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Forum: Interior Restoration Forum Yesterday, 06:45 PM
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Posted By Aopsahl7
That is enough evidence for me. Grey tank here we...

That is enough evidence for me. Grey tank here we come.

Who makes the best one? I donít care if it is original. Just the best one that will fit in our frame rail gaps.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum Yesterday, 11:07 AM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Sounds like I need to put a hole back in the roof...

Sounds like I need to put a hole back in the roof ha ha. See my comments below on my gray tank debate.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum Yesterday, 11:06 AM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Well you got me! I am actually in debate...

Well you got me!

I am actually in debate over this (hence why I am holding onto my roof vents). I am doing a composting toilet so no black tank. For the gray tank I go back and forth. From a...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 05-10-2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Itís fun!

Itís fun!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 05-10-2021, 05:08 PM
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Posted By Aopsahl7
All the windows except for the back two were...

All the windows except for the back two were original. The back two were original but not from my trailer. I bought them with frames intact so I could add them to the trailer.

I am going with...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 05-10-2021, 05:06 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Need the rod ones with male threads at a 90...

Need the rod ones with male threads at a 90 degree angle at the top to bolt onto the back window frame.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 05-09-2021, 12:49 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
What he said.

What he said.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 05-09-2021, 12:48 PM
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Let me see who makes it. I am accumulating a fair...

Let me see who makes it. I am accumulating a fair amount of random original parts like roof plumbing vents, AC unit, water fill etc.

Anyone have extra window lifter arms?
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 05-08-2021, 10:42 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
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Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 05-08-2021, 10:31 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Busy few weeks. Here is what I got done. Followed...

Busy few weeks. Here is what I got done. Followed by a roll out pic to take down the gantries.

- Windows all restored and tinted with ceramic 35% LTV. This was a hell of a process but weíll worth...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-24-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Spent a lot of time figuring this out. I decided...

Spent a lot of time figuring this out. I decided on relying on LTE service for movies/streaming TV over satellite. Eventually I believe we will be using Starlink but for now this will do. I ended up...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-24-2021, 10:17 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
400watts of Renogy Solar is on the roof....

400watts of Renogy Solar is on the roof. Relatively easy install. Not my favorite brackets but they will do.

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Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-21-2021, 07:47 AM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
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Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-20-2021, 09:14 PM
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Finally getting there. Tint tomorrow.

Finally getting there. Tint tomorrow.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-17-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Bingo! Goo Gone/Goof Off is working well. But...

Bingo! Goo Gone/Goof Off is working well. But yes I bet I will be 6-8 hours per window.
Forum: Exterior Restoration Forum 04-15-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 69
Posted By Aopsahl7
Factory Window Tint VLT %

I have searched far and wide for the answer and I cannot get a good one.

I am trying to find out what new model Airstreamís have their windows tinted to as a reference for my project.

I...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-14-2021, 11:22 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Still going at the windows. This is no joke!!!

Still going at the windows. This is no joke!!!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-10-2021, 08:09 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Iíll check them out!

Iíll check them out!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-10-2021, 06:36 AM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Well... sounds like I either live with it or...

Well... sounds like I either live with it or order a $350 piece of glass. Damn.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-10-2021, 06:35 AM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
I will check these out. I have already made a few...

I will check these out. I have already made a few tweaks. First, the Zamp panels are wildly overpriced. Moving to Renogy for about half the cost.

In regards to the rest of the equipment I am...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-07-2021, 10:08 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Whatever you have looks great. I am leaning...

Whatever you have looks great. I am leaning towards the 25 because I donít want it to be too dark inside on a cloudy day.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-06-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Lined up the Power/Solar systems. This is my...

Lined up the Power/Solar systems. This is my current build. Thoughts?392646
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-06-2021, 11:06 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
All vista and side vista's are out. Pulled...

All vista and side vista's are out.

Pulled and cleaned up 2 of the moveable side windows. Very easy to get cleaned up and remove bad inner pane.

Then it rained and I ran home to pull the...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-06-2021, 11:01 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
Love the first post. Welcome. I believe I...

Love the first post. Welcome.

I believe I have actually seen those videos. I am not going to replace the 2 pane system as single pane will be fine and I will have a big enough furnace to keep...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-06-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
Got it. Going with the 644 for adhering the...

Got it. Going with the 644 for adhering the glass to the frame.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-06-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Its my happy place...until its not!

Its my happy place...until its not!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-06-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Great input! I ordered the spacer materials for...

Great input! I ordered the spacer materials for the wing windows and I will plan on using the 644 for the glass! Great input!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-04-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
https://highskyrvparts.com/new-airstream-parts/air...

https://highskyrvparts.com/new-airstream-parts/airstream-axles/dexter-axle-lift-kit-11
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-04-2021, 11:07 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
I got this one. It seems pretty well done, but a...

