Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 08-16-2002, 09:02 AM   #1
3 Rivet Member
 
kzener40's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Posts: 101
Images: 14
LP Tank Mounting bracket

I own a 1956 Bubble. The original mounting brakets for the LP tank on the hitch was removed prior to me buying it. Can someone take a picture of their mounting bracket so I can see how I need to build a new one. Has anyone done this before and if so any words of advice? My trailer is only 15' so I'm only putting one tank on. Not sure if it originally had two or not but think one should fit the bill.

Thanks
Ken
__________________

__________________
kzener40 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-21-2002, 05:40 PM   #2
Just a member
 
thenewkid64's Avatar
 
1978 28' Argosy 28
Tampa Bay , Florida
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 4,539
Images: 21
Send a message via AIM to thenewkid64 Send a message via Yahoo to thenewkid64 Send a message via Skype™ to thenewkid64
Ken,

You might want to take a look at the vintage archives picture site here

http://www.vintageairstream.com/arch...756Bubble.html

Most of these seem to have come equipped with one tank. There looks like there used to be a plate between the frame rails that acted as a platform for the small tank. Some of the units pictured also seem to have a basket for the tank. If the plate is still there then it is just a matter of fashioning a mounting system. If the foot of the tank has holes in it you coudl just clamp it to the steel plate using threaded hooks and bolts???

You may wnt to wander on an RV lot an look at how the single tanks are mounted on a pop up. Silver spray paint and no one will know the diff.
__________________
Brett G
WBCCI #5501 AIR # 49
-------------------------
1978 Argosy 28 foot Motorhome

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something. -- Plato


thenewkid64 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HELP - Need to empty LP tank for export ViewRVs LP Gas, Piping, Tanks & Regulators 7 03-16-2010 08:23 PM
New clean water tank silver suz Fresh Water Systems 19 03-29-2004 09:16 PM
LP Regulator leak? 3Ms75Argosy LP Gas, Piping, Tanks & Regulators 5 04-29-2003 09:41 AM
LP tank switchover Silvertwinkie LP Gas, Piping, Tanks & Regulators 6 03-12-2003 06:20 PM
Vintage Oval Shaped LP Tank Cover smily LP Gas, Piping, Tanks & Regulators 3 12-20-2002 05:52 PM


Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:47 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.