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Old 03-08-2011, 06:48 PM   #1
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1970 overlander

I am planning to separate the hull and chassis of the 1970 overlander.
The chassis I will have sand blasted and painted.

Does anyone know if it is possible to replace the wooden floor by an aluminium floor?
Also, where would I be able to obtain drawings of the Chassis?

Appreciate anybodys input,


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Old 03-08-2011, 06:55 PM   #2
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Airstream did try an aluminum floor on some Argosy trailers many years ago but had some issues with the floor sagging between the supports. There are many 30+ year old trailers on the road with the original plywood floors, the secret is keeping them from getting wet.


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