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Forum: Airstream Trailer Forums Today, 07:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 558
Posted By TDOW
Vintage Theme

How about going back to the sixties look, with today's upgrades!
Forum: Bumpers & Bumper Storage Today, 07:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By TDOW
W of W?

Hey Bubba,

I don't know what the "Walter of Wabash" refers to.

Can you help me out? Thanks!
Forum: Bumpers & Bumper Storage 08-04-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By TDOW
Nice reno post!

Nice reno post!
Forum: Bumpers & Bumper Storage 08-02-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By TDOW
'66 Safari Rear Bumper Compartment - Photos

Hello,

Curious as to what other storage compartments look like.

Here are my photos. Is yours similar?

Thanks!
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 08-02-2019, 06:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 101
Posted By TDOW
'66 Safari Under Sink Photos Requested

I am curious what owners have under their sink area.

Could you post a photo similar to my post?

Also I have no clue as to the use of the curved wood pieces near the floor, on the left.
...
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 08-02-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 103
Posted By TDOW
'66 Safari Cabinet Latch Keeper Needed

Greetings,

I am looking for this latch keeper.

I have the actual latch.

See photos and thanks for your help!
Forum: On The Road... 07-05-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,517
Posted By TDOW
Delta Diner

Located in Delta, WI...www.deltadiner.com

Try the Perch BLT!
Forum: On The Road... 11-21-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,742
Posted By TDOW
http://www.youngvillecafe.com/ If you're...

http://www.youngvillecafe.com/

If you're traveling through Iowa on a Tues. or Thurs., stop here for lunch!
Forum: Tow Vehicles 11-14-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 11,684
Posted By TDOW
I love my 2010 Tundra! It's a 5.7 and I tow my...

I love my 2010 Tundra! It's a 5.7 and I tow my '66 Safari, which weighs around 3300 lbs.
Forum: Tommy Bahama Special Editions 08-25-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,068
Posted By TDOW
Found Artifacts

In our '66 Caravel, we found a token to the '66 Yakima Fair.

In my '67 Safari, the P.O. left all of this! See photo.
Forum: Awnings 08-11-2017, 06:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 729
Posted By TDOW
Vintage Awning on paved pad, tips needed

Looking for tips/ideas on deploying the awning on non grass/gravel areas. I have a three pole system with stakes.

Photos would also be appreciated!

Thanks in advance.

Karen
Forum: Stoves, Ovens & Microwaves 11-03-2016, 07:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 12,208
Posted By TDOW
More Magic Chef photos and of course a question...

Need tips for cleaning the cooktop pilot flame area. It just 'puffs' when a lighter is present.
Forum: On The Road... 09-16-2016, 07:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,407
Posted By TDOW
WI to NH

I agree that the RV/MH museum and Jackson Center are must sees.

We took a 2 week trip to NH last month, via the interstate, due to time constraints. It was faster, but boring as hell.

We...
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 09-14-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 745
Posted By TDOW
Exterior Porch Light...please weigh in!

My '66 Safari did not have the traditional 'scare' light, so I purchased one from VTS.

So...

Do I install it in the 'usual' spot, as in photo 1

or

do I install it higher, as in photo 2,...
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 08-31-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 543
Posted By TDOW
Closet Mirror OE?

My '66 Safari has the remnants of a mirror frame.
This is the full length closet next to the stove.

Does anyone else have this? Is it original equipment?

Thanks, Karen
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 06-16-2016, 05:10 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,879
Posted By TDOW
Love the patches, especially this one! Do...

Love the patches, especially this one!

Do you have a before pic of the area? I need to install a porch light and was curious about the hole needed.

Thanks
Forum: 1966 - 1968 Safari 04-05-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,251
Posted By TDOW
Thanks for taking the time to post photos!

Thanks for taking the time to post photos!
Forum: Rock Guards, Segment & Window Protectors 03-03-2016, 03:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,763
Posted By TDOW
What would Wally do?

