'85 Shasta 1850

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by Dave & Mariefe, Nov 5, 2018.

  1. Dave & Mariefe

    Dave & Mariefe New Member

    Nov 5, 2018
    Fresno, CA
    Aloha All!

    My wife and I just bought a super old pop-up from a neighbor friend. He had it in his yard for 20 years and never used it. Been bugging him for years to let me buy it and work on it and he finally caved. Paid about nothing for it and got it in the backyard just today.

    Now the fun part. Big project and needs a lot of work. Need to replace interior ceiling panels and make the top waterproof to begin with. Replace lights with strip LEDs and such.

    Interior I am good at. Exterior is another thing. I really want to strip the exterior and repaint. Been reading through all the tons of threads and still no clue what method I will go with.

    Just wanted to pop in and say Aloha and that I will be spending a lot of time her seeing what everyone has done with theirs. Probably would've been cheaper to spend more and get a newer pop-up, but I'd really like to fix this up as his family has very fond memories of it.

  2. joet

    joet Well-Known Member

    Mar 16, 2011
    Elkins WV area
    Welcome from the mountains of West Virginia
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    megcabra Well-Known Member

    Welcome and greetings from North Carolina to the exciting world of Pop-Up camping!
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    Raycfe Waterford Ct.

    Oct 3, 2007
    Waterford, Ct
    Greetings from the Connecticut shoreline.
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    BikeNFish Well-Known Member

    Apr 24, 2017
    Maplewood, MN
    Hello and welcome from Minnesota!
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    WrkrBee Well-Known Member

    May 23, 2018
    South Carolina
    Welcome to the Portal from South Carolina.
  7. kcsa75

    kcsa75 Well-Known Member

    Sep 9, 2013
    Kansas City
    Congratulations on the NTU Pup and Welcome to the forum from Midway USA. [:)C]
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    Shaman1 Well-Known Member

    May 13, 2011
    Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
    Welcome from Oklahoma
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    PopUpSteve Administrator

    Dec 22, 2002
    Malvern, PA
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  10. nineoaks2004

    nineoaks2004 Every meal is a picnic and every Day is a holiday

    Oct 15, 2006
    Graceville, Florida
    Welcome from N/W Fl Panhandle .Congrats on the "oldie but goody" by the time you get it repaired /re-modeled you will be an expert on it and know every thing there is to know about it. Good Luck with the project and Happy Camping.

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