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Old 02-05-2013, 09:52 PM   #281
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Old 02-06-2013, 03:14 PM   #282
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[QUOTE=Top;1257755]Howdy,
I recently purchased a 1951 15 panel flying Cloud SN 7086. Her name is Ella. I found her on the airstreamclassifieds.com. I towed her home from Florida this past weekend.
A few pics. Everyone likes pics, right?

You are getting as bad as me. Only six more to go!

Glad you got it. We had looked at it, but, no time to go get it.

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Old 02-06-2013, 03:23 PM   #283
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Mine is a 1954 Whale tail. S/N 7659
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Does it have a pipe frame? I wonder what SN they stopped with pipes? Does the step look original? Mine did not have one
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Old 02-06-2013, 05:11 PM   #285
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Does it have a pipe frame? I wonder what SN they stopped with pipes? Does the step look original? Mine did not have one
With that serial number it should have a ladder frame. That S/N is a late year '51.
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Old 02-07-2013, 06:15 AM   #286
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Does it have a pipe frame? I wonder what SN they stopped with pipes? Does the step look original? Mine did not have one
As Bruce stated, it is a ladder frame. On the Vintage Airstream photo archives, the highest number pipe frame is 7055.
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Old 02-07-2013, 08:25 AM   #287
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Rescued 1956 FC #8003 in Virginia a whale tail also
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Old 04-01-2013, 08:02 PM   #288
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Okay you Flying Clouders, here is one more serial number for you. #3508. A 1958 with curbside bath and sreetside Galley. Lots of windows on the Galley side. We tow it with a 1958 Cadillac Sedan Deville. We bought it in September 2008, put tires on it and greased the wheel bearings, then pulled it from Boise ID to the Oregon coast and back (1500 miles).
When we returned I parked it in the patio and spent 500 hours on the interior. Attached are some pictures.
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I could not remember my old forum name so started another (COLONEL). Well I am replying to my own post. We moved to Oregon Coast a year 1/2 ago. Sold the 1958 Cadillac and got a 1992 Oldsmobile Custom Crusier wagon. I just recently repaired and got my Krefft Refridgerator working.

We met Barry and Donna, and some other vintage Airstreamers before we move. This summer we would like to meet up for a rally or two in Oregon or Washington.
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Old 04-01-2013, 08:20 PM   #289
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1952 fc serial number 7321
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We moved from Idaho to the coast of Oregon in OCT 2011. We are looking for some Vintage meets this summer. We have a 1958 Flying Cloud. Please post any thing you know of and we hope to meet some like minded people in Vintage Aluminumcana.
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Old 04-02-2013, 02:14 PM   #290
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Finally getting around to posting about my 1958 Flying Cloud, Ser. # 8372. Had it for a year and is now gutted. Am doing a shell on restoration....or at least it looks that way so far. Can't wait to get finished and camp in her so we can decide which size we like best. Joy
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:41 PM   #291
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#8549 1958 FC's first time out after a year long shell on restoration. Few more bugs to fix but almost ready.
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Old 04-14-2013, 06:14 PM   #292
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After a long drawn out search and a couple of false starts , we have finally found our whaletail.. It's a 1954 Flying Cloud sn. 7675. Needs lots of TLC and a new make over. We can hardly contain ourselves.
Barry & Karen in Mi.
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Old 04-15-2013, 02:07 AM   #293
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After a long drawn out search and a couple of false starts , we have finally found our whaletail.. It's a 1954 Flying Cloud sn. 7675. Needs lots of TLC and a new make over. We can hardly contain ourselves.
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Beautiful trailer! Sounds like it found the right home!
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Old 04-15-2013, 09:09 AM   #294
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good lookin trailer , I am having lots of fun restoring mine
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