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Forum: Windows & Screens 05-24-2015, 05:07 PM
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Posted By deelind
photo retry

photo retry
Forum: Axles 05-24-2015, 05:06 PM
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Views: 793
Posted By deelind
added photos "+

added photos "+
Forum: Axles 05-24-2015, 05:03 PM
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Views: 793
Posted By deelind
Buying a new axle

Will this fit 70 safari ?
Forum: Windows & Screens 05-24-2015, 04:59 PM
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Views: 603
Posted By deelind
Adding windows

I'm converting my 70' safari into an art gallery. Would love an additional window in the back, round would be cool. Anyone have any experience with that? Here's a photo of what the gallery will look...
Forum: Doors & Locks 07-18-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,569
Posted By deelind
Perry, these are questions I'd like answered...

Perry, these are questions I'd like answered myself!
Forum: Doors & Locks 07-16-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,569
Posted By deelind
Jim, Yes I did, and I'm returning it. You are...

Jim, Yes I did, and I'm returning it. You are correct and they should put a note in it! Or make it VERY clear in the item listing, of which they did not.
Forum: Doors & Locks 07-16-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,569
Posted By deelind
Looks to be the wise choice.

Looks to be the wise choice.
Forum: Doors & Locks 07-16-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,569
Posted By deelind
"Warning: If you take the key out of the Cylinder before you install it in the lock

"Warning: If you take the key out of the Cylinder before you install it in the lock or the cylinder and key set will be ruined."
Shouldn't there have been a note on the part, key ducted taped in?!...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 07-08-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,653
Posted By deelind
Thanks Stephanie, I would certainly hope I...

Thanks Stephanie, I would certainly hope I wouldn't be the 1st, very curious what others are using for products and would appreciate any links. Tried a search but with little results, perhaps I'm...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 07-08-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,653
Posted By deelind
Perry, I had seen this DIY tutorial of the...

Perry, I had seen this DIY tutorial of the countertops How To Top a Table with Zinc Sheet Metal — VanHook & Co. | Apartment Therapy...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 07-08-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,653
Posted By deelind
Thanks for the wisdom Perry. I had looked into...

Thanks for the wisdom Perry. I had looked into the Rustoleum paint that's used on countertops, it seemed pretty toxic, same with the plastic paints for the bathroom. I would have to say you're...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 07-08-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,653
Posted By deelind
Non-toxic Rehab - low VOC

Seeing these trailers are closed up and exposed to heat, I feel like they could become a toxic gas chamber if one is not careful with the products used. Being chemically sensitive as well, I'm...
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 07-08-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By deelind
Thank you all, I feel so much better about this!...

Thank you all, I feel so much better about this! I have to say after spending endless hours cleaning it was bit frustrating that it had still smelled pretty musty. WELL now that I've cleared the...
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 07-01-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By deelind
ah, thanks Janet, I miss a lot by not scrolling...

ah, thanks Janet, I miss a lot by not scrolling down.
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 07-01-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By deelind
1973 Airstream Tradewind Project | Recreating...

1973 Airstream Tradewind Project | Recreating Interior Environments (http://deniselindquist.com/?page_id=1224)
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 07-01-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By deelind
pics!

http://deniselindquist.com/?page_id=1224
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 07-01-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By deelind
pics

thought I had included photos?
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 07-01-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By deelind
I need a hug.

Picked up a '73 Tradewind, perfect skin aside from roadside banana wrap that was dented in and one tiny, but deep scratch in the rear. Interior all in tact and in really great shape as well. Felt so...
Forum: General Interior Topics 07-01-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 733
Posted By deelind
I'm not very good with working overhead, so I got...

I'm not very good with working overhead, so I got a battery operated scrubber that works great. Finished with the magic eraser, truly magic.
Forum: Doors & Locks 06-19-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,204
Posted By deelind
Replacing the door latch and lock

Dude had his keys for 41 years, took me a month to lose em :( naturally the unit is locked. Figure I'm going to have drill out the cylinder. The latch is peeling and in rough shape so not such a huge...
Forum: 1969 - 1973 Safari 06-26-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,147
Posted By deelind
Well, heard back, but seller didn't address my...

Well, heard back, but seller didn't address my request to see it... just outbid, so a fleeting AS moment. Thx again!
Forum: 1969 - 1973 Safari 06-26-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,147
Posted By deelind
Seller hasn't gotten back to me in regards to...

Seller hasn't gotten back to me in regards to questions or to make arrangements to see it...NG. Also, bit concerned about it not having a shower and putting one back into it might be a bit...
Forum: 1969 - 1973 Safari 06-25-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,147
Posted By deelind
Thanks for your input and well pointed questions...

Thanks for your input and well pointed questions to ask! Currently I'm under a deadline with a project, otherwise I'd love to take a ride out there. There's not much for sale in the Boston area I'm...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 06-25-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2,926
Views: 439,573
Posted By deelind
'72 safari near me for sale, is it a good one?

1972 Airstream Safari Travel Trailer 22ft. in RVs & Campers | eBay Motors (http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=141002559778)

Thanks for any info!
Forum: 1969 - 1973 Safari 06-25-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,147
Posted By deelind
Ebay Safari what do you think?

1972 Airstream Safari Travel Trailer 22ft. in RVs & Campers | eBay Motors (http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=141002559778)

I currently have a gutted '70 with ZERO ooph...
Forum: General Repair Forum 06-03-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,072
Posted By deelind
Thanks for all of your replies. I was hoping to...