My '66 Safari needs new rock guards.
Lexan is stronger...
Keep it looking vintage with the green fiberglass...
Update look with the rock sol...

If you have an interior photo showing what it...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 09-10-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,021
Posted By TDOW
I have a hard tonneau cover that can be removed...

I have a hard tonneau cover that can be removed in less than 2 minutes. I've never tried, so can't support the info.

I like that I can lock it...keeps the 'honest people, honest'.

If...
Forum: Water Heaters, Filters & Pumps 08-08-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 525
Posted By TDOW
Out with the old, in with the new...Pump & Pex!

Almost a 50 year upgrade in the Safari's water delivery system.

Thanks to my friends Paul Mason and Chris Hubert.

Hubert Trailer Sales :: Home (http://www.huberttrailersales.com)

Looking...
Forum: General Interior Topics 05-29-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,975
Posted By TDOW
My first Airstream, a '67 Caravelle, found a...

My first Airstream, a '67 Caravelle, found a curler and a token to the '67 Yakima Fair, behind the water heater.

In my current '66 Safari, a magnetic key box in the rear bumper compartment, with...
Forum: 1966 - 1968 Safari 05-23-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 781
Posted By TDOW
Porch/Scare Light

Happy Memorial Day!

My '66 Safari didn't come with a porch light. I'd bought one to install, but would like to see a photo of your trailer, without the light.

Also wondering what the diameter...
Forum: 1966 - 1968 Safari 05-20-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By TDOW
Appreciate the replies!

Appreciate the replies!
Forum: 1966 - 1968 Safari 05-19-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By TDOW
Thanks Tom. It could be a city water hook-up. ...

Thanks Tom. It could be a city water hook-up. I'll know more on June 2nd. Getting a new pump and some pex!
Forum: 1966 - 1968 Safari 05-19-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By TDOW
Water pump photo - Is this all original?

Not sure about all the 'stuff' here.

Guessing a filter with the pump?

Comments welcomed!

Karen
Forum: 1966 - 1968 Safari 05-19-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,335
Posted By TDOW
And the rest of the series. Last two show how...

And the rest of the series. Last two show how the table leaf is stored.
Forum: 1966 - 1968 Safari 05-19-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,335
Posted By TDOW
Here are photos of my '66 Safari Dinette.

Here are photos of my '66 Safari Dinette.
Forum: Tow Vehicles 03-29-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 26,293
Posted By TDOW
My new to me Tundra

Just purchased last week...

2010 with 18,000 miles. Thinking about changing out the tires already as the P.O. had - all terrains - on 20" rims installed, and I find them noisy.

Do most of you...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 03-22-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 788
Views: 105,050
Posted By TDOW
New...to me, Tundra owner!

Just bought a 2010 on Friday. It's the 'Grade' version, but P.O. upgraded to 20" rims and all terrain tires.

Thinking of changing back to 18's. At least it would match the spare.

Thoughts on...
Forum: Exterior Restoration Forum 02-19-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 965
Posted By TDOW
Rock guard replacement vote needed!

My '66 Safari has the old corrugated fiberglass rock guards from Thorton Industries of Knoxville, Iowa. They are green and brittle.

So...what would you replace them with and why?

Solar guard ...
Forum: Photography 02-02-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,393
Posted By TDOW
Love my guard dog, Oliver!

Love my guard dog, Oliver!
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 01-28-2015, 05:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By TDOW
Thanks Top. I ruled the Sequoia out...when the...

Thanks Top. I ruled the Sequoia out...when the hatch is open my head scrapes it! I'm now thinking crew cab truck.
Forum: General Appliance Topics 01-26-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,906
Posted By TDOW
Smile I couldn't get my oven to light either, until...I...

I couldn't get my oven to light either, until...I found a gas shut off underneath the stove top burners!
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 01-19-2015, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By TDOW
Channeling Sequoia, Traverse owners

This is the year I replace my old Tahoe! My '66 Safari weighs in at 3300 lbs.

