Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 05-28-2013, 10:32 PM   #15
Rivet Master
 
dkottum's Avatar
 
2012 25' Flying Cloud
Battle Lake , Minnesota
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 7,716
Maybe they just want to go camping with them. Good for Airstream to add China to their exports.

doug k
__________________

__________________
dkottum is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2013, 07:38 PM   #16
Slide Out Society #001
 
GCinSC2's Avatar
 
2007 30' Classic S/O
Somewhere , South Carolina
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 2,054
Co-worker translated to Flying Cloud, but using a character for flying that was for Tiawan, not the newer, simpler character in use elsewhere. Still neat to see.
__________________

__________________
S/OS #001
2005 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L 6 Speed
16" Michelins, Hi Spec Wheels, Max Brake, Carslile Actuator, Equal-i-zer, Dill TPMS. Campfire cook.
GCinSC2 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2013, 08:44 PM   #17
Rivet Master
 
andreasduess's Avatar
 
1984 34' International
Toronto , Ontario
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 1,496
Images: 5
Blog Entries: 1
Quote:
Originally Posted by Airline View Post
I bet they copy it and start selling them first in UK and Germany with little to no import tax,then start selling them in the states.The prices will be half.
the quality will be about the same.Which is sad on two points....
are there any patents owned by airstream other than the name ?
China is about two years away from wage parity with the US. Meaning, it will be as expensive to produce in China as it is in, for example, Arkansas.

If they would have wanted to copy trailers, they would have done it by now.
__________________
andreasduess is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2013, 12:04 AM   #18
cwf
Rivet Master
 
cwf's Avatar
 
1999 34' Excella
Currently Looking...
Hillsboro , Texas
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 5,936
Images: 2
Watch, they will make them smaller...like the coke cans....
__________________
Peace and Blessings..
Channing
WBCCI# 30676
cwf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-10-2013, 11:10 PM   #19
Rivet Master
 
Fly at Night's Avatar
 
2010 27' FB Flying Cloud
Fraser Valley , British Columbia
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 2,693
Images: 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by cwf View Post
Watch, they will make them smaller...like the coke cans....
Is that why China does not have a Disneyland -
no one is tall enough for the rides?
__________________

__________________
easily distracted by shiny objects
Fly at Night is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.