Thanks for all of your replies. I was hoping to find someone near by to aid in the floor replacement. I've been doing the work myself and have read endlessly, thought it be prudent to find someone in...
Forum: General Repair Forum 05-31-2012, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,072
Posted By deelind
Need to hire some help

I have a 1970 Safari 23' looking for someone in the Raynham, MA area to help replace the sub floor for starters. Thanks ~D
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 04-12-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,212
Posted By deelind
Great advice from everyone, always impressed with...

Great advice from everyone, always impressed with how helpful this community is, think it's the best thing about owning a unit. Thanks so much.

also
"Shouldn't your lawn service be...
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 04-11-2012, 09:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,212
Posted By deelind
Hey AIR-Quarius...

Hey AIR-Quarius (http://www.airforums.com/forums/members/air-quarius-34793.html), Thanks for the advice, Lexan is a great suggestion. Checked out yr site, great artwork, I'm a muralist as well...
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 04-11-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,212
Posted By deelind
side window busted, need to replace-advice?

Hey Folks, Lawn guy busted my side window (29") on my Safari and looking to replace it. Called for a new one, yikes $469- if I can't find a more reasonable priced window, I'm wondering if I can't...
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 03-13-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,063
Posted By deelind
Helpful advice! I'm replacing front and rear. I...

Helpful advice! I'm replacing front and rear. I read somewhere that the edges of the new plywood should be sanding a bit for an easier install, did I hear that right?
Forum: LP Gas, Piping, Tanks & Regulators 09-01-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,564
Posted By deelind
Best generator?

What would you recommend, looking for something that will be good for a back up on my home as well- enough to run a fridge and some heat in case we get slammed with a NEaster.
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 09-01-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,441
Posted By deelind
great suggestions!

Hadn't occurred to me about installing a drain, perfect. Thanks for your input on the floor options, I'll have a look.
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 08-31-2011, 08:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,441
Posted By deelind
def over

wood.
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 08-30-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,441
Posted By deelind
Metal floor options

Not there yet in this phase of the rehab (slow gut job) but I'm envisioning options and would like to have a metal floor, something very utilitarian in the event this unit is used for some kind of...
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 07-24-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,257
Posted By deelind
what clear coat product available

Hello, I'm slowly getting my unit to the original mat finish one segment at a time and would like to clear coat it. Please inform of brand/type of clear coat
I can apply. Thanks!
Forum: Windows & Screens 10-18-2010, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By deelind
sorry Andy that I was'nt clear- I've attached a...

sorry Andy that I was'nt clear- I've attached a photo. The original curb side curved window has been replaced, new frame and all, the original had been out for a while and there was some damage to...
Forum: Windows & Screens 10-18-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By deelind
also, still wanting to find a spacer for the...

also, still wanting to find a spacer for the front. The one I have is off by 1/6" after installing replacement. It's been recommended that I fill it with the vulkem, but with a gap of 1/4" I'd rather...
Forum: Windows & Screens 10-18-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By deelind
attaching rear window '70 safari

I've rehabbed the window, good to go. It was out at purchase so I'm a bit unsure of how the hinge slides back in. Would it be from the side or top? Hinge is attached to window frame not unit.
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-14-2010, 04:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
before and after

I've name the silver bullet Plush-O-Matic and will be taking it to art/craft shows. One of the types of things I'll be selling can be seen here-
PlushOMatic Buy Plush Boston Terriers & Octopus by...
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-14-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
Here's some more photos and I'm putting together...

Here's some more photos and I'm putting together a blog to track the progress
Dream of an Airstream (http://deelind.blogspot.com/)

In the first photo I hoping to capture the blotchiness in the...
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-12-2010, 08:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
I am using the Nuvite system and advised...

I am using the Nuvite system and advised technique as well as not polishing in direct sunlight.
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-12-2010, 08:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
also, I was trying to find the link from a...

also, I was trying to find the link from a polishing company that I came across when searching "baking soda for polishing airstream' and they suggested to use the baking soda to neutralize the...
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-12-2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
i hear you

I do intend on polishing, sorry, a wee bit misleading the way I've written the first post. This is to prep the aluminium so hopefully when I get down to polishing it'll actually look decent. I'm not...
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-12-2010, 02:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
Oh thanks, you're a gem! It'll be a while before...

Oh thanks, you're a gem! It'll be a while before this silver hits the pavement, but when it's ready, I'll be there! I've named it 'PlushOrama' and you won't be able to miss it :)
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-12-2010, 01:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
wish i knew how to edit to correct spelling in...

wish i knew how to edit to correct spelling in the post title.
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-12-2010, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
I made a paste with 3 part baking soda- 1 part...

I made a paste with 3 part baking soda- 1 part water and applying it on by hand using more force and baking soda on the scratches and dull areas. Then I went over it with an reg auto buffer but...
Forum: Cleaning, Stripping & Polishing 10-12-2010, 01:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,083
Posted By deelind
Polishing + Baking soda = SHAZAM!

I've stripped the clear coat off and got down to polishing but wasn't seeing the results I wanted to. I've read so many opinions on how to polish and thought I'd have it down by now. But I've been...
Forum: Windows & Screens 10-11-2010, 05:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,469
Posted By deelind
window is original....

had the glass replaced, the hinge was/is left on the unit (came that way)so I'm reattaching the window and frame to the unit.
Forum: Windows & Screens 10-10-2010, 11:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,469
Posted By deelind
Andy, I'm replacing the back window, what...

Andy, I'm replacing the back window, what size/type rivets do I use to attach to the hinge? many thx
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