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Old 06-06-2012, 09:11 AM   #1
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Do I need to save these?

I just bought a 1971 Airstream Soveriegn, I will be remodeling it, should I keep the original parts like the oven, or cabinets, will people buy these?

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Old 06-06-2012, 09:21 AM   #2
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Of course! Many older appliances are not supported and parts are difficult or impossible to obtain. Trailer parts too. You wont get rich, but you will help us keep the breed alive.

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Old 06-06-2012, 09:37 AM   #3
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When we redid ours and gave a lot of the original stuff away for the price of shipping to forums members. I figure I get so much help here it was nice to give something back. Someone is always looking for something.

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Old 06-06-2012, 11:35 AM   #4
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By all means save the original parts. There is always someone looking for some part for an Airstream. I parted out my old furnace and gave a fellow the gas valve, just had him pay the shipping. I had folks give me stuff so I figured I could return the favor. Of course selling the stuff you don't need will help offset the cost of the new stuff (which adds up in a hurry)
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