Free 7 Day Trial RV GPS App RV Trip Planner Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Free 7 Day Trial ×
 


Showing results 1 to 50 of 5000
Search took 0.29 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Stefrobrts
Forum: Sinks, Showers & Toilets Today, 01:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,134
Posted By Stefrobrts
My primary desire to put a composting toilet in...

My primary desire to put a composting toilet in my trailer comes from hearing that people can use them literally for weeks, or in cases of only weekend trips, maybe a whole summer, before having to...
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 03-21-2021, 08:44 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 12,543
Posted By Stefrobrts
I may just be paranoid, but since old plumbing...

I may just be paranoid, but since old plumbing occasionally springs leaks, I like to run out of the fresh water tank (as opposed to using city-water), because if there is even a tiny leak the water...
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 03-12-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 556
Posted By Stefrobrts
lol, I did the exact same thing! But it was my...

lol, I did the exact same thing! But it was my kitchen window. I was weed whacking in a gravel area near the trailer and got over to the trailer and I was like 'what's all this ice on the ground?'...
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 03-11-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 556
Posted By Stefrobrts
The plexi window has always worked fine. It is...

The plexi window has always worked fine. It is closed most of the time and probably set to the curve of the body over the years. It does have a frame on it, maybe that helped it curve.

It has...
Forum: Windows, Doors, Locks & Vents 03-11-2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 556
Posted By Stefrobrts
That is disappointing as I also need a large side...

That is disappointing as I also need a large side window for my 68 Caravel. I will tell you though that my Caravel came with a plexi window placed when the previous owner broke a window on the Alaska...
Forum: All Argosy Trailers 09-17-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 57,835
Posted By Stefrobrts
No, because you probably don't ever want to...

No, because you probably don't ever want to polish another trailer again :D
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 09-15-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 12,543
Posted By Stefrobrts
That is nice, and does not mess up the original...

That is nice, and does not mess up the original fiberglass at all. Well done. Thanks for the pic!
Forum: VAC | Vintage Airstream Club 09-11-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,372
Posted By Stefrobrts
It sounds like the 'No Argosys, Interstate, Nest,...

It sounds like the 'No Argosys, Interstate, Nest, or Basecamp' Club.:lol:
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 09-09-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 12,543
Posted By Stefrobrts
Could you share a picture of what your bathroom...

Could you share a picture of what your bathroom looks like with the black tank removed and waterless toilet?
Forum: Member Introductions 09-02-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By Stefrobrts
They are everywhere on CL, I see the same thing...

They are everywhere on CL, I see the same thing in Airstreams, pontoon boats, tractors, sports cars, etc. People just need to 'buyer beware' and know if it's too good to be true, it's probably a...
Forum: General Motorhome Topics 08-05-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 564
Posted By Stefrobrts
Closed at user request

This thread is being closed at the OP's request. Please continue discussion at

https://www.airforums.com/forums/f311/airbuss-airbus-211589.html
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 07-08-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,147
Posted By Stefrobrts
Welcome! I don't know when we will be having...

Welcome! I don't know when we will be having another get together, but the Oregon Unit of the Airstream Club is pretty active, and they have been having informal get-togethers during what had been...
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 05-10-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 34,050
Posted By Stefrobrts
Hi Jerry, I did not put any such fancy gizmos in...

Hi Jerry, I did not put any such fancy gizmos in my trailer. It certainly sounds like a good idea while you have it all apart.
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-04-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,147
Posted By Stefrobrts
I'll miss seeing everyone, but stay healthy, and...

I'll miss seeing everyone, but stay healthy, and we'll all be around the campfire again soon enough!
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-03-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,147
Posted By Stefrobrts
We are still having new cases everyday and a few...

We are still having new cases everyday and a few deaths here in Clark County, though the numbers are low. I wish they had some testing and tracking going on. Some groceries are a little hard to get....
Forum: 1969-1971 Caravel 03-06-2020, 04:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,459
Posted By Stefrobrts
I would love to see more of the inside. I love to...

I would love to see more of the inside. I love to see alternate layouts people have designed.
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 09-03-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 34,050
Posted By Stefrobrts
I did, I just went with a super simple one with a...

