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Old 11-11-2002, 06:41 PM   #15
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Because the Jones' don't have one yet (just kidding)...and there so damn cool looking!

easy to work on (only when I have to of course)
well layed out (except for minor modifications)

Did I mention, there so damn cool looking!

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Old 11-11-2002, 08:39 PM   #16
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Once in a millenium something comes along that, just "SHOUTS ORGINIAL"~!~
In all of history, there'll never, EVER be another AIRSTREAM, nor the same group of people~!!
My favorite thing about Airstream
Everytime I open the door to enter, it's with this thought.
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Old 11-12-2002, 06:27 AM   #17
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I love my airstream

When I look at my absolutely SHOUTS out to me..."Go see the USA, go on a trip, be proud of your heritage, you need a vacation!!" Owning an airstream has opened so many new doors with so many new friends! And my favorite part of owning a vintage airstream right now is the fixing it up! I really enjoy returning (or trying to return it ) to it's original glory.
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Old 11-12-2002, 06:52 AM   #18
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RKM wrote:
They're nostalgic... just like Harleys.

I have to agree. I have visited web sites of other RV's and have been inside many, at RV shows, and think some of the new interiors are really gawdy. You feel like you are in someones apartment in New York City, not out camping somewhere.
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Old 11-12-2002, 07:53 AM   #19
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Livability, comfort

After spending several weeks travelling in our A/S Motor Home, we came to feel like it was a real home away from home, not just a camping vehicle. We are also thrilled when people express their impression of beauty and size as being awesome. There is just nothing else on the road that catches attention like an Airstream.
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Old 11-12-2002, 08:45 AM   #20
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I'm brand new to my 1960 overlander.
What seems to stand out the most about owning an A/S?
The nicest people who own one and are willing to help you with any problems you might encounter when fixing one up.

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Old 11-12-2002, 08:58 PM   #21
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When we take her on a trip, or just sit in it at the house, it lets us escape into the future or the past.....and it's a great conversation starter!
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Old 11-12-2002, 09:00 PM   #22
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Rod: I'm with you. I've never met an Airstream Owner that wasn't friendly and helpful. Some even volunteer to come make a repair if it's needed. You can't beat that!
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Old 11-12-2002, 11:53 PM   #23
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john hd- i'll have to check that outerspace thing out

74Argosy24MH- they MH's are sweet! i like GM stuff.......ok what does SOB mean anyway?

john- yeah the couch is gone out of mine too i put a nice chair in mine and i have more room (without the couch). i camped out in mine for 4 months straight it was has alot more room than the fleetwood motorhome i use to's cool that you can completly remodel them like you said to fit your needs.

jcanavera- yep it's true everyone knows what an AIR STREAM is!

Silver Bullet- they do have a forum that is very helpful and a it's not to bad of one eather.

Kentucky Girl- yeah they do tow really well i was very impressed!

Edie G- the Mh's are nice i wont one

overlander64- yeah it is cool to have and keep somthing with memories like my first truck i will never git rid of it.

carmen- they are very pritty cant go wrong with silver i like the white a/s tow vehical is white

Pahaska- i was the same way i always wanted an air stream...i star and drool over them every time i see one. i always keep an eye out for one.

InsideOut- whats BSO? i have no idea.......

zamboni - they look kick ass!

53FlyingCloud- yep they are original...i have seen a few of those wanna be A/S's they are not the same. who made those imitation A/S anyway?

SafariLori- thats part of the reason i bought mine...i wanted as A/S becouse they are so cool and i wanted one to fix one up.

Pick- i agree too.

rod- yeah i bought my A/S then i started to look for parts and info and stuff and thats how i got to this forum i have asked a few questions and i got the help i needed this forum has been a big help.

Levon- yeah i have had a few peole ask about mine too......i've even got a few of those "nice trailer's" it's funny everyone seems to check it out.

pjtaia- so far the only A/S owner i now is me myself and I......there arn't alot of them here. are there any A/S onwers in this forum from AK?
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Old 11-13-2002, 12:15 AM   #24
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S.O.B. = Some Other Brand
B.S.O. = Bright Shiny Object like the other girl's best friend that comes in the cute [color=sky blue]little blue box,[/color] of course!

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Old 11-13-2002, 12:21 AM   #25
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thanks for the clear up on the sob bso thing!

so just what does come in a little blue box?....or should i ask?
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Old 11-13-2002, 12:23 AM   #26
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Maybe you shouldn't ask....check out the link & get out your checkbook!!!

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Old 11-13-2002, 12:25 AM   #27
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with my last post i just became a three rivit member! Yes....Yes! i have waited so long for this moment!

o and another Aaaaahh!!!!!! i just seen you added a link to your last post (INSIDEOUT)!!!!!!!.......... not that nooo!!!! .............. yep thats what i thought!
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dang your fast!

INSIDEOUT!.......AAaaaaagh! you beat me to it again!!!!!!!!!!

i can't type fast enough!
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