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Old 06-30-2010, 11:35 AM   #1
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Shortening a Globetrotter

I have a 1962 Globetrotter - project. i have considered shortening it by a few feet and making a custom "Bubble II" (16'). Anyone ever cut one down?

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Old 06-30-2010, 11:45 AM   #2
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Welcome campercam,

Yes some have cut their rigs down in length for one reason or another. Though its not a GT here's a thread that will shed some light on the subject.

Let us know what you decide.



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Old 06-30-2010, 01:14 PM   #3
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ahh! dont cut down the 62 GT. there are so few. the resale value will drop. its so tiny as is! have you camped in it yet?

BTW, funny that- your in bladen county right? we just bought land in kelly. we plan to move our 62 GT down there as soon as its finished the reno.

if i can suggest first giving it a try with a less desirable trailer - more of a junker - and make something that's no so desirable into something desirable. instead of risking something thats already desirable. Got pics??
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Old 07-01-2010, 07:06 AM   #4
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Thanks for the encouragement - enjoy you place in Kelly - come see us and we'll share airstream stories...
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