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Forum: Clearcoat, Exterior Paint & Trim 03-10-2011, 08:42 PM
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Views: 1,026
Posted By DPeakMD
I'd have to check my notes to be sure, but I...

I'd have to check my notes to be sure, but I believe that specific trim is only found on '71 to '73. Later years used a plastic trim insert. IF you found some salvage from a later model trailer that...
Forum: 1970-79 Tradewind 03-10-2011, 08:37 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,225
Posted By DPeakMD
On the interior vinyl coated aluminum walls of...

On the interior vinyl coated aluminum walls of these 70's units, there is a sticky substance which is continually exuded from them resulting in sticky walls. You'll find other's posts on here talking...
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 03-10-2011, 03:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 722
Posted By DPeakMD
Looks good! Nice job.

Looks good! Nice job.
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 03-10-2011, 03:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,801
Posted By DPeakMD
Wow. Interesting idea, but I'm not sure how...

Wow. Interesting idea, but I'm not sure how that's going to work out. The newer model 34's are going to have a wider frame! The wheel well's are going to be an issue. Axles in the wrong place...
Forum: 1970-79 Tradewind 03-10-2011, 12:55 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,225
Posted By DPeakMD
Looks good! The interior looks almost all...

Looks good! The interior looks almost all original (ex. curtains).

Good luck with your resto!
Forum: Doors & Locks 03-09-2011, 11:15 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 16,138
Posted By DPeakMD
Welcome to the AirForums, Tamo ! It'd be...

Welcome to the AirForums, Tamo !

It'd be best if you could remove the lock from the door. Then clean it with a gentle solvent and relubricate it before reinstalling it. I'd probably clean it with...
Forum: Phone, CB & Ham Radio 02-20-2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 438
Views: 53,189
Posted By DPeakMD
Fantastic!

Fantastic!
Forum: VAC | Vintage Airstream Club 02-15-2011, 04:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,161
Posted By DPeakMD
Got our copy the other day, and Tim, it's...

Got our copy the other day, and Tim, it's spectacular!!!
Forum: 2009-2015 Flying Cloud 01-30-2011, 08:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,713
Posted By DPeakMD
Gorgeous doesn't even come close! Enjoy!!!

Gorgeous doesn't even come close! Enjoy!!!
Forum: Tow Vehicles 01-30-2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,238
Posted By DPeakMD
2Air's correct on our setup. 2004 BMW X5 4.4i...

2Air's correct on our setup. 2004 BMW X5 4.4i with Sport Package. 1975 23' Safari with a Hensley, new axles, 16" wheels and disc brakes.

I did consider the VW V10 T'Reg back in 2004 before...
Forum: Phone, CB & Ham Radio 07-19-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 53,189
Posted By DPeakMD
Congratulations! Go for your Extra class ticket!!!

Congratulations! Go for your Extra class ticket!!!
Forum: On The Road... 07-15-2010, 12:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,299
Posted By DPeakMD
We stayed at Custer's Gulch RV Park...

We stayed at Custer's Gulch RV Park (http://www.custersgulch.com/) which is just outside the entrance to Custer State Park and close to the town of Custer. I can recommend the place highly. It's in a...
Forum: On The Road... 07-14-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,299
Posted By DPeakMD
We just came back from there. U.S. 20 across...

We just came back from there. U.S. 20 across Nebraska is a lot of fun. Let's you make good time but still see the country close up. Not much traffic at all. Road surfaces were better than I-90.
...
Forum: Member Introductions 07-04-2010, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 765
Posted By DPeakMD
Wow, SilverEscape, congrats on your new purchase!...

Wow, SilverEscape, congrats on your new purchase! There are a number of WBCCI units in INdiana. We're members of the Central Indiana Unit ourselves. The Indiana Unit would also be an option for you...
Forum: 1956 Safari 07-03-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 656
Views: 165,234
Posted By DPeakMD
Congratulations, Shari! Much deserved. Both you...

Congratulations, Shari! Much deserved. Both you and the Carr's really raised the bar this year!!!
Forum: Member Introductions 07-02-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 765
Posted By DPeakMD
Another 'hello' from Indiana. We live in...

