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Old Faithful, our old Yellowstone is up for sale & almost completely restored!

Hello everyone! The interior of our Yellowstone is just about complete minus a few odds and ends! We have put him up for sale on Tin Can Tourists Classified. If you want to see all the updates and a…Continue

Started Mar 29, 2011

Winterizing...keeping the mice away!
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My brother told me about this trick that a friend of his swears by. He says that if you leave an open box of powder laundry soap in your rv/camper/travel trailer it will keep the mice away. We don't…Continue

Tags: Detergent Keeps Mice Away in RVs, Winterizing RVs

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Visit my blogs for hints and tips and see our trials and tribulations...

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Posted on February 4, 2011 at 3:36pm

Old Faithful the 1959 Yellowstone Travel Trailer Restoration

Hello everyone! We are at it again, trying to save one more old travel trailer from the scrap yard and hopefully making it desirable to someone who will enjoy it for years to come. This time it is a 1959 Yellowstone we are calling "Old Faithful". I started a blog and here is a portion of it. To follow along in the coming weeks please go to this link and become a follower or just check back every so often… Continue

Posted on December 3, 2010 at 2:00pm

Restoration of a 1963 Shasta Airflyte

On the road again!

Old Glory in all her glory!…

Posted on November 8, 2010 at 7:30pm — 9 Comments

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At 3:09pm on December 16, 2010, Philip Bernard said…

Thanks, Saw it on Tin Can classified and couldn't pass it up. I need to take more photos but do have more I can send. You can get me at  and I'll send them to you (don't want to fill up my quota GO RV's page till I get better ones.

I'm interested in what you've found while working on yours. Ours is intact and was a park model so there's no tankage which I'll have to deal with. There are the usual light glitches but I pulled together stop and turn for the trip back from Maine. (the 120 works perfect) The axles are interesting and info is scarce (I've never seenanything like them) so pulling them apart to do brakes will be interesting. There are a couple of windows that aren't perfect but all in all she's sweet. Actually we didn't even bring her right home, she was spotless inside so I just hauled it over to a friends place outside of Belfast ME and we stayed in it a couple of weeks this summer. PJ

At 6:18pm on November 10, 2010, Doyle Barber said…
nice job



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