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Forum: On The Road... 10-05-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 829
Posted By Gary H
Doesn't look like it. Link below shows Airstream...

Doesn't look like it. Link below shows Airstream mostly only campgrounds.

Airstream Parks Directory | Campgrounds | ViewRVs.com (https://www.viewrvs.com/airstream-parks.php)
Forum: Awnings 06-16-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,502
Posted By Gary H
Yes, I can unravel the awning all the way, set...

Yes, I can unravel the awning all the way, set the rafter arm and then cannot extend the awning in the up position.
Forum: Awnings 06-16-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,502
Posted By Gary H
It is a Zip Dee and I have never opened it as it...

It is a Zip Dee and I have never opened it as it was stuck when I got the unit three years ago. There is no other locking mechanism other than the release knob at the top that I can see. I'll to...
Forum: Awnings 06-15-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,502
Posted By Gary H
they are definitely not bent and i put a lot of...

they are definitely not bent and i put a lot of force on it with the come along. I think they might be fused together.
Forum: Awnings 06-15-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,502
Posted By Gary H
The locking pins seem to be working fine and the...

The locking pins seem to be working fine and the arms are not bent. When in spray the liquid wrench in there it does not want to seep in. It looks like they may be fused together.
Forum: Awnings 06-15-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,502
Posted By Gary H
extension arms

Hello,

I have a 1976 26' Argosy and my extension arms are frozen shut. Is there any way to free them or do I need to replace them. The rest of the awning is in great shape. I already tried...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 06-08-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 733
Posted By Gary H
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 06-08-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 733
Posted By Gary H
Replacing NT-22 with NT-16SQ

Hello,

I know there has been many threads about the infamous NT-22 furnace recall and replacing it with the NT-30 but in my case we don't do cold weather camping and was wondering if...
Forum: Full-Timing, Winter Living & Workamping 02-05-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,526
Posted By Gary H
Kathleen, You need to weigh what is...

Kathleen,

You need to weigh what is most important to you. The park model will offer you the comfort of a small home while the airstream will be more like camping. We owned a 34' X 12'...
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 09-02-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 40,449
Posted By Gary H
Here's mine. 26T6V2118 i'm about 90% sure on...

Here's mine. 26T6V2118 i'm about 90% sure on the second to last number as it has worn a little.
Forum: Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 03-22-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By Gary H
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Leaks - Weatherstrips, Gaskets, Caulks & Sealants 03-20-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,349
Posted By Gary H
Looking at the pictures that girldcan2 posted i...

Looking at the pictures that girldcan2 posted i am curious if the new pieces of plywood were installed between the c-channel and the frame. i thought the bolts that go thru the c-channel floor and...
Forum: Upholstery, Blinds, Walls & Interior Finishes 03-17-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By Gary H
Panorama drape rails missing

Hello all,

I have a 1976 rear bath Argosy and it is missing the panoramic front window rails and standoffs both on the top and bottom. The left and right windows have them and below are...
Forum: Winter Living 12-12-2012, 05:37 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 42,990
Posted By Gary H
This was from the horrible October storm of 2011...

This was from the horrible October storm of 2011 in Connecticut
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 08-29-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 824
Posted By Gary H
Uhhh, plug it in?

Uhhh, plug it in?
Forum: Leaks - Weatherstrips, Gaskets, Caulks & Sealants 08-24-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 777
Posted By Gary H
yup, i wasn't thinking it would stop the leaks...

yup, i wasn't thinking it would stop the leaks around the door. I need to find them before paint next year which I think I should.
Forum: Leaks - Weatherstrips, Gaskets, Caulks & Sealants 08-24-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 777
Posted By Gary H
Pro Painting and Leaks

Good Afternoon,

This may be a dumb question but will having my 1976 26' Argosy profesionally painted help stop future leaks in the camper? I have a couple of small ones around the door that...
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 08-22-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,472
Posted By Gary H
I just ordered 5 tubes of Vulkem 116 on Ebay for...

I just ordered 5 tubes of Vulkem 116 on Ebay for $29.95 with free shipping. I just got them. Search and you shall find.

Gary.
Forum: Photography 08-02-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,688
Posted By Gary H
This was in Connecticut after the October 2011...

This was in Connecticut after the October 2011 winter storm which was devastating. The Argosy survived thank god!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 07-26-2012, 07:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,175
Posted By Gary H
already have 3 kids and we're done!

already have 3 kids and we're done!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 07-26-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,175
Posted By Gary H
I saw that smitty plate but after looking at the...

I saw that smitty plate but after looking at the dimensions I thought it would be too large.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 07-26-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,175
Posted By Gary H
Here is another pix showing the new refrigerator...

Here is another pix showing the new refrigerator and the glass tiles above and to the right. The bottom cabinets are only primed and will eventually be grey I think, not 100% sure though. The top...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 07-26-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,175
Posted By Gary H
Look What My Wife and I Did!

Hello,

I installed the bathroom in my 1976 26' rear bath Argosy and realized too late that my shower faucet was bad. I could not remove the stems to repack them as they were rusted solid. ...
Forum: Fresh Water Systems 07-18-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,723
Posted By Gary H
I am putting back together my 1976 26' rear bath...

I am putting back together my 1976 26' rear bath Argosy and ran pex throughout the whole thing and I just reused the old regulator. Is something wrong with yours?
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 07-14-2012, 10:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,445
Posted By Gary H
Yes, the clip is on the side to keep it folded...

