Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 09-12-2003, 12:44 PM   #1
1 Rivet Member
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 11
microwave in a 66 safari?

we were told that the wiring in the 66 safari is aluminum and we have to be careful what we ran from it . . . we want to install a microwave and they said to run it for about 7 minutes and then feel the outlet cover to see if it was hot. i am driving 3 hours to pick it up tomorrow.
Does anyone have anything to ad to what they said about the load. I can see having a coffee maker and the microwave going at the same time "ahh, can't wait to wake up for the first time in my airstream!!
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	66-safari-5-03.jpg
Views:	262
Size:	15.7 KB
ID:	3071  
__________________

__________________
kc airstreamer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2003, 06:29 AM   #2
2 Rivet Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Posts: 48
Images: 8
KC,

Please tell me where you got those hubcaps!!!

I also have a 66 Safari (don't you just love the irreplaceable windows?!) but lost a hubcap on the drag home with it from the PO. I still have one and husband refuses to make the drive again to look for the other - darn!!!

Also - mine doesn't have that strange looking cover by the front door - what does that cover up?
Mine just has two holes with some star-like covers. One looks like it might be an intake the other an out-take (?).

Thanks for ANY leads on those hubs!

stellablu
__________________

__________________
stellablu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2003, 11:48 PM   #3
Creampuff
 
Creampuff's Avatar
 
1957 22' Flying Cloud
1971 31' Sovereign
1976 29' Ambassador
Malibu , California
Join Date: Apr 2002
Posts: 513
Images: 60
Strange shroud

I believe the strange shroud is an ad-on to cover the furnace in/outlets as the outlet can get pretty hot.Maybe the PO had little kids?!
My '67 doesn't have one and my hubcaps are baby moon types.
The Safaris DO have aluminum wiring.
__________________
Murray
AIR #189

"If aluminum isn't magnetic- why am I so attracted to to it?"
Creampuff is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-15-2003, 09:24 AM   #4
1 Rivet Member
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 11
stellablu,
sorry but i can't help. the hubcaps were on it before we came along. will keep my ears and eyes open.
__________________
kc airstreamer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-15-2003, 09:58 AM   #5
1 Rivet Member
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 11
stellablu,
sorry i didn't answer your other question. it is the heater (that does't work) --the new ones have a tiny tiny cover---a fraction of the size.
__________________
kc airstreamer is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dometic Penguin for '66 Safari? markh8624 Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 21 02-24-2004 06:30 PM
towing a '66 Safari BURNZEE Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 2 10-27-2003 06:38 PM


Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:56 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.