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Forum: Classic Motorhomes 09-22-2020, 05:11 AM
Replies: 64
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Posted By gaiaenviro
Now that I think about it, I remember reading in...

Now that I think about it, I remember reading in one of the threads that ac controls were from dodge so maybe search that as well....
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 09-22-2020, 04:45 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
https://www.partcycle.com/parts/1991-1995/Chevrole...

https://www.partcycle.com/parts/1991-1995/Chevrolet/P30/655/AC%20Temperature%20Control/766553/AC/item/40784814?GA_network=u&GA_device=m&GA_campaign=1784768280&GA_adgroup=74709584092&GA_target=&GA_plac...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-06-2020, 02:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 137
Posted By gaiaenviro
77 Argosy parting out

https://albuquerque.craigslist.org/pts/d/albuquerque-airstream-argosy-parts/7149123783.html
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-03-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
My sister sent me this from a few years ago. Not...

My sister sent me this from a few years ago. Not an airstream, but it explains my passion for motorhomes....371827
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 06-01-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By gaiaenviro
280 being parted out

On Facebook under the Airstream Restoration, there is a woman in Austin parting out a 280.
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 03-30-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
Peter We were lucky on all fronts, the load dug...

Peter
We were lucky on all fronts, the load dug the back end into the dirt and grass on the side of the road, but since it had been raining it was soft, so no damage, then on delivery, it got hung...
Forum: Mechanics Corner - Engines, Transmission & More... 03-26-2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 44,596
Posted By gaiaenviro
New wrinkle, what are your thoughts on say an ATK...

New wrinkle, what are your thoughts on say an ATK 8.1 Long Block from Jegs rather than the rebuild? I drove a 1-ton for years with that engine and an allison transmission so am familiar with the...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 03-20-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
This was a Landoll Flatbed. Look for a heavy...

This was a Landoll Flatbed. Look for a heavy equipment hauler to go that far, but if you ask for a Landoll, and tell them what you need it for they should understand. I had several companies that...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 03-18-2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
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Forum: Classic Motorhomes 03-18-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
Spring break did not go so well, sucked the air...

Spring break did not go so well, sucked the air cleaner nut down the carb, so now figuring out the engine rebuild, not going to start til next week after my hands and arms heal from the work on the...
Forum: Mechanics Corner - Engines, Transmission & More... 03-18-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 44,596
Posted By gaiaenviro
OK, so I am now in the position of need for...

OK, so I am now in the position of need for engine rebuild/replacement after the air cleaner nut got sucked in to the engine at 70 mph. From what I have gleaned from this thread, it seems that...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 11-26-2019, 07:18 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
Last weeks push included fluid changes on the...

Last weeks push included fluid changes on the trans, GV (Lucas 75w90), fuel pressure regulator, new carb (guaranteed carburetors), both fuel pumps (edelbrock in back), and all the ignition...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 11-24-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 1,021
Views: 141,716
Posted By gaiaenviro
Peter- We took the 345 that we bought in Hudson...

Peter- We took the 345 that we bought in Hudson Bend out west to Big Bend today (across the flat part of TX). It has a gear vendors on the std 454 and 475TH, and it ran faster and smoother than the...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 01-28-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
332543 Same 12V led recessed I used in the 325....

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Same 12V led recessed I used in the 325. The boss wouldnt let me put mouse fur on the Al so just have the plain, but its what she likes so...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 01-22-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
This past weekend managed to drain and flush the...

This past weekend managed to drain and flush the gas tank then put 20 gallons of fuel from this decade, what a difference that made. Today got the lights installed in the ceiling, tomorrow the...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 11-23-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 1,922
Views: 243,378
Posted By gaiaenviro
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Forum: Classic Motorhomes 09-13-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 3,081
Views: 501,226
Posted By gaiaenviro
There is a '94 Landyacht for sale on Facebook...

There is a '94 Landyacht for sale on Facebook that has Alcoa wheels and a Banks power pack for $850. The wheels should fit a classic, so it might be worth picking up for those two things. It's not...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 09-09-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 2,317
Views: 318,149
Posted By gaiaenviro
I used to do a bunch of aluminum welding, and...

I used to do a bunch of aluminum welding, and used a Lincoln Square wave tig on AC, with a 100% tungsten electrode. The electrode makes a big difference for what its worth. If you have the setup...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 09-01-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
I like the flooring, its Pergo, waterproof...

I like the flooring, its Pergo, waterproof laminate. The plan for the Moho is to paint the cabinets grey, and replace the doors and drawers (my neighbor is a cabinet maker), and eventually...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-31-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
It was really more of a joke, if you could have...

It was really more of a joke, if you could have experienced the battle with the motorhome I had today it would make more sense...the boat has twice as many things to go wrong, so Im really hoping I...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-31-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
So after a big push over the last few weeks to...

So after a big push over the last few weeks to get it ready for this weekend, I went to take it for tires today and did not make it. The list includes: new plumbing, fixing a hole in the floor, re-...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-28-2018, 04:10 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 25,710
Posted By gaiaenviro
Great sink!

