-2010, 02:46 PM   #17
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As I have posted before that the 96 Land Yacht Clipper Bus is very rare, only 25 made. I just found one for sale in Sacremento and I hope they get what they are asking! So far I have found 5 of the 25 but none of the 95's and don't know how many of those were made but I don't think too many. We get a lot of complments on it.
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Old 01-04-2010, 02:48 PM   #18
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I Think the best way to maintain One of these classics is to do what Many on this site do and Drive them, Enjoy them and Keep them in Pristine condition for another 20 Plus years !!!
I totally agree. The WORST thing for an RV is to remain unused. When folks sell them on my site, I always ask if they have used it recently. It is important information for potential buyers. An Airstream that sat in a driveway for five years will need lots of TLC and service before it can be used with confidence (tires, belts, hoses, etc..). If someone just got back from a two month trip, the unit has to be in reasonably good shape. When buying one, the FIRST question should be if it has been used recently!
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Old 01-04-2010, 05:49 PM   #19
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what is a 345?
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Old 01-04-2010, 06:11 PM   #20
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This is a 345 LE. The numbers mean length. 345 is 34.5 feet long.
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Old 01-04-2010, 06:49 PM   #21
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can a 345 pull a toad?
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Old 01-04-2010, 07:36 PM   #22
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The factory lists towing weight limit at 2000 #. There are some folks here who have upgraded the hitch to tow more. The factory setup isn't much more than a "bumper" type hitch. The safety limit is due to the long overhang from the rear axle to bumper. this can act as a lever if you start to jacknife while driving. Shorter MH have a larger tow capacity. Same drivtrain though.

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Several of the Land Yachts are diesel pushers and will tow heavier toads. Ours is a 300 cummins and I believe will tow 4000 lbs.
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what is a 345?
They were made from 1984-1990.

Fred's Airstream Archives - 345 Motorhomes

Also see: 250, 270, 280, 290, 300, 310, 325, 350, and 36'
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Old 01-04-2010, 08:51 PM   #25
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Several of the Land Yachts are diesel pushers and will tow heavier toads. Ours is a 300 cummins and I believe will tow 4000 lbs.
So few when we were looking for a Land Yacht with ebay, craigslist and google searches they never showed up. But it might have been in my using 1998-2004 as part of the search. I have seen 3000 as tow limit, but previous owner had upgraded to 5,000 hitch and 8,000 bar to tow 4500#. He also put in a gauge to track transmission temp, but none of his repairs show any problems with drivetrain.
Owned a year and still looking for my first sighting of an AS MH other than the B van with it's distinctive top hat.
We did see a Bambi at the SP we stayed at over Christmas and yesterday watching a movie from IFC, it featured an AS trailer as a goal a young couple wanted to use to harrass the grey haired owners of AS, with an appropriate name, FLAKES.
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sale-7rmtv-1532670448@craigslist.org

Here is one for sale in NH!
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Old 01-04-2010, 09:16 PM   #27
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oops that appears to be just an email.....just type in airstream in craigslist NH and you will get the moho hit
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Old 01-04-2010, 10:26 PM   #28
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classic airstream motor home - $3500 (Antrim)

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1982 airstream motor home 31 feet long has rear bedroom, front living room middle kitchen seperate shower/tub room and toilet / sink room across hall, 454 v8 enging carborated 45,800 miles, trubo 475 trainsmission needs rebuilding or repplaced has been off road several years, this is a 1982 has 1982 furniture and appliances in it it has not been modernized it is original even has an 8 track tape player in it, must be towed, might consider trade for mobile home or newer camper in east coast florida or land,will take $3500 cash untilo Jan 15.

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