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Old 11-07-2011, 06:16 AM   #1
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November 2011 Photo Contest

In the spirit of giving everyone a chance to shine in their own way... November will be the month of the broken, the corroded, the infested, and the unpolished... Show us you shame now because we know one day you will have it looking like new... Winner gets a tube of Trempro
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Old 11-07-2011, 06:29 AM   #2
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Unpolished

At the beginning.............
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Old 11-07-2011, 09:49 AM   #3
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Here's a couple from when we dropped the belly and black tank in on then 1964 GlobeTrotter.





But, not sure I want to "win" this month's contest!

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Old 11-07-2011, 10:05 AM   #4
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Here's a couple of "before" picture of the interior of our 1956 Safari "Birdy"...the walls (& lights, caninets, countertops, etc) were sponge painted, there was wallpaper on the wood end panels & cabinet doors and peel-n-stick tiles on the floor...not to mention the flowers, lots of flowers!





The matteress was also a special gem ~



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Great choice of a topic!!!!!
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Great choice of a topic!!!!!
Im sure the "mother ship" is experiencing red flashing lights and general quarters over this thread...


Awwww thanks!
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After removing the belly pan we find out that are frame is ridiculously rusted....and some mysterious animal/insect has eaten our floor!
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Old 11-07-2011, 04:14 PM   #9
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My hat goes off to all of you guys and gals who do restoration on the beat up Airstreams. I wouldn't have a clue as where to start a project like that.
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It usually starts with a case of bug bombs and a case of rat traps
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The owner told me he judged her condition to be "8 out of 10." I judged her condition to be "too broke to be fixed" and went home sans trailer. She was every bit as lovely and as well-maintained as her surroundings.
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My hat goes off to all of you guys and gals who do restoration on the beat up Airstreams. I wouldn't have a clue as where to start a project like that.
With a book of checks and a full checking account.
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Old 11-07-2011, 06:00 PM   #14
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What a Great Theme...

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In the spirit of giving everyone a chance to shine in their own way... November will be the month of the broken, the corroded, the infested, and the unpolished... Show us you shame now because we know one day you will have it looking like new... Winner gets a tube of Trempro
...what great photos already, and what an appropriate grand prize!
I only wish that I had taken more "before" pictures.
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