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Forum: 2005 - 2010 Safari 08-29-2009, 08:33 PM
Replies: 946
Views: 146,021
Posted By funchucky1
[QUOTE=rluhr;692959]Hi Chuck ... haven't seen you...

[QUOTE=rluhr;692959]Hi Chuck ... haven't seen you since we met in Jamaica VT five years ago!

Our bunkhouse will be back in New England this summer, so if you want to come up to Vermont or the...
Forum: 2005 - 2010 Safari 05-01-2009, 09:56 AM
Replies: 946
Views: 146,021
Posted By funchucky1
Hi, all! My wife and I are looking for a...

Hi, all!
My wife and I are looking for a bunkhouse. Now, we're fully aware of the limited numbers in existence....so we're willing to prove that WE need a trailer more than you do!
I'm just...
Forum: Awnings 04-24-2008, 08:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,439
Posted By funchucky1
Ahh, that one's nice, too! Send pics when it's...

Ahh, that one's nice, too!
Send pics when it's on and up!
-Chuck
Forum: Awnings 04-24-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,439
Posted By funchucky1
Shari - ever find an awning? I'm selling the...

Shari - ever find an awning?
I'm selling the one that was IN my '56 Safari when I bought it.
I never tried to attach it, though...
It's on Ebay right now (but I think you knew that)!
It's vinyl...
Forum: WBCCI Forum 06-29-2007, 11:01 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 13,525
Posted By funchucky1
That's why we love you, Michelle! You can see...

That's why we love you, Michelle!
You can see the future!
The number of units that are "progressive" seems to be increasing quickly....so even though the overall membership numbers may be declining...
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 06-10-2007, 07:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,745
Posted By funchucky1
You're not parked under high-tension /...

You're not parked under high-tension / high-voltage power lines, are you?

My '67 Avion used to have a parking space directly under a huge power transmission line (my space was a couple of yards...
Forum: Brakes & Brake Controllers 06-07-2007, 11:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,094
Posted By funchucky1
Consider the Tekonsha P3 also; it's a little...

Consider the Tekonsha P3 also; it's a little fancier (or more helpful) with capabilities at least as good as the Prodigy.
I'm ordering mine tomorrow!
-Chuck
Forum: Hitches, Couplers & Balls 05-10-2007, 11:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,716
Posted By funchucky1
Easier solution...

I had the same problem with my first tow vehicle. I just changed the plug on the trailer to the six-pin that plugged into my truck.
The plug was about 8 bucks at Walmart.

Sure, the six-pin plug...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-20-2007, 06:24 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 20,892
Posted By funchucky1
They ARE open! Yeah!

They ARE open! Yeah!
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-18-2007, 12:25 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 20,892
Posted By funchucky1
I see (from the other thread) that Yuki confirmed...

I see (from the other thread) that Yuki confirmed this. They will HOPEFULLY be open on friday.

-Chuck
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-18-2007, 11:24 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 20,892
Posted By funchucky1
The park is flooded!

We had reservations for thursday, friday, and saturday nights.
What just happened...?.....Ahhh!

We just got a call from the MA reservation people -- the park is closed due to flooding!!

They...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 04-13-2007, 11:19 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 20,892
Posted By funchucky1
WooHoo to the new weather report!

WooHoo to the new weather report!
Forum: Hitches, Couplers & Balls 04-01-2007, 11:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,382
Posted By funchucky1
VERY high. Either that, or it's a weird umbrella...

VERY high. Either that, or it's a weird umbrella stand.
Forum: Title, VIN & Registration 03-26-2007, 08:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,318
Posted By funchucky1
Earle

Here's what I found quickly (about Earle from Bellflower):

"The Shopkeepers Whirl with Earle

In the town of Bellflower, just another middle-income...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 01-20-2007, 07:01 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 20,892
Posted By funchucky1
Pure Cap is ok to spice up a giant bucket...

Pure Cap is ok to spice up a giant bucket of.....chili, for instance.

But you STILL use an eyedropper to add it, it's so potent.

I'd agree, good ground New Mexico chili makes a great typical...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 01-20-2007, 06:12 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 20,892
Posted By funchucky1
We sure are looking forward to seeing you all. ...

We sure are looking forward to seeing you all.

I'd love to be a charter member of WACCI. Let me know where to sign up!

I think the chili will be the bomb! Well, either that, or it'll be.......
Forum: WBCCI Forum 01-20-2007, 01:35 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,051
Posted By funchucky1
I think he just did.;) -Chuck

I think he just did.;)
-Chuck
Forum: Fun & Games 01-05-2007, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1,431
Views: 60,948
Posted By funchucky1
I did not! She signed her own name! The...

I did not! She signed her own name!

The person below me keeps trying to play on the stairs with their stinky slinky.
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 01-05-2007, 09:12 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 20,892
Posted By funchucky1
Hmmmmmmmmmmmm.... I will try to attach a photo...

