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Old 10-17-2004, 08:48 PM   #15
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I think its a home built from somebody with above average skills. Maybe it was from a very short lived company even but it is not refined very well like a production product usualy is.

Wood framing is nothing new. Many cars where built that way. The MG's are a good example.

That MG has a lot of wood that the sheet metal is attached to to form the main cabin.

That camper having a wood under structure is unique but not an unheard of or unsound building technique. Wood after all is pound for pound stronger then steel. Just a matter of know how to build it. The desgn looks quite sound just very labor intensive compaired to what you can do with extruded aluminum ribs.

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Old 10-18-2004, 07:03 AM   #16
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Looks like it needs more than TLC. There is a lot of decay in those wooden ribs. And the partitions have a lot of delamination in the plywood. My guess is that it would be an enormous undertaking and that is probably why the bid is currently $71.

However, it has a pleasing shape and would be a great conversation piece. But then again, so is the construction of the Hoover Dam!

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Old 10-18-2004, 05:10 PM   #17
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Looks like it could have belonged to Jeff Foxworthy's old Publicity manager before he made it big.
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Old 10-18-2004, 05:58 PM   #18
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what is it? Answer: its a deep hole waiting for someone's money to be poured in...never to be seen again.
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Old 10-19-2004, 02:32 PM   #19
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What is tghis

I have been trying to find this item on Ebay, Please give me the item Number and name of the item
I have had no luck so far in looking it uyp
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Old 10-19-2004, 03:44 PM   #20
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Old 10-19-2004, 03:59 PM   #21
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Here's a link: ebay item #2494738616

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Better hurry. It's getting pricey. It's up to $77.00
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Old 10-19-2004, 04:53 PM   #23
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77 Dollars?!!!

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