July 2009 Blog Posts (10)

Bus Nuts Bus Photos, Bus Conversions & Miscellaneous Ramblings

International Bus Converesion-Old School

International Bus Way Cool Interior

Vintage Military bus from the 40s in Temecula, Ca

Vintage 55 GMC Bus Conversion 27… Continue

Added by Pat Daly on July 28, 2009 at 12:00pm — 48 Comments

Second Post - Camping Trip to California

We recently returned from a week-long camping trip in southern California. We wanted to take our two young boys to Sea World, Lego Land and the San Diego Zoo. We took our travel trailer and made a camping adventure out of it. It was a fabulous time. I have added posts to my website at www.thecampingmachine.com on the Blog page with photos and a couple of You Tube videos. If you have a moment take a look!

Also if any of you have a website and would like to trade links with me please… Continue

Added by Camping Machine Guy on July 23, 2009 at 10:47pm — No Comments

Lady Dog's 2009 RV Misadventure Ends In Disaster - Colorado's Grooved Pavement Did Us In

Well, it was a Misadventure after all. Colorado's grooved concrete pavment almost killed us and destroyed both Miss GMC Yukon and Miss Funfinder, our bumper pull travel trailer; They have ended their days in a wrecking yard in the high desert of Colorado. I guess a fitting place to end it all after so many good miles… Continue

Added by Pat Daly on July 23, 2009 at 3:00pm — 10 Comments

loking for beaver truck camper 1980 ,built in el monte california

i am rebuilding my old camper.

and need contact to people what can info about parts,technical data and supliers of aluminum siding

because that factory had move or not exist yet.

if is possible buy: parts, owner ,and reparation manual

for me understanding, the exterior aluminum siding is cream smooth color,with strips red and black.,but

the exact color and texture i dont know.

maybe one rv expert or owner can helpme.

appreciate can do… Continue

Added by alejandro novakosky on July 22, 2009 at 10:30pm — 2 Comments

New floors, new starter, new muffler, new seat belts, new cupboards!

So much new stuff! Check out the blog for details and more photos: http://myrtleandme.blogspot.com/

Added by Myrtle on July 20, 2009 at 12:01am — 1 Comment

Visiting Aluminum Craftsmen - Sierra Trailer Restoration

After seeing their web site I just had to 'go up the hill' to Nevada City, California and visit the vintage aluminum trailer restoration folks at Sierra Trailer Restoration. And, what a wonderful place it is… Continue

Added by Pat Daly on July 17, 2009 at 1:45pm — No Comments

81 Triple E Algonquin 2500 roof

The mice found a home in the ceiling of the motorhome. I need to find a way to clean it out and think that the best way is to take the roof off. Has anyone done this before? What's involved?

Dick Heinen

Added by Dick Heinen on July 6, 2009 at 4:19pm — 1 Comment

Varnish and bumpers!

Today was a busy day with varnishing wood panel walls, pulling off the bumpers for chroming, reinforcing the floor boards under the driver/passenger seats, and so on. Check out the full details and photos at: http://myrtleandme.blogspot.com/ I also posted a photo of an old Dodge truck manual that has instructions for her 318 poly motor and general… Continue

Added by Myrtle on July 5, 2009 at 11:31pm — 1 Comment

Well, back at workamper position.

Well everyone...we are back in Akron, OH. from South Bend KOA. Job did not workout as planned.

Owners were very demanding and users.

We would not recomend working there as workampers, if you do not fit in with their DUO ways of doing things, your out the gate. Dianne was not fast enough on computer, and [supposedly] did many things that irritated the lady owner. Dianne did good when working by herself, but soon as Patricia walked in....everything was being done wrong.

Then… Continue

Added by Charles "Sonny" Cress on July 5, 2009 at 5:03pm — 2 Comments

1964 Travco/Dodge Motor home: New walls and new signal light

I've posted a new blog entry with details of her new signal lights and newly stained interior wood panel walls. See: 1964 travco http://myrtleandme.blogspot.com/

Added by Myrtle on July 5, 2009 at 12:00am — 1 Comment

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