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Old 12-10-2008, 04:15 PM   #15
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That's to rich for me.
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Old 12-10-2008, 04:44 PM   #16
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I just took my old ones off, and found that the frame under them is a very simple construction, really condusive for making wood closeouts... I'll make a pair for myself, and show you all, then if you are interested, I can always make more, especially for that kind of price.....
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Old 12-11-2008, 07:06 AM   #17
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I just took my old ones off, and found that the frame under them is a very simple construction, really condusive for making wood closeouts... I'll make a pair for myself, and show you all, then if you are interested, I can always make more, especially for that kind of price.....
Please do keep up updated with your work --- I might be interested if I can't get the bondo idea to *stick*

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Old 12-12-2008, 09:43 PM   #18
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I am doing little things all the time to my a/s. I find it's a lot easier to shoot "after" photos than "durring" photos... But I post lots of updates on my web site, just go to the link and find the "Airstream" button. I'll try to remember to post some individuals pics here when I get the closeouts done.
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Old 02-02-2014, 11:19 AM   #19
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I know its a few years too late but has anyone found or made replacements for these? I've been looking all over the interwebs with no results!
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Old 02-02-2014, 12:47 PM   #20
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I know its a few years too late but has anyone found or made replacements for these? I've been looking all over the interwebs with no results!
I will get some quotes tomorrow for fiberglass replacements.

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Old 02-02-2014, 03:23 PM   #21
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Awesome! I wonder if everyone else has just been painting them and calling it good?
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Old 02-02-2014, 05:10 PM   #22
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With 3d printing all the rage. I'm surprised someone isn't printing unobtainium parts.

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Old 02-02-2014, 05:56 PM   #23
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You thought of making a frame/surround out of aluminum Aerowood? You have the technology you can make it faster, stronger than before.

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Old 02-04-2014, 01:38 PM   #24
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As a matter of fact I have given it some thought. No matter how I look at it, welding will most likely be required, I just don't think that I can stretch the corners without splitting the aluminum. Ive also though about making some forming blocks and using "O" materiel but the blocks would most likely cost more to fabricate then welding. I am still letting my mind work this over, but they WILL be aluminum in order to match the center window trim. Most likely what will happen is I will use some thinner, shorter leg extruded angle that I can stretch around the corner and then rivet a wider face piece to it. The welding option would be less work though, and look nicer.
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Update.

We have an old left and right single pane wing window closeouts.

They need to be jazzed up, and then molds made from them, for fiberglass replacements which will also be Gel coated ivory.

A couple more weeks and we should have them in stock.

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Well maybe Andy will come to the rescue. So Andy, you are going to make your own molds from original parts?

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Well maybe Andy will come to the rescue. So Andy, you are going to make your own molds from original parts?

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Old 02-04-2014, 06:41 PM   #28
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Good job Andy. There are lots of older trailers will those things falling apart. You should had plenty of business if your price is not too dear.

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