I got this one. It seems pretty well done, but a bit more ďyellowĒ than ďsmokeĒ. Either way I kinda like it as it creates a nice warm light from up top.

Class A Customs Premium Heavy Duty RV...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-04-2021, 11:04 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Productive day. Good weather in Denver. ...

Productive day. Good weather in Denver.

Pulled all the fixed window glass and removed one entire vista having to drill out due to leaks.

Cleaned all the windows.
Will need polishing on one....
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-03-2021, 09:14 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Good progress today and last night. 2 x...

Good progress today and last night.

2 x Fantastic Fans are in
King TV Antenna in
Radio antenna in
Skylight (delete middle vent)
Patched 2nd plumbing vent
Tied subfloor down to cross members...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-02-2021, 11:18 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Yes I trust a good sealant job. Trim will cover...

Yes I trust a good sealant job. Trim will cover it either way which will also be sealed up with TremPro.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-02-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
They have everything. Just a lovely $150 in basic...

They have everything. Just a lovely $150 in basic parts.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-02-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Started working on the roof. 1 fantastic fan in...

Started working on the roof. 1 fantastic fan in and 2 patches from the old TV antenna and plumbing vent.

Whoever thought roofing tar was a good idea should find a building to jump off.

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Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-01-2021, 11:43 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Iíll look on out of doors and see what they have....

Iíll look on out of doors and see what they have. I donít even know what I am missing.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 04-01-2021, 11:42 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Very nice.

Very nice.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-31-2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Grabbed some pictures after getting the stairs...

Grabbed some pictures after getting the stairs back on.

I was in a bit of a rush on the year down that I realize I am missing some critical stair parts. Currently I have the stairs you see in the...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-31-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
CO weather has a mind of its own and I love it. I...

CO weather has a mind of its own and I love it. I schedule my work around the next days weather.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-31-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
All yours! DM me.

All yours! DM me.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-30-2021, 10:34 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Drilled out the rivers in all three roof vents....

Drilled out the rivers in all three roof vents. Had to do it from the interior which was challenging. Plus drilling over your head a good 50+ rivets is not fun. But it is done.

Tomorrow I will...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-30-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
Makes sense. I had Fantastic Fans on our old 21í...

Makes sense. I had Fantastic Fans on our old 21í Winnebago and it rained a few times when we needed the fans. I just raised the vent enough to let the air out and it worked. Definitely canít run them...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-30-2021, 01:54 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
I would have done the Maxxair but they are about...

I would have done the Maxxair but they are about 3X the price and I really just want the basic functionality of exhausting hot air when needed. I donít see myself running the fans when itís raining...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-30-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Aopsahl7
That sounds awesome. I am pretty happy with...

That sounds awesome.

I am pretty happy with the height. Itís big but so is the ground clearance.

I am taking a similar approach with making it a true 4 season trailer as well as off grid!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-29-2021, 10:48 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
Good progress tonight. 2/3 of the roof...

Good progress tonight. 2/3 of the roof window/vents have been removed. One more to go. I am planning on using the front and rear for Fantastic Fans. The one that is in front of the AC unit is...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-29-2021, 10:45 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
Talk to me about your ideas for the off road...

Talk to me about your ideas for the off road airstream.. I am all ears!
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-29-2021, 06:29 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
Thatís good to hear on the back end. Also -...

Thatís good to hear on the back end.

Also - I spy Pikes Peak! Nice rig and setup. Ground clearance in CO is a must. Better make sure I can fit through Eisenhower tunnel :)
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-28-2021, 10:35 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
Short and sweet time-lapse. ...

Short and sweet time-lapse.

https://video.nest.com/clip/2f98b73fc6b340e4a93152bb8633c2fb.mp4

YES - She sits TALL....I installed the Dexter lift kit as well as new 5K axels. Plus I went with...
Forum: Airstream Classifieds 03-28-2021, 10:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By Aopsahl7
Wish I would have seen this a few months ago! ...

Wish I would have seen this a few months ago! This would make a great project.
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-28-2021, 10:11 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
David - Thank you for the vote of confidence! It...

David - Thank you for the vote of confidence! It has been a lot of fun so far and enjoying it being a hobby not a rush.

2 full days I was able to get the subfloor ready to go and shell back...
Forum: Interior Restoration Forum 03-27-2021, 11:11 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,116
Posted By Aopsahl7
Ready to go. Got the shell back on today....

Ready to go. Got the shell back on today. Tomorrow starts all the exterior and sealing work.

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