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Forum: Airstream Oddities 01-04-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 707
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Posted By Darkspeed
Well ehem.... The loo is in

Well ehem....

The loo is in
Forum: Airstream Oddities 01-04-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 707
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Posted By Darkspeed
O' crap ;)

O' crap ;)
Forum: Airstream Oddities 01-04-2012, 09:53 AM
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Posted By Darkspeed
You dont understand! She needs a new boyfriend so...

You dont understand! She needs a new boyfriend so he can spend his time fixing her minivan and i can get back to working on the Falcon :innocent:
Forum: General Interior Topics 01-03-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,771
Posted By Darkspeed
It is gold anodized. The wrinkled look is the...

It is gold anodized. The wrinkled look is the adhesive where I stripped the interior vinyl of of it.

I'm going to punch the sheets into 500 Wally-dallions and put them on eBay... JK..
Forum: Airstream Oddities 01-03-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Window latch works

Window latch works
Forum: Airstream Oddities 01-03-2012, 02:10 PM
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Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
It is still an option but it is smaller on the...

It is still an option but it is smaller on the inside than expected.
Forum: Airstream Oddities 01-03-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Correction.. More photos of you single sister...

Correction.. More photos of you single sister...
Forum: Airstream Oddities 01-03-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Installed two 40G grey tanks and one 40G black...

Installed two 40G grey tanks and one 40G black tank

Started fitting the floor

Went to the bus conversion rally - so want one now!
Forum: Windows & Screens 01-03-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,773
Posted By Darkspeed
Skinny on the 12$ latch.. Works perfect with...

Skinny on the 12$ latch..

Works perfect with two requirements

1. use your old pawl
2. optionally trim the threaded pawl stem ( if required )
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-22-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
sanded with 800 grit and a random orbital sander

sanded with 800 grit and a random orbital sander
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-22-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Im trying this for window latches ...

Im trying this for window latches

https://www.airforums.com/forums/f454/alternate-window-latch-85869.html#post1085377
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 12-22-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,298
Posted By Darkspeed
THanks Andy!!

THanks Andy!!
Forum: Windows & Screens 12-22-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,773
Posted By Darkspeed
Alternate Window latch

southco model 62-10-21

About $12

McMasterCarr

Amazon - Amazon.com: Southco Inc SC-6211 Lift-and-Turn Compression Latch Grip Range .08 to .47 Pawl Forward - 1.25 to 1.66 Pawl Reversed,...
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 12-22-2011, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,298
Posted By Darkspeed
Gasket for windows/door on 31'

How many feet of D gasket are needed for a 31' 1971?

Thanks
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-21-2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
Ya I got one... Think it is still in the box.....

Ya I got one... Think it is still in the box.. lol.. need to borrow it
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-21-2011, 07:39 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
You may find the are different lengths No...

You may find the are different lengths

No I'm good.. My sister says if they sell boyfriends, she needs a new one..
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-21-2011, 06:17 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
Well I was getting bits at vintage online and at...

Well I was getting bits at vintage online and at the local fastenall but the local fastenall just went out of business.
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-20-2011, 09:13 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
VeggieBullet +1 came by today - nice couple

VeggieBullet +1 came by today - nice couple
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-20-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Found it : Fred's Airstream Archives - 1970...

Found it :

Fred's Airstream Archives - 1970 Motorhome conversion Classic Motor Home (https://www.viewrvs.com/a/airstream/unique/1970_mh_conversion_a.php)





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Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-20-2011, 11:17 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
I like the lab! What is this though? trailer...

I like the lab!

What is this though? trailer converted to moho??

https://www.dodgetravcos.com/web_images/1970_airstream_1.jpg
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-17-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
I'm using a split system heat pump mounted on the...

I'm using a split system heat pump mounted on the a frame
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-17-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
I think the mat texture is a function of its...

I think the mat texture is a function of its ability to dissipate heat. If I cleared it I would be vastly reducing its surface area so going to let it be.
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-16-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Exactly!

Exactly!
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-16-2011, 10:30 PM
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Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
It is a very mat finish

It is a very mat finish
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-16-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
You guessed it 2000lb y112 continental 4...

You guessed it
2000lb y112 continental 4 converted to lp

70" tall and can drive through a 36" house door

I once picked up a 5400lb battery with it :bb:
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-16-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Thats cool.. Just to prove I dont supersize...

Thats cool..

Just to prove I dont supersize everything I took my favorite micro forklift "Guido" out for a spin today
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-15-2011, 07:10 PM
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Posted By Darkspeed
I was thinking more....

I was thinking more....
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-15-2011, 07:07 PM
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Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
15" I'm going to 16" soon

15"

I'm going to 16" soon
Forum: Airstreams on eBay 12-15-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,891
Posted By Darkspeed
That city's property tax records are not online...

