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Old 11-25-2011, 11:54 AM   #1
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My skins are gold!

Well in the process of stripping some of the interior skins to polish them I discovered some of them are aniodized gold! Very strange....
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Old 11-25-2011, 12:05 PM   #2
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Old 11-25-2011, 12:12 PM   #3
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Do I win a willy wonka tour of the factory?
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Old 11-25-2011, 12:48 PM   #4
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Old 01-01-2012, 02:16 PM   #5
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lol that's funny you have the golden ticket!
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Old 01-01-2012, 02:54 PM   #6
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Old 01-01-2012, 03:55 PM   #7
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Well in the process of stripping some of the interior skins to polish them I discovered some of them are aniodized gold! Very strange....
About the time of your trailer build, Airstream rebuilt Wally's gold trailer. You may have the left over aluminum from the gold trailer rebuild.
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Old 01-01-2012, 05:32 PM   #8
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Sheesh - if they rebuilt Wally's golden trailer, then why do they have it shoved off in a parking lot corner so that you can only see it from a great distance? That was one of the things that didn't make any sense when we toured the plant recently. That unit, of all of them, should be a highlight of any tour.
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Old 01-01-2012, 06:00 PM   #9
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About the time of your trailer build, Airstream rebuilt Wally's gold trailer. You may have the left over aluminum from the gold trailer rebuild.
They restored it? You said rebuilt, what does that mean exactly because it looks real bad these days. When was that Doug?
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Sure didn't look rebuilt or restored 2 months ago when I was there.
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um, I think he's talking about a rebuild around 1972. Plenty long enough ago to need another one.
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Old 01-01-2012, 06:24 PM   #12
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Glad to hear that it's your trailer skins. I was afraid that it might be a potentially fatal condition.
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Old 01-01-2012, 07:53 PM   #13
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um, I think he's talking about a rebuild around 1972. Plenty long enough ago to need another one.
For a trailer that has sat in a lot since 1972?
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Old 01-01-2012, 08:04 PM   #14
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