Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-24-2005, 02:32 PM   #1
1 Rivet Member
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 14
wood interior for 62 GT

Do you install wooden panels right over the interior skin or take the skin out and start from scratch. If over the skin what thickness of wood and how do you attach it to the skin. Via rivets or what? I would like to give my 62 GT a woodsy feel since I now have removed just about everything while having to replace several areas of the rotting subflooring.

B Stover is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-24-2005, 02:40 PM   #2
Boondocker's Avatar

1968 24' Tradewind
Louisville , earth
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 4,635
Images: 7
Send a message via Yahoo to Boondocker
I have to say upfront I dont know alot about this but................ I would worry alot about adding that much wood to the trailer, esp high up. Im not sure how that will change weight distribution and what not. I would be very very carefull about doing this.


Visit my photography page
and the
Favorite camp grounds project map
My Blog

(The artist formerly known as General Disarray)

Boondocker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-24-2005, 02:41 PM   #3
Addicted to Aluminum
A-Merry-Can's Avatar
1959 18' "Footer"
1964 24' Tradewind
1954 29' Liner
Woodstock , Georgia
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 2,015
welcome to the forums, man. there's a few of us doing that. i plan on laminating mine, but i won't be to that step for a few weeks in my thread:

carlos, on the other hand, is a little ahead of me, and is using plywood, rather than laminate. if you have fiberglass endcaps, this might be the method for you:

happy reading!


• • •
• • • • •
8576 • • • • • • • •
there's always room for one more!
A-Merry-Can is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
wood walls in an A/S? Dave Cole Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 26 03-10-2008 11:35 AM
year wood veneer changed to laminate? thx yukonsilver Interior Restoration Forum 4 04-18-2004 05:31 PM
Wood veneer type Silver Bullet Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 7 03-25-2004 06:46 PM
Interior refinishing wood panels Excella3287 Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 7 04-29-2003 12:07 AM
wood endcaps inside? Dave Cole Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 1 11-01-2002 02:32 PM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Airstream, Inc. or any of its affiliates. Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:25 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.