I did, I just went with a super simple one with a readout, and mounted it next to the fuse box in the side storage area.
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-24-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,480
Posted By Stefrobrts
We will be rolling in on Saturday. I'll bring...

We will be rolling in on Saturday. I'll bring something..havent decided yet. Either way, looking forward to seeing everyone.
Forum: 1965 - 1969 Overlander 03-14-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By Stefrobrts
Hi Kerry, congrats on your new trailer! Sounds...

Hi Kerry, congrats on your new trailer! Sounds like a great find.
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 08-20-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,790
Posted By Stefrobrts
Excellent!

Excellent!
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 08-19-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,790
Posted By Stefrobrts
Hi Sherri, I just went and looked at the cone...

Hi Sherri, I just went and looked at the cone lights over the dinette and the square ceiling light, and they are both single center contact. Odd that yours would be different! I dont know if it...
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 08-13-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,790
Posted By Stefrobrts
That's how it is with old trailers - always some...

That's how it is with old trailers - always some little surprise! Glad you got it to cooperate!
Forum: Our Community 07-16-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 8,589
Posted By Stefrobrts
You just described the internet :lol:

You just described the internet :lol:
Forum: Our Community 07-15-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 8,589
Posted By Stefrobrts
Misinformation is usually readily corrected by...

Misinformation is usually readily corrected by other users. Differences of opinion will often occur on issues that are less cut and dried, and as long as those opinions are stated politely, that is...
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 07-05-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 34,050
Posted By Stefrobrts
Glad you found them. I have been really happy...

Glad you found them. I have been really happy with them. The LED colors are just right to replicate the original lights and give the trailer the same warm glow, plus they really sip the electricity.
Forum: On The Road... 06-30-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,365
Posted By Stefrobrts
Great pics! I can't wait to go back, we got...

Great pics! I can't wait to go back, we got snowed out of a trip we had planned a couple years ago. This is a reminder to put it on my list again soon!
Forum: Forum Rallies & Meet Ups 05-22-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,024
Posted By Stefrobrts
Ok, All prepped in the freezer and ready to bake:...

Ok, All prepped in the freezer and ready to bake:

for Wiener Night (Friday) we have a cheesy cauliflower dish.

For Fifties Night (Saturday) I have a beef/cabbage casserole.

For Sunday night...
Forum: On The Road... 05-22-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,489
Posted By Stefrobrts
Sorry to hear you had that happen! I hope you...

Sorry to hear you had that happen! I hope you have an uneventful recovery, and will be back on the road in shorter bursts soon!
Forum: Doors & Locks 05-15-2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,058
Posted By Stefrobrts
Is the hatch door on the trailer and you need to...

Is the hatch door on the trailer and you need to get it off? Or is it off and you just need to fix the handle? If it is on the trailer do you have access to the inside?

I have been wondering...
Forum: Ribs, Skins & Rivets 05-13-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By Stefrobrts
Well, that's some bad news/good news right there....

Well, that's some bad news/good news right there. Nobody wants a tree to fall on their trailer, but that's about the least damage you could get away with! Yikes! I kind of agree with you, fix it up...
Forum: On The Road... 04-22-2018, 07:47 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 12,465
Posted By Stefrobrts
As long as you've got towing insurance, go for...

As long as you've got towing insurance, go for it. Troubles on the road aren't that big a deal. Troubles could happen anytime, even with a brand new vehicle. I figure, if you plan to drive it around...
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 03-06-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 34,050
Posted By Stefrobrts
You're welcome, and good luck. It's nice once...

You're welcome, and good luck. It's nice once it's all done. Except for problems I have caused (like not winterizing in time and breaking a pipe last year), it's really been pretty problem free since...
Forum: 1966-68 Caravel 03-05-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 34,050
Posted By Stefrobrts
This has been an excellent location for the...

This has been an excellent location for the thermostat, we've been very happy with it's performance. Of course it takes almost nothing to heat up such a tiny trailer. Sometimes we sleep on the folded...
Forum: On The Road... 02-24-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 803
Posted By Stefrobrts
Whenever we go to Seattle we make LYH our home...

Whenever we go to Seattle we make LYH our home base. It is just a gravel lot with full hookups, adjacent to the community, but I feel safe there surrounded by other Airstreamers, it's well kept up,...
Forum: Jacks, Stabilizers, Lifting and Leveling 02-08-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,389
Posted By Stefrobrts
Jackstands. Cinder blocks can crumble. I would...

