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Old 10-09-2006, 09:08 PM   #1
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Smile Another newbie...

I'm new to this as well, but have been working on restoring a 1961 24' Tradewind Landyacht, trying to maintain as original as practical. We've replaced floor tiles, revarnished wood, added A/C & new fridge, new plastic water tank & pump, assorted water fittings, etc... We took it camping last weekend for maiden cruise and had a blast!!! I'm still looking for info to add a gray water tank, replace shocks, and other minor updates.

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Old 10-09-2006, 09:50 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum! Be sure to post some pictures. We love pictures!

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Old 10-09-2006, 09:51 PM   #3
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Welcome to the Forums. Lots of great info here. We would love to see pictures of your baby. Does she have a name yet? Glad to see that you're getting her on the road.
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Old 10-09-2006, 10:37 PM   #4
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Welcome to the Airstream forum. Congratulation on the maiden voyage. There will be many more great triips to come.
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