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Auto Parts U Pull in NC
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Auto Parts U PullShelby Location:1025 County Home RdShelby, NC 28152Charlotte Location:9820 Statesville RdCharlotte, NC 28269Auto Parts U Pull…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rodney Boyette Aug 15, 2017.

how many members with nomads travel trailers?

i have a 63 and was hoping to see pictures of other nomads.Continue

Started Aug 31, 2012

any salvage yards for vintage campers around charlotte nc?
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i need a large piece of sheetmetal to fix two large curious what caused them.they were covered by vents when i got it.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by richard nance May 16, 2012.


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richard nance replied to Valorie Pouzar's discussion HELP! How do we hook up the break lights etc for our 1969 camper?
"the problem is probably a bad ground."
Jul 1
richard nance replied to William smith's discussion anyone ever try to remove an RV from its frame
"id suggest a  Reciprocating Saw"
Jun 30
richard nance commented on Tom Willis's blog post Looking for 1960 - 1980 Vintage Pop Up Campers
"i saw a vw camper for sale in matthews nc sunday."
Jun 20
richard nance commented on George Darren Bush's photo


"that thing looks guess mid 1970s?"
Jun 15
richard nance commented on CHESTER DRAWERS's photo


"that must have been stored under shelter.1978?"
May 31
richard nance replied to Mara's discussion 78 sportscoach transmission help
"she says it works when she puts fluid in sounds like the fluid keeps leaking out.i wouldn't put brake fluid in buy transmission stop leak at the auto parts store.if the governer was bad she wouldn't have first gear…"
May 5
richard nance commented on Bill Betts's album
Mar 25
richard nance replied to Greg Fenning's discussion Old Nomad
"its about time more nomads started showing up on here."
Feb 28
richard nance replied to Lisa Dowd's discussion Spartenette Tandem 1950 replacement of the hitch
"if the trailer doesn't have brakes installed you might get that brake system where rearward pressure on the hitch forces fluid into the brakes. i haven't used this but i…"
Feb 13
richard nance commented on Michael Pahl's photo


"i really like those wheels.mustang?did you need spacers?i have two 91 aerostars not campers."
Feb 4
richard nance commented on Michael Pahl's album
Feb 4
richard nance replied to Larry Storm's discussion Brakes, drum to disc conversion ?
"my only thoughts is the front brakes do 80 percent of the braking.thats why so many cars and trucks came front disc/rear drums.thats because when you hit your brakes the weight transfers toward the front.don't take my word for is your…"
Jan 21
richard nance posted a status
"anyone need three four lug dexter wheels?there is some for sale on facebook."
Jan 15
richard nance commented on Lakota Wolf's photo

cheap wireless rearview camera

"so where do i get it?"
Dec 18, 2017
richard nance replied to Isadora (Izzy) Duncan's discussion Bought a Frolic tonight.
"it sat there 35 years and the tires still hold air?any water leaks/damage?"
Dec 13, 2017
richard nance replied to Isadora (Izzy) Duncan's discussion Bought a Frolic tonight.
"i like it."
Dec 11, 2017

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i was given a 1963?nomad travel slowly getting it usable.

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axle and springs

i pulled out the axle and springs because i was concerned about their condition.i wire wheeled off all the rust.the stuff looked good to me other than pitting.i primed it all with rustoleum rusty metal primer and top coated with rustoleum flat black enamel.i wire brushed the frame in the spring area and primered and painted that too.i put it back together using new grade 8 bolts and nuts.i had replaced and greased the bearings earlier..i also wire wheeled the tounge and hitch and painted…


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At 8:34pm on June 8, 2017, Paul Westberg said…
Truck is a 69. I bought it with 100,000 miles and did a complete rebuild.
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Over got a few. I don't know how to add/send them to you.
At 10:38pm on August 12, 2013, Lakota Wolf said…

Very nice rig,, Love the original wood. 

At 12:16am on November 16, 2011, William Briggs said…
It's amazing a trailer that small can sleep five adults.



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