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Old 10-12-2016, 07:06 PM   #15
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Update

I will not have the Argosy on the road this year. The floor is removed, and frame being worked on. But, things had a big set-back financially the last two months, so work will continue next year. Now, to get it ready for the winds of winter...

On an off note- a friend suggested I do this:
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Old 10-18-2016, 07:19 AM   #16
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Sorry about the setback. You'll get it done eventually though. These things never seem to happen fast enough. I wish I could just snap my fingers and have our restoration done. Patience isn't really my thing.
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Old 10-18-2016, 07:20 AM   #17
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Where would the propane tanks go if you did that mod? 😀
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Old 10-18-2016, 10:56 AM   #18
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Where would the propane tanks go if you did that mod? 😀
Convert everything to run on gasoline.
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Old 05-19-2017, 08:57 AM   #19
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Back to work

Well, the winter is over, and I am back at home working on my Argosy.

I have made arrangements for sandblasting and welding the frame. I decided to put angle iron across the main rails at the joints of the flooring for support every 4 foot.

I have to finish lifting the body off the frame - currently scouting in the trees around the house for a set of trees to put bracing across to lift. This way, the trees will also help deflect the wind from tumbling the body around.

Thinking about ordering and installing a grey water tank from Vintage (5" high, 16gal one). The money I saved up over the winter is going quickly
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We have lift-off

Today, I am off to the welders
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