Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-05-2007, 08:28 AM   #15
Rivet Master
Pop Rivet's Avatar
1990 25' Airstream 250
Altoona , Georgia
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 805
Images: 5
Klaus - I like the blue and it sure makes you unique. You are the only other 250 owner I've come across. I'm sure there are more. I understand they made 15 per year for 3 years.

Pop Rivet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-07-2007, 07:20 PM   #16
3 Rivet Member
cmadmaxman's Avatar

1982 31' Airstream 310
Columbia , Tennessee
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 167
Images: 37
Well here is the paint on the first windows! Like the color, much better than the flat black a PO had put on!
Click image for larger version

Name:	P4060174.JPG
Views:	82
Size:	58.2 KB
ID:	35309

Click image for larger version

Name:	P4060180.JPG
Views:	77
Size:	55.8 KB
ID:	35310

Click image for larger version

Name:	P4060161.JPG
Views:	73
Size:	58.1 KB
ID:	35311

Chris & Brenda, Members of the Christian Motorcyclists Association
AIR Member 12654
1982 310 MoHo
Many Years ago, 1972 Argosy 24' trailer
Our Toad, 96 Saturn SW2 (263,000 and still going )
cmadmaxman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-12-2007, 05:52 AM   #17
1996 clipper gas 34'
Blue Springs , Missouri
Join Date: Aug 2003
Posts: 191
Hey did U all know that SEARS toolbox grey is a very, very close match to the bottom grey on our classic motorhomes? (My window trim is not grey but some sort of dull black). U can get it or order it as a spray can at the paint department. Last time I bought it was 4 years ago and assume it can still be purchased. I picked this tip up from some airstream club newsletter article, Fred Says or something like that.
It's all good
IPM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2010, 03:49 PM   #18
Rivet Master
Commercial Member
ViewRVs's Avatar
1977 20' Argosy 20
Charleston , West Virginia
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 1,226
Images: 9
Send a message via Yahoo to ViewRVs
Does anyone know the paint code for the maroon color on the classic motorhomes? Thanks.
Fred H.
1977 Argosy 20' Motorhome
Fred's Airstream Archives @
ViewRVs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-06-2014, 08:52 PM   #19
nickglase's Avatar
1988 34.5' Airstream 345
new york , New York
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 30
Hi All,

I've seen this on the airstream site and thought it would be good to add to this thread. Has complete looking list of all airstream paint colors.

Urban camping in San Francisco, Ca
1988 Airstream 345 Motorhome
1964 Vespa GS
1982 VW Qauntum, turbo diesel
1979 Triumph Spitfire 1500
nickglase is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2014, 09:11 AM   #20
Rivet Master
bkahler's Avatar

1974 20' Argosy 20
Richmond , Kentucky
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 6,738
Originally Posted by cmadmaxman View Post
...On another note, I have found a small drain on the inside track of the front windows. This would have been a great idea airstream came up with, but a bad install has made it useless! When they put the trim around the window, they drilled holes in the bottom of the channel, so if water gets in, it will just run out of the hole for the pop-rivet!
Here is a couple of pic's of that.
Chris, were the pop-rivets installed at the very bottom edge of the channel? If so I can see why it would be make you a little

On the 345 I dismantled the rivets were higher up on the bottom channel so the rivets weren't a problem. However the problem I did find was the rubber hose that connects to the bottom of the drip tube was plugged which meant the water would back up inside the channel and then drip out through the pop-rivet holes!

It would be a good idea to make sure your drip tube is clear and not plugged.


Air forums # 1674
1974 20' Argosy Motor Home
1974 31' Excella trailer (parting out, as of 4/1/2015 I have wheels, brake drums, windows & holding tanks left to sell)
bkahler is offline   Reply With Quote

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
Blue paint uwe Clearcoat, Exterior Paint & Trim 52 09-17-2014 07:41 PM
Dark grey bottom paint. apple 1 Clearcoat, Exterior Paint & Trim 5 08-07-2009 11:23 AM
Paint Repair Primer Howard Lefkowitz Clearcoat, Exterior Paint & Trim 2 08-25-2002 11:56 AM
Question on what kind of paint to use for interior respray williamhenshall Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 2 08-15-2002 05:39 PM Paint GOOFUP Cat Clearcoat, Exterior Paint & Trim 3 04-18-2002 08:14 PM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:17 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

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