Yes, the clip is on the side to keep it folded when stored away. I guess your right that I won't be driving like Mario Andretti so I won't worry about it any longer.

Thanks for the help,
Gary.
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 07-14-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,445
Posted By Gary H
Yes, it is that exact one. Gary.

Yes, it is that exact one.

Gary.
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 07-13-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,445
Posted By Gary H
Help please

Could anybody help please or does nobody know?

Gary.
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 07-08-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,445
Posted By Gary H
Argosy folding table

Hi all,

I gutted and am now reinstalling the interior of a 1976 26' rear bath twin bed Argosy and just got finished installing the fold away table. My question is how does the table secure...
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 06-22-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,078
Posted By Gary H
Yup, I was thinking the same thing but with dumb...

Yup, I was thinking the same thing but with dumb bells.
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 06-22-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,078
Posted By Gary H
That makes me feel better because I wouldn't want...

That makes me feel better because I wouldn't want to have a tilted camper going down the road!
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 06-22-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,078
Posted By Gary H
It would be more like 400-500 pounds. I also am...

It would be more like 400-500 pounds. I also am going to eliminate the range and install a 12" gas cooktop and a small microwave which weighs minimal.
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 06-22-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,078
Posted By Gary H
Cabinet weight?

Hello,

I have a 1976 Argosy 26' rear bath and was going to change the interior a little. I was planning on removing the bed on the door side and install cabinets from the door down to the...
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 06-17-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 783
Posted By Gary H
I see no connection or area that pipe would...

I see no connection or area that pipe would connect to.
Forum: Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 06-17-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 783
Posted By Gary H
Furnace vents

Hi all,

I am starting to put back together my 1976 argosy 26" rear bath and cannot figure out from the pictures i took of the demolition where one of the 2" vents that went the the floor went...
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-08-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,794
Posted By Gary H
sorry, no pic last post

sorry, no pic last post
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-08-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,794
Posted By Gary H
this is the panel i'm talking about.

this is the panel i'm talking about.
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-08-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By Gary H
Thanks for the quick responses. You were right. ...

Thanks for the quick responses. You were right. We rewired the plug and everything works great now.

Thanks again, Gary.
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-08-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,794
Posted By Gary H
thanks for the quick responses! the camper is...

thanks for the quick responses! the camper is now working correctly. The ground was wrong in the plug.

Thanks, Gary.
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-08-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,794
Posted By Gary H
the strip is the distribution harness that...

the strip is the distribution harness that connects the cord to the camper. However hold tight on the responses because we just discovered the plug to be wired incorrectly. Phoenix my be right...
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-08-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By Gary H
running lights

Me again,

When I turn on my running lights, the Argosy lights come on but my trucks back up lights also come on. Any thoughts? Power is correct to the strip.

Thanks, Gary.

1976 26'...
Forum: Lights - Interior & Exterior 06-08-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,794
Posted By Gary H
12v lights

Hi again,

Today I spent the morning with my electrician attempting to get the running, brake lights and turn signals working. The wiring is correct to the distribution strip. When the...
Forum: Audio, Video & TV 06-03-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,741
Posted By Gary H
This is what the original speaker and surround...

This is what the original speaker and surround looked like. I don't think there is any chance I will be able to use the cover with the new speakers.
Forum: Audio, Video & TV 06-02-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,741
Posted By Gary H
Thanks all! So it looks like any 5.25" speakers...

Thanks all! So it looks like any 5.25" speakers will work as long as they are not deeper than 2".
Forum: Audio, Video & TV 06-02-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,741
Posted By Gary H
Argosy Replacement Speakers

Good morning,

Does anyone have any suggestions for replacement speakers in my 1976 26' rear bath Argosy? Is there something simple that will go in without having to build a new mount?
...
Forum: Leaks - Weatherstrips, Gaskets, Caulks & Sealants 05-26-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,433
Posted By Gary H
I've used Captain Tolley's Creeping Crack Cure...

I've used Captain Tolley's Creeping Crack Cure with success on my Argosy. Here is the link

Capt. Tolley's Creeping Crack Cure (https://www.captaintolley.com/)
Forum: Vintage Kin 02-21-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,155
Posted By Gary H
If you have one why wouldn't you shop your local...

If you have one why wouldn't you shop your local sleep store and support them? You would then get to try them out as well.

Gary.
Forum: 1954 - 1959 Overlander 02-19-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,157
Posted By Gary H
Where did you buy the aluminum belly pan sheets? ...

Where did you buy the aluminum belly pan sheets? From what I've seen that looks like a great price!

Thanks, Gary.
Forum: Exterior Restoration Forum 02-17-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,103
Posted By Gary H
TempShield Insulation

Hello,

Has anyone used this stuff to insulate the walls and between the floor and belly pan? It seems pretty good on the R value and is rodent resistant.

Thanks, Gary

TempShield...
Forum: Leaks - Weatherstrips, Gaskets, Caulks & Sealants 02-07-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,349
Posted By Gary H
It also seems more leaks appeared once it got...

It also seems more leaks appeared once it got cold here in New England.
Forum: Leaks - Weatherstrips, Gaskets, Caulks & Sealants 02-07-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,349
Posted By Gary H
So it looks like I have my first and foremost...

So it looks like I have my first and foremost spring project, clean every rivet and seam around and above the leaks and apply this stuff and hope for the best. (Should I just apply it to every seam...
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