Episode 246: Flip Your Frame!

Join host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde as they discuss this weeks topics. 

 

 

 

Ultimate trailer backup video
Installing a cell phone booster
Axle alignment needed?
’75 Excella frame support
Flipping a frame
Airbags for axles?
Welding a 70’s cracked door frame
Fix or replace a 70’s KT lock
LT Tires or ST?
 

Release Date: 02-05-2016
Running time:  53:13

Episode 245: Bulkheads and Bathrooms

Join host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde as they discuss this weeks topics. 

 

 

 

Snow is coming!
Removing a bathroom mirror on a ’64 Globetrotter
Evening out a trailer skin
Finding vintage appliance parts
Replacing window clips on a ’67
Replacing axles on a Silver Streak
Replacing sealing seam tape?
Bulkheads and cabinets on a ’56
Working on cabinet drawers
Attaching cabinets to the wall
How to replace bulkheads
Building a shower enclosure
 

Release Date: 01-22-2016
Running time:  01:04:26

Episode 244: New Year, Old Trailers

Join host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde as they discuss this weeks topics. 

 

 

 

Campfires
Converting to torsion axles
Grey tanks on a ’53
Tank size and location
Frame protection
POR15 vs Rustoleum
No power on running light
Using rivnuts
What insulation to use
Multimeter recommendation
 
 

Release Date: 01-08-2016
Running time:  54:10

Episode 243: Merry Airstream

Join host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde as they discuss this weeks topics. 

 

 

 

12 Days of Vintage recap
Vintage Trailer Academy for 2016?
Fixing a ’66 corning window
Re-using tanks on a ’67?
VTS tanks
Dry ice blasting
What’s the most time consuming part of polishing
Installing a wood stove
Identifying clearcoat
Airstream stocking stuffers
 

Release Date: 12-11-2015
Running time:  45:29

Episode 242: A Whale of a Time!

Join host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde as they discuss this weeks topics. 

 

 

 

Winterize time!
Pismo Beach Rally
Alumapalooza 7
Installing window glazing on a 65 Caravel
Adjusting a door on a 77 Tradewind
Help to ID an Airstream
It’s a whale tail!
Installing bellypan on a 1960 Safari
Plumbing tank design
Flexible solar panel mounting
Significance of serial numbers
Converted from leaf springs to torsion axles
How to stop shearing rivets
What year’s my trailer?
Shower ideas for an 18’
 
 
 

Release Date: 11-13-2015
Running time:  01:08:06

Episode 241: Fishing for Wires!

Join host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde as they discuss this weeks topics. 

 

 

 

Pismo Beach Rally registration
Colin’s 1964 Bambi II
1978 Trade Wind ceiling fan
12vdc wiring in a vintage trailer
What’s my switch for?
Fishing wires in my trailer
Coating the roof?
Olympic rivets sizes
Axles and brakes for a 54-56 Globetrotter
Escape hatch
 
 

Release Date: 10-30-2015
Running time:  01:01:16

Episode 240: Tim's Lucky Day!

Join host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde as they discuss this weeks topics. 

 

 

 

Jackson Rancheria Rally
Tim’s lucky day
Replacing a shower mixer
Refrigerator venting
Installing a microwave
Waterproofing a shower
Matching a curve with a story stick
Lightning protection
Water filtration
 

Release Date: 10-16-2015
Running time:  58:22

Episode 239: Streaking for Airstreams

Join host Tim Shephard and Panel Pro Colin Hyde as they discuss this weeks topics. 

 

 

 

Rally Time!
Solar controllers
Running out of gas
Black streaks on Airstream
Frame issues on a 1975
Making a peeling clearcoat presentable
Using acid wash to even the appearance
Building an aluminum frame
Top shows for newbies

Release Date: 10-02-2015
Running time:  46:21