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Old 12-20-2015, 02:35 PM   #1
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Modern Redesign of a 31' 1975 Sovereign

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It took my Dad and myself four months to gut and rebuild. The trailer was in great shape and did not require much major repair.

Thanks for checking it out!

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Old 12-20-2015, 02:51 PM   #2
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Looks good, great job.

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Old 12-20-2015, 02:55 PM   #3
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Not my style, but great job!
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Old 12-20-2015, 03:00 PM   #4
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Cody, that is awesome. I love the modern design!

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Old 12-20-2015, 11:13 PM   #5
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Very nice! And in four months, outstanding.
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Old 12-21-2015, 10:30 AM   #6
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Excellent work. I personally think these sorts of renovations will continue to add value and desirability decades into the future, beyond what the time capsule original reno's will (though my trailer is nearly all original and I love it!)

Would you mind sharing appx investment in $ and appx man hours? When you say 4 months, are these retiree months, 40hrs a week months, or nights and weekends months?

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Old 12-21-2015, 10:39 AM   #7
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Great job! How did you get the interesting photo effect? Doesn't appear to be a simple zoom in/out of a photo; looks like the perspective changes. Almost like video camera on a rail. Interesting. Thanks.
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Old 12-21-2015, 10:52 AM   #8
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Fantastic, both the design and the implementation. Thanks for posting.
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Old 12-21-2015, 10:59 AM   #9
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Old 12-21-2015, 11:08 AM   #10
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Looks good. But more importantly, is it parked within walking distance of the Garden Lounge?
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Old 12-21-2015, 11:34 AM   #11
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Looks fantastic. Thank you for sharing. I really like the decisions you made. Quick question for you. Did you put a pull out couch in the front? Was it very difficult getting that through the door? I am debating refinishing the existing gaucho in mine, or replace it with a new pullout. I'm also concerned about tongue weight. Thanks again for posting!
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Old 12-21-2015, 12:16 PM   #12
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this is exactly what we are looking to do with our 1978 Sovereign .
Many thanks for posting
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Old 12-21-2015, 03:16 PM   #13
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Beautiful reno! Is it still roadworthy with the full size appliances?
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Old 12-21-2015, 10:11 PM   #14
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Super lovely job selecting fabrics and design. Bravo for getting it looking so nice especially In that amount of time. Just beautiful.

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