Another 'hello' from Indiana. We live in Franklin. Currently in Wyoming at the wbcci international rally. Congrats on your new Airstream!
Forum: 1956 Safari 06-18-2010, 07:49 AM
Replies: 656
Views: 165,234
Posted By DPeakMD
Who is that masked man??? "Ninja...

Who is that masked man??? "Ninja Polisher"--that's pretty cute, Fred!
:wally:
Forum: Phone, CB & Ham Radio 06-10-2010, 11:26 AM
Replies: 438
Views: 53,189
Posted By DPeakMD
Sweet! Love that pic.

Sweet! Love that pic.
Forum: Global 'streaming 06-01-2010, 10:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,879
Posted By DPeakMD
European Airstreaming Video

Nicely done video of the UK factory and features of the Eurospec Stream.

YouTube - European Airstreaming (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_JAdrLKCA8)
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 05-13-2010, 12:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,594
Posted By DPeakMD
First let me say "Hello and Welcome." It would be...

First let me say "Hello and Welcome." It would be great to make your acquaintance and you could be a huge source of local knowledge to those of us coming to your hometown!

It's a shame that the...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 05-11-2010, 05:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,594
Posted By DPeakMD
Mike&Meg! Glad to hear you'll be joining us in...

Mike&Meg! Glad to hear you'll be joining us in Gillette. It'll ge nice to meet you. Traditionally the Vintage Club gathers the night before and then parades into the site of the International the...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-24-2010, 09:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,594
Posted By DPeakMD
TG Twinkie; Yes, the rally fee would cover the...

TG Twinkie; Yes, the rally fee would cover the entire rally from when you arrive (June 25th?) through the close of the rally on July 4th. I don't think you have to leave until the 5th, but don't...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-23-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,594
Posted By DPeakMD
Will do, Matt! You know you are also welcome to...

Will do, Matt! You know you are also welcome to join us in the Vintage parking area if you wish. We realize that not all vintage units are up for a cross country trip, so even if you bring your newer...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-23-2010, 07:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,594
Posted By DPeakMD
Also just a note to all the Argosy owners...

Also just a note to all the Argosy owners here--the VAC will be hosting a presentation specifically devoted to the history of the Argosy at the Gillette rally. It will be open to all membership. We'd...
Forum: Tires 04-23-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,951
Posted By DPeakMD
Hey, Tom, is that an HP 41C(V/X) ? That brings...

Hey, Tom, is that an HP 41C(V/X) ? That brings back memories! Sweet post!
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-23-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,594
Posted By DPeakMD
Shari, I hope your knee heals up soon! But,...

Shari, I hope your knee heals up soon! But, remember, you've got doctor coverage if you come to the rally!
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-23-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,594
Posted By DPeakMD
Hi, TGTwinkie! To address your question about the...

Hi, TGTwinkie! To address your question about the dates. The 25th and 26th are mentioned since they are specific to the Vintage Club.

We typically start gathering the day before the rally starts...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-23-2010, 08:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,594
Posted By DPeakMD
Beth&Chris and jjustice; glad to see you're...

Beth&Chris and jjustice; glad to see you're coming to Gillette.

You'd be welcome to park and join in the fun with the Vintage Intra-club at the International !!

I've posted links to the...
Forum: Audio, Video & TV 04-17-2010, 07:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,005
Posted By DPeakMD
Looking good Mike!

Looking good Mike!
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-14-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,221
Posted By DPeakMD
You'll be missed, Rick! Unfortunately won't...

You'll be missed, Rick!

Unfortunately won't be able to make it to Dayton this year. Too much stuff going on around that time!

Have fun @ Dayton and this summer!
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-14-2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,221
Posted By DPeakMD
VAC: 2010 International Rally

Hey VAC'ers!

June is just around the corner! The International's almost here. The Vintage Airstream Club is inviting you to join us in Gillette for a good time.

We are having a Rally...
Forum: Audio, Video & TV 04-04-2010, 08:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,005
Posted By DPeakMD
It's been a few years since I worked on one, so...

It's been a few years since I worked on one, so forgive me. I also think mine had been removed by a prior owner who replaced rivets with screws. So yours may vary. I definitely remember there were...
Forum: Audio, Video & TV 04-04-2010, 03:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,005
Posted By DPeakMD
If you have a Control Panel above the stereo,...

