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Old 05-24-2009, 02:25 PM   #1
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1965 Safari Bathroom Renovation - COMPLETED! :)

I have been working on renovating my safari over the last year and i wanted to share some pics of my bathroom renovation. this was a real head scratcher for me and i wasn't sure how i was going to repair everything. after reading thru lots of posts and getting ideas from my friends i figured out what would work for me.

this is the style bathroom that has the long bench with the toilet in the middle of it.

anyways, here is a link to my pics:
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i hope this will help someone out there who will be facing the same thing that i was.


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Old 05-24-2009, 02:32 PM   #2
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Good job! Better than good.

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Old 05-24-2009, 02:37 PM   #3
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It looks like you did a great job of it; very clean looking.
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Old 05-24-2009, 03:20 PM   #4
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looks beautiful! You did a great job. Love the skirk around the tub.

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Great looking Throne Room!!! Where's the magazine rack?

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Very impressive! Love the floor & skirt!
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Old 05-24-2009, 11:07 PM   #7
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You are a magician. What a nice looking library!
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Old 05-24-2009, 11:28 PM   #8
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Old 05-25-2009, 04:55 AM   #9
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Great job!!!, A magazine rack and flat screen and you could spend the day.
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Old 05-25-2009, 07:48 AM   #10
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WOW! What a great remod. Do you have pictures of the rest of the trailer?

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Old 05-25-2009, 09:00 AM   #11
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i do have pics of the rest of the trailer... ive been documenting everything as i go along. its been a real fun project and im anxious to take it for maiden voyage. leaving on jun 10th, so i have to get it wrapped up! at least usable by then if not finished.

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i have a couple of pics of the upholstery and only need to get the curtains finished and it'll be complete inside.
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Old 06-01-2009, 09:59 PM   #12
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Love that skirt idea. We've been pulling hair out over what to use to replace the orange shag carpet that's original (and still in) the lower areas of our bathroom walls.

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Old 03-11-2010, 01:49 PM   #13
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Wow, just saw this thread what a great solution to the toilet in a bench problem. What type of aluminum did you use and please describe how you got the engine turning effect.
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Old 03-11-2010, 02:22 PM   #14
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That is a great idea. Some former owner of ours hacked away at the "bench" to fit in a different toilet (instead of choosing one to fit). This may be the solution- I just have to get a little better with bondo/fiberglass.

Do you feel like you have enough storage area for sewer fittings, various hoses and lines with the reduction of the rear compartment? I suppose most could fit in the bumper, as long as it was secure.

Will you be able to resist opening the back access door to grab someone's ankles when they're on the "throne"?

But seriously- thanks for the images- they are an inspiration for my project.


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