Episode 262: Oops! 11 Years!

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

 

 

 

Detecting front end separation
Fixing a sagging hinge
Pointless dent pulling
Installing a 30 amp power inlet
Short ribs on a ’55 Flying Cloud
’55 gasket replacement
Tandem gray tanks
Want bigger bed
11 Years!  Tim forgot!

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Release Date: 09/16/2016
Running Time: 01:09:07

Episode 261: How To

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

 

 

 

 

Coming up on 11 years of theVAP
Defender tires
KT Lock repair
Electrical safety
How to stop wood from cracking?
Removing decals from the 70’s
Rebuilding a window gasket
Colin’s Tin Can Tourists event
Call in to the show!

 

 
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Release Date: 09/02/2016
Running Time: 43:16

Episode 260: You Can Do It!

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

 

 

 

Those are thermostat wires
Free National Park days
Junior Ranger programs
Milky white solar panels?
Fixing window gaskets on a ’75 Safari
Tony’s pics
Dancin’ Hansen’s electrical
Steve’s Ditty!
Port-a-Potty or Composting toilet
 
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Release Date: 08/19/2016
Running Time: 52:05

Episode 259: Dirty Rotten Subfloor

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

 

 

 

Restoring as time and funds allow
Leaking 1966 Overlander
Rotten subfloor repair
Dometic fire source?
Battery storage
Zolatoning a 70’s trailer
Windows not staying open on a 77
Finding the pre-wired cable for a/c
 
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Release Date: 08/05/2016
Running Time: 54:50

Episode 258: Coffee Stream

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

 

 

 

New water tank for Colin
Tim’s Segway
Coffee Airstream
Flexible PVC Coupler
1950 Flying cloud seals
Installing an A/C on a -54 Cruiser
 
 
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Release Date: 07/22/2016
Running Time: 52:17

Episode 257: Happy Birthday Wally!

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

 

 

 

Wally Byam’s Birthday
SOB RV Construction Issues
Reusing brakes on a new axle?
Torsion angle affects ride height
Bias vs radial tires
Manual or electric tongue jack 
Is a furnace worth it?
Installing a grey tank with existing black
Airstream pre-mature male-pattern baldness
Types of wire?
Making panels removable
 
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Release Date: 07/08/2016
Running Time: 52:17

Episode 256: Time Machine 1955

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

 

 

 

Alumapalooza recap
Wire gauges
Separating batteries from sparks
1955 Time Machine
Grommets are good
Electrical boxes
Clean frame issues
Add front shear plate
Bigger water tank
Grey tanks
 
 
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Release Date: 06/23/2016
Running Time: 57:35

Episode 255: Alumapalooza 7

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

 

 

 

120 Trailers
1953 Flying Cloud
2017 Pendelton Edition
Kirk and Carl musicians
Steve Dancin’ Hansen - 1955’ 18’ footer
Fred Caldwell - 1953 21’ Flying Cloud
Elizabeth Joes 
Jamie Hyde - 2003 Bambi/1970 Overlander
Scott/Kathy Allen - 2008 CCD/1955 Flying Cloud
Paul - 1966 Globetrotter
Airstream Nest prototype
Carl -  newbie
Michael Rice - 1966 Globetrotter
Dave - 1964 Overlander/1966 Globetrotter
 
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Release Date: 06/10/2016
Running Time: 58:48

Episode 254: Ari's Airstream Part II

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

 

 

 

Colin heading to Alumapaloza
Dancin’s axle conversion
Installing a booster antenna
Restoring emblems
Installing door hinges
Worth restoring a 64 Magic Chef?
Quiet components
Water heater options
Antennas and clearance lights
 
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Release Date: 05/27/2016
Running Time: 01:08:36

Episode 253: Restore or Replace

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

 

 

 

Top 50 Places to camp in CA
1960 Tradewinds frame strengthening
Trying to reuse a 50 year old toilet
Restore original, or modernize?
Towing level
Restoration Fabrics
Repairing a fridge chimney
Painting tubs
 
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Release Date: 05/13/2016
Running Time: 56:04