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Old 08-13-2007, 03:54 PM   #1
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Greetings to all. My name is Frank and I just bought my first trailer. She is a 1962 Overlander that is in close to original condition... meaning she needs to be loved back into shape. I will thank everyone in advance for the help you will surely give along the way.
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Old 08-13-2007, 03:58 PM   #2
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Old 08-13-2007, 03:58 PM   #3
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Hi Frank!

Welcome! I know you will enjoy it here - the people are very knowledgeable and willing to share, the trailers and motor homes are gorgeous and individual, and the knowledge base is huge!

If you have questions, use the Search feature (toward the top right of your screen) and you will find all kinds of answers.

We love pictures, so if you have or can take any of your new baby, we'd love to see them!

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Old 08-13-2007, 04:00 PM   #4
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Congratulations, Frank! I bet that you are one happy man!

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Old 08-13-2007, 04:01 PM   #5
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Hi Frank, welcome to the forums! Can't wait to hear about your plans for the Overlander. I just love a good project!
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Old 08-13-2007, 04:32 PM   #6
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Hi Frank,

I'm sure you will enjoy it very much. Don't hesitate to ask questions. Also, check out the Search feature at the top. More than likely someone else has had the same question.

Lots of knowledge her. Enjoy.

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Old 08-13-2007, 04:52 PM   #7
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Hi Frank, welcome! You'll find great information here on the early '60's Overlanders. I know how you feel to have as AS that's close to all orginal. Good luck.
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Old 08-13-2007, 06:26 PM   #8
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Frank, Welcome to the Forums! Hope you enjoy the new project you have there. Once you acquire an A/S trailer or MoHo you are hooked! You now have a infection called Aluminitis and there is no cure! Take lots of before and after pictures and keep us up to date on your progress. We all look forward to your exploits while you restore your baby to health. Feel free to ask questions. Happy Trails, Ed
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Old 08-13-2007, 06:28 PM   #9
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Welcome to the Clan, Frank...you're in for one great time! And as you already know, you're in the right place to find out everything you'd ever want to know to get your new toy fixed up...

Good luck and many Happy Trails to you!...TB
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Old 08-16-2007, 03:50 PM   #11
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I can't seem to upload to this site, but here are some photos if you care to look:http://www2.snapfish.com/thumbnailsh...4/t_=101036844
Thank you for making a fella feel welcome...
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Old 08-16-2007, 04:29 PM   #12
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Hi Frank,
Welcome to the forums. The photos are great! Don't you just love going in and sitting on the couch and just looking around and checking it out?
Good luck on whatever you plan to do and feel free to ask a lot of questions and use the "search" feature to find threads of interest.
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Old 08-16-2007, 05:08 PM   #13
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Frank has found his long lost mistress! Listen to the latest The Vintage Airstream Podcast - Home show to understand! Welcome Frank! Looking forward to seeing you at the Sept 13 weekend in Shenendoah KOA with the WDCU.

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Old 08-16-2007, 05:27 PM   #14
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rob, that's funny. i was just listening to that episode last night and i remember the whole email story frank sent but it never went out. guess the 62 he found was the one meant for him.

congratulations frank!
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