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Old 03-26-2013, 09:23 AM   #1
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1964 Tradewind...Can I replace the window glass with the frames in-place?

Just purchased my first trailer. Several windows have broken glass. The frames are in great shape with fully functional operators and are straight and aligned. Can I replace the broken glass without removing the frames from the trailer? If so, how?
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Old 03-26-2013, 09:59 AM   #2
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Yes. The glass can be replaced without removing the frame. Call a mobile glass person in your area and have them do it in place.

I replaced mine with tempered glass. However I removed my frames and took mine to the glass guy.

The front and rear windows have a plastic molding along the edges, the side windows have a thinner rubber glasing strip along there edges. I believe these can be purchased from (VTS) Vintage Trailer Supply.

I will see if I can find some photos.


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Old 03-26-2013, 10:12 AM   #3
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Thanks!

Yeah, I didnt know if it would be a simple DIY kind of thing...but given the amount of discussion regarding seals and stuff...wow!
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