Would love to hear about your towing experiences.

Thanks!
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 12-24-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,290
Posted By TDOW
That old Caravel looks great! Glad you're loving...

That old Caravel looks great! Glad you're loving my old girl!

Karen
Forum: Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 12-08-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,598
Posted By TDOW
I replaced the foam as well as the fabric, in my...

I replaced the foam as well as the fabric, in my '66.

I had it done locally and had previous work done by this business. The owner had different density foams for me to try out. The choice was...
Forum: On The Road... 12-08-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,644
Posted By TDOW
When it rains, I roll over and smile!

When it rains, I roll over and smile!
Forum: Our Community 12-04-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,748
Posted By TDOW
Hey Piggy Bank, I did the same thing before...

Hey Piggy Bank,

I did the same thing before finding my Safari.

The basement became the 'hopechest'!
Forum: Our Community 12-04-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,748
Posted By TDOW
Dishes, flatware, and stemware

I love this thread!

Corelle, Chicago Cutlery, Oneida flatware, cast iron, BUT...from the local thrift stores!

I have service for 4 and washing dishes while camping, gets my hands really clean,...
Forum: 1959-69 Tradewind 10-28-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By TDOW
Thanks for your reply! I do have the...

Thanks for your reply!

I do have the original to my Safari, but it's tacked up in the rear closet!

Karen
Forum: Refrigerators 10-21-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,543
Posted By TDOW
Have you tried here? They sent me a service...

Have you tried here? They sent me a service manual from 1969 in a PDF. Your current model is listed.

Customer Support Center
800 544 4881
edometic.com
Dometic Corp
Forum: Refrigerators 10-21-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 749
Posted By TDOW
What is this thing and where does it belong?

Occasionally my old Safari 'gifts' me a surprise after arriving at the next destination.

Recently it was this.

Clues: Forgot to pin the fridge door and found this in front of it, on the floor. ...
Forum: 1959-69 Tradewind 10-18-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By TDOW
1966 Tradewind document -Yours?

Thought I'd repost these pictures of the warranty document.

Don't know why it was included with the '66 manual of the Safari I own.

Karen
Forum: LP Gas, Piping, Tanks & Regulators 10-08-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 743
Posted By TDOW
'66 Safari furnace questions

Fired up the furnace for the first time and it works!
But the blower won't shut off. I finally had to disconnect the battery for awhile, but then it came back on when I reconnected the battery.
...
Forum: Doors & Locks 09-18-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 716
Posted By TDOW
Door Hinge thing?

Would like to replace this rusted, horizontal pin, but I'm not even sure what the part is called.

Anyone?
Forum: 1966 - 1968 Safari 09-18-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 539
Posted By TDOW
Serial and Wally Byam numbers

My '66 Safari was made in Jackson Center and is numbered 107.

The WB club number is 14258.

Does anyone own 106 or 108? Just curious ya know!
Forum: Windows & Screens 09-10-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 906
Posted By TDOW
Well David, VTS said it shouldn't matter. ...

Well David, VTS said it shouldn't matter. Hmm...I moved the gasket two days ago, so that the glass totally covered it. We are expecting 2 1/2" of rain today. That should be a good test!
Forum: Windows & Screens 09-06-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 906
Posted By TDOW
Hey David, I sent VTS the same photos and...

Hey David,

I sent VTS the same photos and will let you know what they have to say.

Thanks, Karen
Forum: Windows & Screens 09-04-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 906
Posted By TDOW
Gasket photos

The first photo shows the original placement. Did it shrink away from the edge?

Second photo shows the new gasket. Should I not have placed it so far over?
Forum: Windows & Screens 09-03-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 906
Posted By TDOW
Window gasket placement issue

Just spent the afternoon replacing a gasket for a small, curb side window. Other than a little elbow grease for cleaning the old, worn gasket off, it went well.

Until...I may have installed it...
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