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Old 03-27-2020, 06:28 AM   #1
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Im Building a Travel trailer

Hi everyone, Over the years Ive repaired quite a few SS clippers including new frames entire reskins from front to back.

I had a crazy idea years ago to build one so I have. I made a jig and went for it
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Old 03-27-2020, 06:53 AM   #2
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Old 03-27-2020, 07:33 AM   #3
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Incredible!
I hope you continue to post your progress on this venture- it's beautiful!
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Old 03-27-2020, 07:50 AM   #4
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Re: Im Building a Travel trailer

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Hi everyone, Over the years Ive repaired quite a few SS clippers including new frames entire reskins from front to back.

I had a crazy idea years ago to build one so I have. I made a jig and went for it
All I can say is it's stunning. I like the windows in the front,bit I have a question, is the nose a little pointed? If it what I am envisioning you may have to start a company to build them. Man this is a beauty! Thanks for sharing with us.
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Old 03-27-2020, 07:53 AM   #5
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Wow!
I was expecting a plywood box!
Very cool.
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Old 03-27-2020, 08:43 AM   #6
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Trailer looks great. The last trailer I would ever want to restore is a Silver Streak Clipper with alien eyes. As suggested in manufacturing those, I think there is still a patent holder on the SSC, and she is (or was) producing the Clipper. I also believe Thor Industries had sent a cease and desist letter to Silver Streak. Don’t know how it turned out. Good luck and send me one if you have extras.
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Old 03-27-2020, 09:34 AM   #7
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Very impressive. I also encourage you to keep us posted as you progress; would love to follow your project.
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Old 03-27-2020, 09:34 AM   #8
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Art is a beautiful thing.

That is so Nice. If you need glass for your project I can accommodate you with odd shapes and sizes. I am a professional glass artist. Although fine art is my specialty finding someone to may those shape will likely be difficult. Acrylic is much easier but scratches easy.
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Old 03-27-2020, 09:59 AM   #9
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I made front and rear exterior and interior trim
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Old 03-27-2020, 10:01 AM   #10
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Old 03-27-2020, 10:41 AM   #12
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I agree with the other responses! Wow!
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Old 03-27-2020, 11:21 AM   #13
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This is beyond cool! It is WAY WAY COOL!!! And gorgeous. I can't wait to see what you do with the interior. Or was your project challenge just to produce the Medieval-Knight's-Helmet look??

No matter: it's fantastic.

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Old 03-27-2020, 11:55 AM   #14
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Thumbs up Another WOW!

What a challenge! So beautiful. Please keep the forum posted. So inspiring. As I plan this spring and summer' s work on my aluminum tent. It's encouraging to see your progress.
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Old 03-27-2020, 12:35 PM   #15
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This is so awesome! So much cooler than my AS. I believe you could give Bowlus Road Chief a run for their money. Except I think yours is pointed the opposite direction.
Can't wait for more updates on your progress.
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Old 03-27-2020, 01:58 PM   #16
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Sae one at the Intl. in Doswell...at least the front was similar.
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Old 03-27-2020, 02:32 PM   #17
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Wow! Absolutely incredible! I'm with Mollysdad -- I thought I was going to see a plywood box too. This is a piece of art!

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more pics!
Did you improve on frame design?
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ARE YOU SINGLE?

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At my age I am happy to be unattached and "sexy men" are any that still have a pulse, but DAMN what I would give for someone with your mad skills...
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