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Old 06-25-2010, 08:31 PM   #15
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Hi Mike,

Here's a great resource for your project!

1956 Flying Cloud - Restoration

RJ Dial has done a great job with his restoration page. You have a great find, keep us posted on your project.


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Old 06-26-2010, 07:17 AM   #16
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Welcome aboard, Ron!

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Mike, I have a 58 [Overlander] and yours is similar to mine. . . Did you get a title with it? Is the vin number on the plate or on the tongue, up front? Mine has three long numbers on the hitch area and I have to apply for a title. Maybe some of the guys can give me a scope on this. Like you trailer. Ron in Colorado
Hi Ron:

Congratulations on your new Overlander! The VIN is on the plate near the door; use that in applying for title.

In 6 weeks we are having a large vintage Airstream rally just "up river" from you in Salida. Detail are here:

2010 VAC Rally Information

Open house is Saturday 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., when many of us will have our vintage Airstreams open for viewing. We are glad to show you what we've done to our trailers and to answer your questions about features, restoration, upgrades, polishing, etc. You'll learn more in one afternoon by seeing trailers in person than from spending hours on the internet. We can also plug you in to local resources for restoration, refurbishment, supplies, etc. If it all possible, you should visit us.

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Old 06-26-2010, 07:23 AM   #17
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Nice find!

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Old 06-26-2010, 07:36 AM   #18
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Mike, your original post was from 2007, any updates to your progress?

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