Hmmmmmmmmmmmm....
I will try to attach a photo of the '56 Safari.
But we recently parted with it! Last I knew, it was at Colin's place, having some work done ;-)

We'll be bringing silver, but...
Forum: WBCCI Rallies & Events 01-04-2007, 09:36 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 20,892
Posted By funchucky1
Ahhhhhhhh, I hate surprises! Who's in D47...

Ahhhhhhhh,
I hate surprises!
Who's in D47 already???
Wait....it's us!
-Chuck H and Family..........
Forum: Tow Vehicles 11-15-2006, 12:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,831
Posted By funchucky1
I like that Soft Topper! Try to find someone...

I like that Soft Topper!
Try to find someone that has one and get some feedback...!

You do have a problem, obviously, with a solid cap.

But hey - the Bedslide idea is a good one, too - you'd...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 11-15-2006, 09:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,831
Posted By funchucky1
Hey, Bob. I have a Leer 100XQ on my Sierra...

Hey, Bob.
I have a Leer 100XQ on my Sierra 2500HD CC. It's really pretty nice. I like the clean lines....no exposed hinges, etc.

I like that the front window flips down from the inside -- so...
Forum: Member Introductions 11-14-2006, 09:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,224
Posted By funchucky1
Hey, Time! Too bad you didn't introduce...

Hey, Time!
Too bad you didn't introduce yourself earlier.
Would have been nice to meet another fellow Long Island Airstreamer!
I'm not far from you at all...

Hopefully we'll hear a bit more...
Forum: Batteries, Univolts, Converters & Inverters 10-31-2006, 11:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,469
Posted By funchucky1
I used to park my aluminum twinkie in a space...

I used to park my aluminum twinkie in a space directly under high-tension lines. It ALWAYS had some current running through it. Not enough to hurt, but enough no make it tingle every time you...
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 10-10-2006, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,205
Posted By funchucky1
Sounds great, Bob. I'll take two. You're...

Sounds great, Bob.
I'll take two.
You're buying, right?
Forum: Winter Living 10-10-2006, 06:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,455
Posted By funchucky1
In addition to the CO detector, an...

In addition to the CO detector, an oxygen-depletion sensor would be a nice idea, since you've got the trailer sealed up so tightly.

I didn't see it addressed, but since you have electricity - why...
Forum: WBCCI Forum 10-08-2006, 04:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,502
Posted By funchucky1
So, Doc, the prognosis is poor! We only have...

So, Doc, the prognosis is poor!

We only have 25 years left to live!

Better get out there and CAMP!

-Chuck
Forum: Brakes & Brake Controllers 10-07-2006, 05:55 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 26,146
Posted By funchucky1
I've had my Prodigy in place for over four years....

I've had my Prodigy in place for over four years. Haven't unplugged it once. Works like a champ. Never a dead battery, either. ('course, I'll probably have one in the morning, that said).
-Chuck
Forum: 2005 - 2010 Safari 10-06-2006, 07:49 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,150
Posted By funchucky1
There's nothing wrong with a single axle trailer....

There's nothing wrong with a single axle trailer.
They do NOT tow poorly, and most of them have skids underneath so that even if you DO have a flat, the trailer does not slide down the road (or off...
Forum: 1950 - 1958 Cruiser 10-05-2006, 06:01 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,039
Posted By funchucky1
My '56 had a Wally Byam's Caravan sticker...I'll...

My '56 had a Wally Byam's Caravan sticker...I'll try to post a photo here.
https://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/funchucky/detail?.dir=mail&.dnm=e156re2.jpg&.src=ph
It's now just a ghost of its former...
Forum: Water Heaters, Filters & Pumps 09-20-2006, 07:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,530
Posted By funchucky1
Sounds great. I'd be interested to know what he...

Sounds great.
I'd be interested to know what he has.
The Ebay ad looks pretty good, actually. Good feedback rating...I'd trust the seller in that department.
Most Airstreams have doors / cutouts/...
Forum: Tow Vehicles 09-17-2006, 06:33 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,186
Posted By funchucky1
I'm not sure what FLGator is driving, but my 3/4...

I'm not sure what FLGator is driving, but my 3/4 ton diesel GMC Sierra can tow the same 12,000 pound trailer on the hitch that the 1 ton can. That's a thousand pounds of tongue weight with a...
Forum: Other Rallies & Events 09-17-2006, 06:28 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 10,308
Posted By funchucky1
Thanks, Gail and Titu! We all had a great time!...

Thanks, Gail and Titu!
We all had a great time!
And the trip wasn't bad, really.
We left the campground about noon, and we were home by 3:15! And we ate lunch en route!
Anyway, the campground is...
Forum: Other Rallies & Events 09-15-2006, 04:39 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 10,308
Posted By funchucky1
I have no idea what we're bringing to the...

I have no idea what we're bringing to the potluck. But we'll see you all this afternoon!
-Chuck & Stacy & Max & Lucien
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 09-07-2006, 07:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,459
Posted By funchucky1
All excellent ideas. If you do go with a...