Great sink!
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-24-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
Finished floor just about complete this week,...

Finished floor just about complete this week, remaking the bed today. New toilet arrived so will finish these tasks over the weekend. 320733320734
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-18-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By gaiaenviro
Just pinched the sides and one side pops out...

Just pinched the sides and one side pops out...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-17-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
Final note on this task. In case the lack of...

Final note on this task. In case the lack of skill was not apparent from the 30 seat height, the carpet and mdf in a wet location should seal the deal there...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-17-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
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Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-17-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
So, youre saying bill, the flange should be on...

So, youre saying bill, the flange should be on top of the finished floor! Which is absolutely true for residential, but I want a low rider toilet and am using laminate so Ill cut it in to the...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-17-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
So, if not for this pesky job Id be further...

So, if not for this pesky job Id be further along... but heres the important stuff minus a few screws. 320143320145320147320148
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-17-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
Nope, just prefer my toilets to be consistent...

Nope, just prefer my toilets to be consistent height. Keeps my butt more comfortable when it matters. Either the guy who designed these was some sort of freak of nature with a 38 inseam and under...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-17-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
So heres the lowering fix if anyone cares. I...

So heres the lowering fix if anyone cares. I used a 45 closet flange with a steel reinforced rubber coupling (as the factory did). Cut out the top ABS 45 and stub (trimmed to fit), and wound up...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-17-2018, 06:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
There are two ducts under the toilet, but the PO...

There are two ducts under the toilet, but the PO abandoned the heater behind it, and it so Ill remove them. Did this in the 325 and put in a low profile toilet, which is infinitely better.
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-16-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
As long as Im tearing stuff down, might as well...

As long as Im tearing stuff down, might as well lower the toilet now before the finish floor goes in.320081320083320084
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-15-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By gaiaenviro
Should have posted this319928

Should have posted this319928
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-15-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By gaiaenviro
Light covers

Does anyone have a need for these? I have 4, and they are from the 18 fluorescent lights in the ceiling. Hate to throw away if you they are difficult to find.
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-13-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
Today, a layer of fiberglass resin to level it a...

Today, a layer of fiberglass resin to level it a bit, then a layer of 3/8 to build up to the height of the kitchen floor (glued down oak)...319836319837
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-13-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
From 24ga galvanized to 18ga painted, glued down,...

From 24ga galvanized to 18ga painted, glued down, then glued techsheild, with screws to frame. Now a layer of 3/8 to level with the kitchen floor and then waterproof...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 08-04-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
The floor needed a little more than I...

The floor needed a little more than I thought....318900
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-22-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 1,411
Views: 249,689
Posted By gaiaenviro
Bob When you did the 50 amp conversion I assume...

Bob
When you did the 50 amp conversion I assume you ran additional wiring to the AC switch (rooftop acs). If so, were you able to pull through the holes in the wall, or are the wires tied to...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-12-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 926
Posted By gaiaenviro
Thanks!

Thanks Bob!
I figured you used some super duper ceramic coating or something, since your works seem to be a step above factory. I have some ceramic coating stuff that I've used in hot rods where...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-09-2018, 10:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 926
Posted By gaiaenviro
bobmiller1: What did you use for roof paint? ...

bobmiller1:
What did you use for roof paint? Thanks in advance!
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-07-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 926
Posted By gaiaenviro
Thanks for the input guys! I ordered a new one...

Thanks for the input guys! I ordered a new one and will post follow up. After these posts it jogged my memory that I put an Atwood on a 73 Airstream International that was converted to a cigar bar...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-07-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 926
Posted By gaiaenviro
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-07-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 926
Posted By gaiaenviro
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-07-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 926
Posted By gaiaenviro
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 07-01-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 926
Posted By gaiaenviro
AC units

I need to replace one of the roof ACs on the 345, and between them have 2 carriers and one Coleman which sums up my personal experience with their output. Does anyone have a favorite brand/model? ...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 06-21-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
So the PO told me that the plumbing had...

So the PO told me that the plumbing had disintegrated, but turns out it was one plastic T, so a simple fix there. Going for tires tomorrow. Then this weekend some flooring, and well see after...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 06-08-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 486
Posted By gaiaenviro
Headliner material

Does anyone know if the headliner material on a 345LE is silver grey color or ivory? Also, does anyone know the do grey paint color on the exterior? Thanks!
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 06-07-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
And now a 345LE?

Progress Report:
I swapped out the battery, added 25 gallons of fresh gas, sprayed the carb with carb cleaner, checked all the fluids (oil looked new, everything else was fine), inflated the tires...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 06-05-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,313
Posted By gaiaenviro
You can add me for 30...

You can add me for 30...
Forum: Classic Motorhomes 06-05-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,133
Posted By gaiaenviro
As of now I plant to get it running and drive it...

As of now I plant to get it running and drive it home. Its been sitting for a while, but the owner is fine with me working on it where it is. We shall see, if it turns into total frustration then...
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