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Old 05-28-2016, 10:18 AM   #1
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I'm a new comer to airstream.
I want to buy an old trailer to be totally renovated to my own needs.
What I am looking for is "shell" that is structurally good (including windows doors and undercarriage).
The interior's condition is not an issue since I plan a total rebuild.

I would like pointers for what lo look for.

Any information and advice would be greatly appreciated.


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Old 05-28-2016, 10:27 AM   #2
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Start at Vintage Airstream and read their informative articles. Then check out their photo archive of all the different models for ideas about what you can achieve.

Also, I would encourage you to buy a trailer that still has all its cabinetry intact so that you can use the pieces as templates for anything new - some of those curves can be tricky to match, unless you're particularly skilled in that area.
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