Jackstands. Cinder blocks can crumble. I would never get under something supported by cinderblocks.
Forum: Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 01-28-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 631
Posted By Stefrobrts
Welcome! I have a 68 Caravel, and I know the...

Welcome! I have a 68 Caravel, and I know the breaker box was in a different location (under the side gaucho), but I'd be happy to help you if I could. Have you seen the owners manual? It has a...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 12-29-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,054
Posted By Stefrobrts
That's awesome! I say car dealers get what they...

That's awesome! I say car dealers get what they deserve.
Forum: Phone, CB & Ham Radio 12-23-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 25,327
Posted By Stefrobrts
I feel like the refurbished computer ads would be...

I feel like the refurbished computer ads would be a coincidence, unless you log into Yahoo on his phone, since that's the phone that would have been listening to you.

I've had two incidents where...
Forum: Waste Systems, Tanks & Totes 12-18-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,643
Posted By Stefrobrts
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Waste Systems, Tanks & Totes 12-17-2017, 02:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,643
Posted By Stefrobrts
I had not thought about doing it that way, but...

I had not thought about doing it that way, but that actually seems like a pretty simple way to implement it without messing with the rest of it.
Forum: Waste Systems, Tanks & Totes 12-16-2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,643
Posted By Stefrobrts
Interesting, I'll see what I can find out about...

Interesting, I'll see what I can find out about that. I figured there must be some reason for how they built it.
Forum: Waste Systems, Tanks & Totes 12-16-2017, 03:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,643
Posted By Stefrobrts
I have considered the extra weight back there,...

I have considered the extra weight back there, but I don't intend to travel with it full, same as the black tank. We always empty it as soon as possible at the end of our trip. After all, the 12...
Forum: Waste Systems, Tanks & Totes 12-16-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,643
Posted By Stefrobrts
Need advice before I wreck my plumbing

This summer the shelf in the bathroom cabinet on the Caravel fell apart on a trip. While considering how I would replace it, I realized that with it out of the way, I suddenly have access to the huge...
Forum: Buyer Guidelines 12-03-2017, 05:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,702
Posted By Stefrobrts
I would tell my pre-AS self to look for one with...

I would tell my pre-AS self to look for one with a full time bed so I didn't have to pull out the bed every night. But then I would have gotten a bigger trailer, and frankly we've been pretty happy...
Forum: Airstream Lifestyle 11-28-2017, 11:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,047
Posted By Stefrobrts
My baby is in the backyard, and if I'm in it...

My baby is in the backyard, and if I'm in it while it's here, it's usually because I'm fixing something. Though we have retreated to it a couple times when the power went out, because it still had...
Forum: Towing, Tow Vehicles & Hitches 09-04-2017, 10:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,703
Posted By Stefrobrts
Our new toy

We went with the Thule roof rack and a Hullivator to get our big tandem up and down. I was a bit worried about the extra cargo, wind resistance, etc, but the whole rig towed beautifully. The...
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 08-30-2017, 10:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,928
Posted By Stefrobrts
I'm lucky to be among the younger Airstreamers in...

I'm lucky to be among the younger Airstreamers in this group - which just means I haven't wrecked my back and knees YET :D Luckily I have plenty of time, since this damage only requires relocating...
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 08-26-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,928
Posted By Stefrobrts
I think I like the slats idea best, and making a...

I think I like the slats idea best, and making a sliding jig to determine length of the slats sounds useful too. My first thought at making slats was that it would be an absolute nightmare because...
Forum: Cabinets, Counter Tops & Furnishings 08-26-2017, 12:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,928
Posted By Stefrobrts
Ideas for 68 Caravel Bathroom cupboard

After a recent trip, I went to get our little rubbermaid container of toiletries out of the vanity where we keep it, and discovered the weight of the container bouncing on the shelf had apparently...
Forum: Floor Finishes 06-10-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,196
Posted By Stefrobrts
I don't know what the previous owner used to put...

I don't know what the previous owner used to put down the laminate in my trailer, but it is not coming up until I am ready to remove the plywood! Believe me, I tried! I would be very wary of using a...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 5000

 

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

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 09:21 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.