Episode 306: Smart Airstreams

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Merry Christmas!
Adding ceramic tiles to an Airstream
After polish 
Flexible solar
Airstream's smart trailer 
Lower panel replacement
Window gaskets on a 56 Flying Cloud
Marmoleum click flooring

 

 

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Release Date: 12/07/2018
Running Time: 56:08

Episode 305: Snake Oil

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Tim left his a/c on for a month!
Sealing a polished trailer
Colin's snake oil
Installing tanks in a 1948 Liner
Shrinking side trim '76 Sovereign
Removing the strip on an '88

 

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Release Date: 11/08/2018
Running Time: 43:01

Episode 304: Don't Be Rigid

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Keyless entry on an Airstream
Kwikset
Schlage
Halmark 12 gaskets vintagetrailergaskets.com
AC options to keep trailer looking clean
Solar - flexible vs ridged
Wire gauges
Reattaching Airstream emblems
Overlay repair on an Avion truck camper
How cold should a refrigerator get

 

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Release Date: 10/26/2018
Running Time: 1:00:49

Episode 303: Is My Trailer Too Tall?

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Tim's going to a rally
Photocell rally lights
Excella tail light woes
Airstream insulation a scam?
Picking up a gifted Airstream
What to wash a trailer with
Hehr window work
Is my trailer too tall?

 

 

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Release Date: 10/05/2018
Running Time: 51:05

Episode 302: Best of Show!

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Colin at TCT Rally
Best of Show!
Awning rail holes
Adding a shear plate
Gray tank issue
30amp to 50amp?
Fiber optic trailer
Colin's '51 Spartan Imperial Mansion

 

 

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Release Date: 09/20/2018
Running Time: 51:37

Episode 301: Airstream Continental

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Aluminum tire covers
Continental kit
Fixing front end separation 
Polishing tips
Does a polished trailer reflect more heat
Sealing windows on a '73 Argosy
'75 Excella control panel/center
'75 Excella Shocks

 

 

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Release Date: 08/17/2018
Running Time: 52:51

Episode 300: The 300th Show!

Join us as we walk down vintage lane with Colin Hyde, Rob Baker, and Tim Shephard.

 

 

 

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Release Date: 07/27/2018
Running Time: 1:41:36

Episode 299: Happy Birthday Wally

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Wally Byam Birthday!
Born in Baker City, Oregon
Began building masonite trailers in the 1920s
First riveted aluminum trailer in 1934 by Hawley Bowlus
Airstream Trailer company produced the Clipper
Airstream closed its doors during WWII
Reopened in 1948
Airstream Bubble toured Europe in 1955
Are new axles available for my '76?
Spare tire carrier
Repairing a scrape
Leaking plumbing in a '78
Reattaching the frame/subfloor and shell
Zolatoning a bathroom

 

 

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Release Date: 07/06/2018
Running Time: 57:23

Episode 298: Bigger is Better!

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Tim's camping trip
Colin heading to Niagara Falls
Keeping old appliances or replace
Rebuilding old appliances
1940's Spartan Manor
50's Overlander modernization
Bigger is better

 

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Release Date: 06/22/2018
Running Time: 54:11

Episode 297: Alumapalooza 9

Join Host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde, as they talk vintage!

 

 

 

Colin got soaked!
Sold out this year
170 Airstreams, trailers
Factory producing 100 Airstreams, 10 Basecamps, and 10 Nests per week.
Factory is building a new plant for production
Colin toured a Nest
Nest vs. Basecamp
Brenda's 7th Alumapalooza
Dave - 2005 Classic - 25'
MJ - singer/song writer - '05 Safari 25'
Mike - Restoring a '64
Ann Marie - Airstream festival!
Mike and MJ - "The Great Divide"

 

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Release Date: 06/8/2018
Running Time: 50:39