All excellent ideas.
If you do go with a temporary patch, don't use regular soft duct tape - you'll have better luck with the REAL duct tape - the kind that is aluminized. You'll find it at...
Forum: Repairing/Replacing Floor &/or Frame 09-06-2006, 12:08 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,541
Posted By funchucky1
Steve, bummer you got slowed down. You'll have...

Steve, bummer you got slowed down.
You'll have to work your tail off now! I'm sure you can do it, though.
Are you still looking for a place to keep the trailer for the winter?
Forum: Off Topic Forum 08-31-2006, 06:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,313
Posted By funchucky1
Hey, Frog. I'm a very experienced Ebayer....and...

Hey, Frog.
I'm a very experienced Ebayer....and that guy is puzzling.
Either:
1. He's a legit bidder, and he's trying to scare others away so he can win it cheaply.
2. He just has nothing better...
Forum: Community Polls 08-26-2006, 05:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,950
Posted By funchucky1
I'd buy. $1 a ticket means wayyyyyyyyy too many...

I'd buy.
$1 a ticket means wayyyyyyyyy too many tickets.
$100 a ticket is a hard sell.
$25 a ticket is just about right.
Forum: Member Introductions 08-25-2006, 06:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,847
Posted By funchucky1
The trailer is $2.50 per foot monday-thursday, I...

The trailer is $2.50 per foot monday-thursday, I believe.
$3.00 per foot on the weekend.

The tow vehicle and driver combo is $42.

There is a new (just in the last week) additonal fuel...
Forum: Member Introductions 08-24-2006, 11:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,847
Posted By funchucky1
Bob, Fear not, the SIBTA is a farce. The...

Bob,
Fear not, the SIBTA is a farce.
The ferry will run about $85 or so for the trailer, plus the vehicle (another $42).
I've taken my trailers across dozens of times (usually CSF - New London to...
Forum: Member Introductions 08-24-2006, 09:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,847
Posted By funchucky1
Sounds great, Bob! Where did you find it? ...

Sounds great, Bob!
Where did you find it? Locally?

I'm not able to view the photo, but I'd love to see it.

-Chuck
Forum: Member Introductions 08-20-2006, 07:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,224
Posted By funchucky1
Hey, Bob. I have a few trailers....I'm planning...

Hey, Bob.
I have a few trailers....I'm planning to part with one or two.
I know of others around, too.
Do you want old or new?
Large or small?
Fixer upper or....not?
And, as others have...
Forum: Vintage Kin 08-14-2006, 05:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 22,587
Posted By funchucky1
Hey! I have a '56 Airstream... And I also...

Hey!
I have a '56 Airstream...
And I also have a '62 Avion T-20, a '70 Avion T-28, and a '71 Avion A-25. I used to have a '67 T-22, also.
I'm happy to help you with Avions....
I usually stay...
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-13-2006, 06:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,065
Posted By funchucky1
Nancy or Chuck - are either of you going to the...

Nancy or Chuck - are either of you going to the Ocean State rally next month?

Come on, Chuck - I'll deliver the Safari to your house for free!
Tell your wife it just appeared!
-Chuck
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-12-2006, 07:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,065
Posted By funchucky1
Nah, it doesn't have a torsion axle. It has...

Nah, it doesn't have a torsion axle.
It has leaf springs (remember, it's a '56). Perhaps the older ones didn't have as smooth a ride as the newer ones (with torsion axles) but they also don't have...
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-12-2006, 10:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,065
Posted By funchucky1
Brad, what's a couple thousand miles?! The Mrs...

Brad, what's a couple thousand miles?!
The Mrs would understand.
All you'd have to do is a super-quick polish job, then the outside will look so nice, she'll be calling her friends to check out the...
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-12-2006, 09:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,065
Posted By funchucky1
I should also mention that the original Zolatone...

I should also mention that the original Zolatone paint is pretty nice throughout. And the original light fixtures are intact. And the original roof vents. :D

-Chuck
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-12-2006, 09:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,065
Posted By funchucky1
Ahhh, Sfixx. Thanks for pointing out my...

Ahhh, Sfixx.
Thanks for pointing out my mistake. The Frame was sandblasted, POR-15'd, etc. Not the shell.
There are no black or gray tanks. The trailer wasn't born with them. I suppose you...
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-12-2006, 08:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,065
Posted By funchucky1
Hmmm. I think I have successfully put phoitos...

Hmmm.
I think I have successfully put phoitos of the trailer here. This is what it looked like when I found it. It's empty now ;-)

https://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/funchucky/album?.dir=/b935re2
...
Forum: General Repair Forum 08-12-2006, 07:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,065
Posted By funchucky1
Who Wants To Finish My Project?

OK, child number three will be here before the year's out. That'll be three kids under five. Yikes!
What that confirms for me, though, is that I will NOT be finding time to complete the project on...
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