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Forum: Parts Archive 04-22-2004, 02:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,683
Posted By p.dow
hey beachgirl- have you checked out inlandrv...

hey beachgirl-
have you checked out
inlandrv or campingworld ?

did you want original replacement ?
maybe A/S still has them ! i dont know.

got any sand inyour a/s...... ???

:)
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 03-29-2004, 08:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,947
Posted By p.dow
alum. screws ?

i replaced our rusted sheet metal screws that had weeped discolor onto the sideing with alum. sheet metal screws we got at ace hardware.
looks are greatly improved.
paul

:o
Forum: Bumpers & Bumper Storage 03-16-2004, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,256
Posted By p.dow
Post old bumper....

thanks for the replys...
i kinda figured none were available.
but i thought maybe there might be a close second in appearance that was stock for another vehicle/trailer that might interchange !
...
Forum: Bumpers & Bumper Storage 03-15-2004, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,256
Posted By p.dow
Post rear bumper (57-62) availability ?

what does one do when the bumper is rusted off?
i would like to find original appearance looking ones !
i need 2.
one for the 57 overlander
one for the 62 tradewind

thanks for any ideas
...
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 03-05-2004, 08:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,277
Posted By p.dow
Post thanks

ron - thanks for posting the pics and info. seeing how you approached this is helping me visualize how i will do some of the stuff i need to do with my 57 overlander.

paul
:)
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 03-04-2004, 05:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Post forward frame amputation.......

here is my current plan.
today i had a guy and a truck with a welder over to look at the trailer.
i had taken out the front couch/bed and the floor back to the heater (all the front floor to just...
Forum: Wheels, Hubs & Bearings 03-02-2004, 02:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,519
Posted By p.dow
Post wheel manufacturers ??

hello -
a few posts ago - Tripp- posted that there are a few wheel manufacturers out there that one could check out....
i was wondering if anyone knew how to findem ?
i have done yahoo search and...
Forum: Tires 03-01-2004, 07:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,615
Posted By p.dow
Post 57 overlander dry/wt = 3,170 lbs.

last night as i was looking through some posts here i found a link that listed all the A/S trailer tongue wts and dry wts.... but now i cant find it.
but i did write down the
57 overlander dry...
Forum: Tires 03-01-2004, 05:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,615
Posted By p.dow
Post marathon radial ?

thanks for the heads up on the valve stems.

would these tires be the marathon radials ? or are these the H/D
truck type tires that i ought to be getting ? (like the truck type tire that is on the...
Forum: Tires 02-29-2004, 07:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,615
Posted By p.dow
Post wheel/tire recommend for single ax. overlander (1957)

hi - i have not gone t anywhere locally yet to ask this question.
i have however tryed to answer it by checking some of the posts here.... but i am not sure what i ought to be getting...

but let...
Forum: Axles 02-29-2004, 06:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,943
Posted By p.dow
Post axel !

paul ....

can you tell us what we are are looking at......

thanks

paul
(newbe in florida)

:)
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-28-2004, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,873
Posted By p.dow
Post ebay 13 panel

in washington state there is a 57 overlander listed on ebay (it may have just expired) that isa gutted and that no one has bidded on....... has anyone else seen this one ??
this sounds like what you...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-28-2004, 04:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Smile thanks guys.....

got my hands full i know.

really hadnt intended in getting into the parts end of it.

my yard and garage is allready full of stuff that my wife willtellyou ought to be put to the curb. no...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-28-2004, 05:38 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Post not yet, its just getting better......

not yet - today i hope to get over there and clean it out. prune some tree branches away from it. disconnect plumbing,etc.
havent decided definently on the transportation mode (how i am going to get...
Forum: Tires 02-27-2004, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,001
Posted By p.dow
Post 62 tradewind - tires/wheels needed.....

hello -
i have found a 1962 tradewind that i think is towable.
it only has to tow about 150 miles to my house ...
problem is tires on it are over 15 years old and the wheels (esp one of them) have...
Forum: Our Community 02-20-2004, 05:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,050
Posted By p.dow
Post whaletail

just curious...
i saw that item also...
i guess the tail refers to the rear sheet metal piece ?
but what is the story behind that fabrication piece ???

