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Old 10-02-2006, 10:23 PM   #1
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October 2006 photo contest

Somebody was drinking and I'm the Judge for this month.

I warn everybody in advance that as Judge i will be fair and arbitrary and capricious. PM me for the bribery schedule.

This months theme will be.......Your best before and after picture of your Airstream. It could be a total rebuild from shrapnel or a redecorating of a brand new model. I'm after what you have done to your Airstream to make it yours.

So please post one before picture and one after picture.

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Old 10-03-2006, 12:15 AM   #2
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Oh, please post the bribery schedule! Are you looking for aluminum rivits, clicos (spelling?), gas credit cards, or what????

Nice ideas for the contest!

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Old 10-03-2006, 05:46 AM   #3
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Sooooooo, Is that a combined pic or 2 pics?

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Old 10-03-2006, 09:05 AM   #4
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I will give out the large blue numbers to the winner of this months picture pages.The numbers are 5'' tall and length depend on how many numbers there are.4 numbers can make it about 17'' long.This is just to give you an idea.Good Luck all.
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Old 10-03-2006, 09:45 AM   #5
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Sooooooo, Is that a combined pic or 2 pics?

Either way is O.K. by me long as we can see the difference you have made.

Blue numbers. Sweeet! Thank you Devoman.
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Old 10-03-2006, 10:36 AM   #6
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Okee Dokee, lemme be the first then
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Old 10-03-2006, 02:18 PM   #7
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How many hours did it take to polish that puppy so bright?

Along with those truly cool Blue numbers from Devoman I will come up with a prize for the winner.

P.S. I am announcing myself winner so I can get me those Blue numbers. Thank you all for participating.
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Old 10-03-2006, 02:38 PM   #8
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shiny, shiny!

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Okee Dokee, lemme be the first then
Your airstream looks so beautiful with the polished finish!..hmm, maybe someday we'll do ours!
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We will sweeten the kitty.

In addition to the cash award and large blue numbers, the winner of this month’s contest will also win one of our new “You bet they still make ‘em” t-shirts.
After the winning announcement, just email the size (M, L, or XL) to roger@airstreamlife.com along with your shipping address to claim your t-shirt. No charge for shipping to any USA address.
Good luck to all contestants!

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How many hours did it take to polish that puppy so bright?

Along with those truly cool Blue numbers from Devoman I will come up with a prize for the winner.

P.S. I am announcing myself winner so I can get me those Blue numbers. Thank you all for participating.
Took about 80 hours start to finish. On a maintenance program now
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Both of these photos were taken in June, almost to the day, one year apart. First one is from June 2005 when we first brought her home. The second from June 2006 after about 600 hours into a pretty intensive remodel. Cheers! --dave
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Both of these photos were taken in June, almost to the day, one year apart. First one is from June 2005 when we first brought her home. The second from June 2006 after about 600 hours into a pretty intensive remodel. Cheers! --dave
I like the entry step upgrade you performed.
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I like the entry step upgrade you performed.
LOL!!! The first set of steps (aftermarket) fell off almost as soon as we got it home. The log was used until one day I discovered that a second set (the original) steps were tucked up under the body After a wire brushing, painting and greasing, the original steps work like new and are sturdy as can be. --dave
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Okay, here is a before and after shot of Goliath's living area:
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