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Old 08-11-2012, 04:00 PM   #309
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We are working up an ad for this 55 Flying Cloud project. Stay tuned for the Ad.
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Old 08-12-2012, 03:40 PM   #310
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Hi Don! We were on a tear last night trying to get home... so we didn't have time to stop. Morgen says "HI!", and was sorry we had to skip the stop.

It was great seeing you two!!
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:08 PM   #311
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Quick question Don, somewhere in those beautiful graphics you have created do you have the dimensions to which you cut the plywood floor? Like you I started with a pile of rot and it looks to be 90" wide if I have it right? From your photos we clearly have the same frame design but some of my crossmembers would have blown your mind! 3 different profiles and at least as many different guage thicknesses. Oh well all fixed and ready for paint and then the floor- hopefully the shell will be back on before the snow flies.
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Old 08-13-2012, 02:32 PM   #312
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We are working up an ad for this 55 Flying Cloud project. Stay tuned for the Ad.
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Hi Don,
Do you mean that you are selling the '55?
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Old 08-13-2012, 03:37 PM   #313
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Hey Rich....I am waiting on that ad too. I have my own "Ball of wax" in progress but REALLY appreciate the work done on the 55.
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Old 08-13-2012, 04:12 PM   #314
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You can see our ad for the 1955 Flying Cloud here: 1955 Flying Cloud - Airstream Trailer Classifieds - Airstreams Trailers For Sale

Thanks for looking!
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better hurry - the price is going up 25% a day!
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Old 08-15-2012, 01:01 PM   #316
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You can see our ad for the 1955 Flying Cloud here: 1955 Flying Cloud - Airstream Trailer Classifieds - Airstreams Trailers For Sale

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Just so you know the link doesn't work. Nice trailer though....wish it were on the east coast!
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Old 08-15-2012, 09:58 PM   #317
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Let's see if this one will work.

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Old 08-16-2012, 01:33 PM   #318
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Does the shower run behind the closet?

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As you may have guessed. Besides restoring trailers and things, I really enjoy working with 3d computer graphics. Here are 4 more rendering for the 55 Flying Cloud. I've make some small changes in the layout from the last designs. If you have nothing to do, you might compare the last two design entries and see if you can find the changes. The other reason for the new designs is I wanted to get a feel for how they worked with the shell on. So what was created is a glass shell that allows you to see into the design but still get a feeling for where the shell is located.
Let me know what you think.
Thanks Don
Don I'm trying to figure out how to get a bigger bath in my 55 FC when I restore it and I really like what you have illustrated. My question is about the shower. In the one view the closet looks like it is the full depth. In the view from outside the trailer the bath floor seems to go behind the closet. Do you have a birds eye view?
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P.S....I sure wish I had remembered your guest offer last Tuesday when I pulled into Yreka and stayed in a lousy motel.
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Old 08-17-2012, 08:31 AM   #319
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Restoration on 55 F

http://www.airforums.com/forums/f36/...wax-25692.html

I'm trying again to put the link to all the work on this trailer.
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Old 08-17-2012, 08:33 AM   #320
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Don I'm trying to figure out how to get a bigger bath in my 55 FC when I restore it and I really like what you have illustrated. My question is about the shower. In the one view the closet looks like it is the full depth. In the view from outside the trailer the bath floor seems to go behind the closet. Do you have a birds eye view?
Wally H.
P.S....I sure wish I had remembered your guest offer last Tuesday when I pulled into Yreka and stayed in a lousy motel.
I'll take a look on my computer and get back to you on this.
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Old 08-17-2012, 09:23 AM   #321
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Shell back on

For those who might be interested here is a series of photos of the 55 shell being put back on the new floor and reconditioned frame.

https://picasaweb.google.com/1179936...5CloudShellOn#

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Old 10-16-2012, 04:34 PM   #322
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does anyone now is this still for sale?
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