just wondering ?

paul

:)
Forum: Axles 02-19-2004, 08:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,499
Posted By p.dow
Post photo album...

mark - thanks for posting those pics. they are really good .
very nice job.

paul
:)
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-19-2004, 05:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Post considerations....

hmmmmm...
good ideas. and possible ways to go and to anticipate.

really.... thanks for the input and encouragement.

this isnt going to happen overnight of course . because of work and a full...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-19-2004, 05:49 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Lightbulb belly skin

ok - sounds like a good approach here.
thanks for the notion. i will doit.
paul

:)
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-19-2004, 05:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
thanks guys - the yolk has rust through, you...

thanks guys -
the yolk has rust through, you can see the jagged edges of the yolk frame in that one pic that includes the propane tank init.
the piano analogy is a good one-
i dont think a floor...
Forum: Axles 02-18-2004, 07:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,499
Posted By p.dow
Post axle/frame

mark-
i look forward to seeing those pics... thanks

so... that frame in your post is your original 59 frame that has been sandblasted and painted and had a new axle installed?
it looks like you...
Forum: Floor Finishes 02-18-2004, 05:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 12,428
Posted By p.dow
Post luan

we laid this stuff in our summer cottage. our cottage is slightly rustc.
anyway we just laid it down 4x8 sheets at a time and varathaned it. it looks good.

i dont specifically know about a...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-18-2004, 04:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Lightbulb decrease towing wt.

absolutly...
good idea.
old mattress's, refer, stove, water htr/tank.
etc .

paul:)
Forum: Axles 02-18-2004, 03:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,499
Posted By p.dow
Post axle/frame

mark -
i am drooling.... what a beautiful looking pic of what i assume is a airstream frame ?
can you share any info on it ?
is that then the Henchen torsion axle bolted to that nice frame ?

i...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-18-2004, 03:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
the trip home...

ff- thanks for the congratulations.... i think.
haha

there is no bumber- its missing. and the rear end has major droop.
what i think might work- off hand- is ...

if the rear wheels rotate.....
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-18-2004, 02:24 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
now what'al i do !!!!!

well.. i am now the new owner of a 1957 overlander...
came to good terms of 500$ with the owner.

does anyone know of some one i could consult with on the best approach to moving her onto a...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-18-2004, 06:03 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
more thoughts...

thanks for your perspective.
these have been some of the things i have been thinking.....

paul

:)
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 07:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
agreeing on price...

well...
the owner is asking for 900.
i said i thought 200
i really like the trailer. i have more ambition than money. and i always feel better about a deal if i feel i havent paid too much for...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 04:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
price ?

ok
that great site-
vintageairstreams.com-
catagorizes the range as
800-1300$

thanks
paul
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 04:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Post that would be the pic of the bathroom sink i...

that would be the pic of the bathroom sink i think.
all those rivets are prestine in appearance.


i am wondering what i ought to offer the lady who owns it.
she really does want to have it out...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Smile file size max'd out

forum system is full of these pics
i had 3 more showing full length wall heater grate that is just to your left as you step in (next to sink cabinet/counter area),
the stove, the toilet. all pretty...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:17 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
#8

#8
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:16 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
#7

#7
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:15 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
#6

#6
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
pic5

pic5
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
pic4

pic4
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
pic3

pic3
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
pic

looks like i only know how todo attach one pic at a time for right now....
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-17-2004, 03:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
basket case pics....

i am wondering... what would low and high purchase price range be for this ???

thanks
paul
:)
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-16-2004, 06:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
basket case

ok
i will check out the recommended search topic.

i have a hobart 175 mig . if it is sufficient to do the job i will use it .

i will post some pics of it tomorrow (as it sits in its...
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-16-2004, 05:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,564
Posted By p.dow
Question 1957 basket case...

hello - i am looking at a 1957 overlander. its towing yolk has rust through. the frame is severley rusted.the floor is drooping through the rear undercarrige.
the shell is in very good condition as...
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