RV News RVBusiness 2021 Top 10 RVs of the Year, plus 56 additional debuts and must-see units → ×

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-04-2007, 10:16 PM   #1
Rivet Master
codybear's Avatar
1964 22' Safari
SACRAMENTO , California
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 11,562
Images: 315
Blog Entries: 2
More than meets the eye!

On our trip to Seaside, Oregon, we ran into rain!..little did I know the newly upholstered cushions I competed for the Safari's trek, would get christened!..we had rain coming in from somewhere, and the left side of the dinette cushions got soaked..so I did a quick fix: using a tarp, I covered and wrapped (from the wall side) the top and bottom cushions, so that any new drops would fall onto the tarp and down against the wall..I also used a flannel backed tablecloth to cover the cushioned side where we sit upon so any drops could be absorbed by the flannel yet be waterproof on the underside..does this make sense to you????..we left the KOA after the 2nd nite, (luckily it stopped raining) then continued on to Oakridge, Oregon where we were met with a warm, sunny day..I was able to pull out the cushions and air dry them on the picnic table..I kept the coverings on the whole trip..never had rain again..today, Steve washed down the trailer, and lo and behold..we found 3 areas where the water dripped in..so now, we'll go get out the caulking and sealant,,,story continues on another thread!!!
codybear 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
trailer meets a tree stump tornado-bait Ribs, Skins & Rivets 7 09-07-2006 07:40 AM
where belly meets floor meets shell JrnymnJay Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 6 01-09-2006 01:05 PM
Stove top Black Cast Iron to go above eye tmeagle1 Stoves, Ovens & Microwaves 1 02-27-2003 11:49 PM
Alaska PeterH-Airstreamer On The Road... 11 09-04-2002 08:57 AM
Ouch! What happens when an Argosy MH meets the back of a dump truck 66TradeWind Airstream Motorhome Forums 13 08-12-2002 03:49 AM

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 05:09 PM.

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