Kevin Town
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Camper skins?????
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I am ready to skin my new camper, however, I have learned today that a 5' by 10' sheet of 24 gauge aluminum cost around $75.00 each. I had no-idea it was precious as Gold. Does anyone know if there…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Todd Aug 28, 2011.

Willow Bay Campground, Pa

Willow Bay Campground is a beautiful Campground with sites right on the waters edge with full hook-up. There is a boat launch, Trout stream, cabin rentals, canoe rentals, bike trails, beautiful and…Continue

Started Jul 22, 2011


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Hello, my name is Kevin Town and I am a proud owner of a 1973 Metzendorf Travel Trailer. I am 40 years old and I have restored my camper myself. I love to go camping with my trailer as it gets many responses when I arrive with it, it has been a lot of fun to own.

This is my 1973 Metzendorf Travel Trailer

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What it cost me to build my own camper & how long it took me

I built a small camper that measures 6' wide x 9' long and is 5' tall. Though I can't stand fully upright in it, I wanted a lower profile camper for fuel economy and to load my canoe uptop. I started with a next to new heavy duty utility trailer that I purchased locally from Craigslist for $300.00. The trailer is a 5' x 8' trailer. I built the floor and camper shell out of 3/4" plywood and used 2x3" cross members for the roof which I covered with luon before the Aluminum went on. I used…


Posted on September 22, 2011 at 4:17pm — 1 Comment

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At 7:38pm on February 15, 2012, david kenyon & Danae Stewart said…

Thank you

At 9:33pm on August 23, 2011, Kurth Family said…
Looks fantastic! I cant wait to see more!
At 2:46pm on August 11, 2011, Sandy & John Bressler said…

Howdie...getting ready for another trip and realized we forgot to get a "anti sway bar" that whats its called and/or can you send me a photo??


At 7:07pm on July 22, 2011, Shelly Decker said…

Thanks Kevin


At 8:39pm on July 20, 2011, Jimco_W001 said…

Hi Kevin,the NE Ohio Rally is not that far from you.

Please attend if you can!


At 10:01am on June 30, 2011, Sandy & John Bressler said…
Just concerned whatever clips I tried to install would rip right out...can you advise what type of clip...or did you have to re-inforce the roof location where they got installed?  I've heard about some anti-sway bar/device...guess I wanted to hear from others with small trailers that have dealt with that.  Thanks!
At 11:27am on June 29, 2011, April Tierney said…
thanx!  we didn't get the luan from HD.  went thru our favorite lumber yard and it was so long ago, I don't remember the price.  tell me about this Metz you have for sale?  age/condition/last pulled date?   more info please?



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