That city's property tax records are not online but I would give them a call and see who exactly owns the property
Forum: Airstreams on eBay 12-15-2011, 05:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,891
Posted By Darkspeed
Looks like he is 48 Has lived in Depoe...

Looks like he is 48

Has lived in
Depoe Bay OR
And
Cle Elum WA

May currently live in
Scottsdale AZ
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-15-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Just smear the hitch with penut butter

Just smear the hitch with penut butter
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-15-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Im with Becky.. no trim I like the clean...

Im with Becky.. no trim

I like the clean look.. no trim.. no badges.. no numbers

My plan is to do hinged polished covers for the wheel wells so you will see half the wheel and then polished...
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-15-2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Took a few days off due to the tree guys removing...

Took a few days off due to the tree guys removing all overhanging water oaks and started to polish the new sections
Also the tanks and fittings arrived..
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-13-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,722
Posted By Darkspeed
Ya, but it had seen a lot of action...:brows:

Ya, but it had seen a lot of action...:brows:
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-13-2011, 04:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,722
Posted By Darkspeed
bones

bones
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-13-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,722
Posted By Darkspeed
Well here you go... last episode 5 at the...

Well here you go...

last episode 5 at the bottom

Ignore the ads / dont download / just bypass ads and watch..

Project Free TV :: Bones :: Season 7...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-13-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,722
Posted By Darkspeed
Storm Chaser Airstream Motorhome

Storm Chaser Airstream Motorhome on BONES

Hulu - Bones: The Twist in the Twister - Watch the full episode now. (https://www.hulu.com/watch/308569/bones-the-twist-in-the-twister)

Its very cool..
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-12-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
Here is a shot of the closed end rivet from...

Here is a shot of the closed end rivet from mcmaster
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-12-2011, 05:22 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
First is mcmaster Second is olympic ...

First is mcmaster

Second is olympic

When the Mcmaster pops the stem is broken off in the head so there will be a hole in the middle and it will not look like a solid rivet
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-12-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
The mcmaster rivets will not look like an...

The mcmaster rivets will not look like an airstream rivet - they will look like a pop rivet.

To look like an airstream rivet you need Olympic rivets - when you pop them the stem sticks out so you...
Forum: General Repair Forum 12-12-2011, 02:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,776
Posted By Darkspeed
I used 10gallons @45$ per gallon on a 31' with a...

I used 10gallons @45$ per gallon on a 31' with a little left over.

I sprayed 1.75" of spray foam on top of the ceramic for added insulation.
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-12-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
Well the aluminum is most often .032 thick so if...

Well the aluminum is most often .032 thick so if joining two sheets you would need one with a minimum of .064 grip

For sheet work the first on list looks good
For going into ribs through a sheet...
Forum: Airstreams on eBay 12-12-2011, 06:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,891
Posted By Darkspeed
What was his: Name Address Phone number ...

What was his:

Name
Address
Phone number
eBay I'd - Airstreams?
Where did you send the money? Barclays transfer?
Any other details?
How much did you pay him?
Forum: Airstream "In the News" 12-11-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 28,186
Posted By Darkspeed
Now what are we going to do? .

Now what are we going to do?


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Forum: Airstream "In the News" 12-11-2011, 01:42 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 28,186
Posted By Darkspeed
The gag reel at the end should be William Shatner...

The gag reel at the end should be William Shatner reading this thread to music..
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-11-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
Mcmaster Carr has 5/32 closed end stainless and...

Mcmaster Carr has 5/32 closed end stainless and aluminum pop rivets that I used on my belly pan. Everything that is visible on the exterior should be a bucked solid rivet or a blind Olympic rivet
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-10-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Thanks everybody! They are fantastic fans. ...

Thanks everybody! They are fantastic fans.

Used a rotating laser level to establish the curves on the endcaps so everything comes out the same height.

I like the black / white / silver look ,...
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-10-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
After much delay I got the first coat of...

After much delay I got the first coat of Supertherm on..

Will do two more tomorrow..

Once this is done Im going to do a touchup repolish as I have marked the skin with cleaner and tree gook.....
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 12-10-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,617
Posted By Darkspeed
That is the type of rivet you use on the inside....

That is the type of rivet you use on the inside. They are not really weatherproof as the stem breaks off within the head and won't really match like the Olympic rivets
Forum: Airstream Oddities 12-08-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 124,163
Posted By Darkspeed
Last night was my first great escape in the...

Last night was my first great escape in the Aluminum Falcon. The clinic was full of medical students and Autistic kids so I snuck out the back and hid in the nice warm trailer and had a subway pick...
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