Episode 12: Restoration and Refurbishment
talks with the Vintage Airstream Club historian, Fred Coldwell. Fred talks with us about the club, and educates us on vintage trailer ownership.
-What is the Vintage Airstream Club
-The VAC historianís job: Airstream history not club history
-Preservation, Restoration, Refurbishment, and Modernization
-Most renovations are refurbishments
-Listeners question: What is the best way to maintain value, keep it original or change it?
-Take time to learn the trailers design, layout, and usage
-Colinís restoration update
-Robís run in with Dicky Riegel, Group President of Thor
-Listener question: How is Robís trailer being polished?
-Fighting the polish: Filiform Corrosion
-Request for DIY restoration comments and questions
-A polished Argosy?
somewhere between a restoration and refurbishment
-Period appliances restored offer boondocking benefits
-Restore or refurbish with trailer use in mind
Check it out at www.theVAP.com