If you have a Control Panel above the stereo, pull that out and then look down through that hole and you'll see a couple of screws coming in from above into the frame around the stereo. I think there...
Forum: General Interior Topics 07-01-2009, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By DPeakMD
OK, there's a thread here with information on how...

OK, there's a thread here with information on how we did our rear shower curtain replacement. We had something that's probably very similar to yours in our '78 Excella 500. Shower Curtain Arrangement...
Forum: General Interior Topics 07-01-2009, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By DPeakMD
Post whether you have a center or rear bath setup.

Post whether you have a center or rear bath setup.
Forum: Other Rallies & Events 06-29-2009, 10:54 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,290
Posted By DPeakMD
We'll be winding up the International Rally over...

We'll be winding up the International Rally over the weekend. Thinking of neat places to see around the Madison area on the way home. Taliesin?
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 06-29-2009, 10:41 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,314
Posted By DPeakMD
We're here and having a great time!

We're here and having a great time!
Forum: 1974 - 1979 Sovereign 06-24-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,745
Posted By DPeakMD
I've put the re-inforcement plates (sometimes...

I've put the re-inforcement plates (sometimes called fish plates) over the axle mounting area of two 70s Sovereigns in order to fix rear end sag. I think they all need it at some point. The easy way...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 06-24-2009, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,623
Posted By DPeakMD
I don't agree that your van is going to beat the...

I don't agree that your van is going to beat the Bambi to a pulp necessarily (rock throwing aside). I know those vehicles look massive, but they have a relatively soft and compliant suspension for...
Forum: Our Community 06-24-2009, 11:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,428
Posted By DPeakMD
Hello from Franklin, IN! Glad you found a...

Hello from Franklin, IN!

Glad you found a trailer so quickly. Would love to see it! How about some pics?
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-23-2009, 11:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 835
Posted By DPeakMD
It would just for that light. I think if it's...

It would just for that light. I think if it's something where it changes based on the brake/turn light being on or off, the problem is with the brake/turn light ground since that is the common point.
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-23-2009, 11:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 835
Posted By DPeakMD
Bad ground somewhere!

Bad ground somewhere!
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-23-2009, 11:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,855
Posted By DPeakMD
Good job on the cans, Mike! It looks like you're...

Good job on the cans, Mike! It looks like you're on the way to getting those lights fixed. I hope you receive the gaskets with your new lenses.

Just checked out your blog. Very nice. If your...
Forum: Refrigerators 06-23-2009, 06:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,463
Posted By DPeakMD
I went to a lecture given by Dometic. They told...

I went to a lecture given by Dometic. They told us the absolute limit of cooling is a physical limitation imposed by the height of the coils on the back of the unit. It runs so many degrees per foot....
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-22-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,855
Posted By DPeakMD
I'm not clear on how you guys knew where to drill...

I'm not clear on how you guys knew where to drill through the aluminum bezel to remove the rivets.
Forum: Argosy Motorhomes 06-22-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,582
Posted By DPeakMD
'Hi' from over in Franklin! Your coach looks...

'Hi' from over in Franklin! Your coach looks fantastic. Great job. Would love to see it up close.
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-22-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,855
Posted By DPeakMD
It's been awhile since I did this, but I think I...

It's been awhile since I did this, but I think I butt spliced the hot wire. The lights were grounded only through their physical connection and with all the corrosion there I felt that was part of...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 06-22-2009, 03:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,623
Posted By DPeakMD
You should worry about rocks! Those big meats...

You should worry about rocks! Those big meats love to pick up nice size chunks and then fling them right into front of the trailer. The results are not so nice. You could use the Rock Tamer style on...
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-22-2009, 03:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,855
Posted By DPeakMD
That design was prone to problems. I don't think...

That design was prone to problems. I don't think I'd trash them. They're really not that far gone. Just pull the metal cans and replace the socket. You can find these lots of places. You need a...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 06-22-2009, 08:48 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,314
Posted By DPeakMD
I'm glad you're going to be parking with the VAC...

I'm glad you're going to be parking with the VAC this year, Laura! Should be a great time. We'll look forward to your GTG.
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