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Old 06-04-2015, 04:41 PM   #1
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Rescue of an 1976 Sovereign 31ft

Bought this for $2000 needs total remodeling. Can I remove the floor all at once and the interior wall panels rewire and fix the plumbing.
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Old 06-04-2015, 05:34 PM   #2
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Old 06-04-2015, 06:29 PM   #3
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Sure you can. I would level and support the frame, during the project and not attempt to tow it anywhere, then proceed. We do expect photographs of your progress.
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Old 06-04-2015, 08:13 PM   #4
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Here are some pictures as of now... it was sitting in a field for 7 years... rats, snakes and dirt dobbers[ATTACH]240007[ATTACH]240008
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I'm also putting video on YouTube: search Humplik Airstream Project
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It also has the dreaded double pain windows but only on the roof Click image for larger version

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They are called Vista View Windows. The flaking film can be removed. We intended to simply remove ours and patch over the holes.

Here is a good article on how to remove the inner pane on certain model years.

http://www.airstreamcentral.com/arti...ows/Page1.html
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It also has the dreaded double pain windows but only on the roof
double PAIN... Lol
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I might replace all 5 with new signal pain windows because the outside seal looks bad
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I might replace all 5 with new signal pain windows because the outside seal looks bad

Replacement Vista View Windows cost around $300 a piece, or more depending on the window length.
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Gutted almost everything...looking at the walls now have a lot of pop rivit holes... should i take them out and replace with new aluminum sheets
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