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Melody Ranch 06-12-2015 10:10 AM

Red Barn Liner
 
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Finished the Red Barn Safari.....and no rest in my soul. Meet, and follow, my new friend....the Red Barn Liner. I can use all the help and info available here.

bwoodtx 06-12-2015 10:59 AM

Inside pictures, please.

Melody Ranch 06-12-2015 12:06 PM

inside as found
 
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for you Bruce....you have "been there" before. Lots of work as this is a park model.

bwoodtx 06-12-2015 02:58 PM

It is pretty though. The ones I drag home look much worse than that!

wkerfoot 06-12-2015 03:10 PM

Melody Ranch,

What is the serial number on your Liner?

Bill

Melody Ranch 06-12-2015 03:45 PM

O5003 Bill. I am, and have been a fan of yours for years.

wkerfoot 06-12-2015 09:56 PM

Thanks, three earlier than mine and from Ohio also. Someday we need to meet.

Bill

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Originally Posted by Melody Ranch (Post 1636138)
O5003 Bill. I am, and have been a fan of yours for years.


Melody Ranch 06-25-2015 08:58 AM

Torflex today
 
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Axles on the way.

Melody Ranch 06-26-2015 08:24 AM

Hornets
 
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Something I have never encountered before.....hornets. I saw a few as I tried to get the Airstream peeped for travel home and I used my recovery kit bug spray on them. I thought I had the problem solved. Nope. A few showed up over the past week, however, as I tried to remove the belly pan for A frame replacement...HORNET all over. Work stopped now for past two days.

Melody Ranch 07-03-2015 06:06 PM

progress this week.
 
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Thanks to Bruce Wood....I semi followed his guidance and replaced the A Frame. It needed to be extended for function....ability to fit a load control hitch and give some turning comfort zone ability.

Melody Ranch 07-12-2015 09:37 AM

Today the value went DOWN
 
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As I have tried to say many time....the minute you start the deconstruct of that "excellent condition" Airstream you got from Ebay or Craigslist, the value goes straight DOWN. You have also started down a very long and EXPENSIVE road. I have done this before. but it still bothers me.

Melody Ranch 07-12-2015 02:42 PM

Don't do this
 
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When you rebuild your Airstream interior....don't do it this way. I found this as I deconstructed the bed area. 2 x 4 lumber is good for barn building...not Airstreams.

bwoodtx 07-12-2015 03:01 PM

But, but, it IS sturdy!! :)

Melody Ranch 07-14-2015 03:48 PM

today, more inside
 
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Having trouble removing the floor cabinet mount screws...the big ones. I guess slow but sure approach might work. The sink Galley cabinet base is also going hard and slow.....something is holding it in place. The bedroom are is now out. I can see the floor problem areas which will need replacing. The original Zolatone is visible now that the cabinets are removed.


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