Just Wanted to Pat Myself on the Back.

Discussion in 'The Other Stuff' started by Flamingo Guy, Mar 18, 2018.

  1. Flamingo Guy

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    Stained and sealed all of the "Genuine Imitation Woodgrain Paneling" on a cold and damp day. So why not accelerate the drying time with an ancient Coleman time bomb! LMAO! On a lighter note...it's super toasty in here! 20180328_173704-1.jpg
     
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  2. Flamingo Guy

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    20180328_185145.jpg And installed an outlet with USB ports... for the little Flamingos
     
  3. neighbormike

    neighbormike Well-Known Member

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    Looking good Flamingo!!
     
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  4. PointyCamper

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    Looks good. I love your vinyl! Way cool.
     
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  5. Flamingo Guy

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    That's the origional flooring from 1972!
     
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  6. NorthernSpirit

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    So tacky but so cool! Love it! Your PUP, not what you did with it!
     
  7. Flamingo Guy

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    I know! What the hell were they thinking back then! LOL!
     
  8. Flamingo Guy

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    And I just now realized, the table folds down to make an additional bed! BONUS! 20180408_150922.jpg
     
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  9. Whiteycracker

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    All of these look AMAZING!! Adding tires soon and wheel bearings also before our 1st trip of the season. I love etrailer!!
     
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  10. Flipped in NH

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    So happy to see another back entrance pup. We recently purchased a neglected 1974 Jayco Flipper with back opening. Currently in the midst of an interior rehab and bought new canvas. Somewhere in its past, the bed wings had been replaced and we’ve been trying to figure out what they were originally.

    How do your bed wings close up? Are they on hinges or slides like the newer ones?
     
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  11. neighbormike

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    Never heard of a Jayco Flipper, but intrigued... would love to see pictures!!
     
  12. Flamingo Guy

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    They just fold up. Like the Cox ad says...it's one, two, three, easy.
     
  13. roybraddy

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    Nice work.... Being a OFF-ROAD guy I would want to replace those small wheels right off the bat haha...

    My 4200 lb trailer has 15-inch OFF_ROAD wheels under it... I can get some serious mud on my tires...

    Have a Texas Coors LONG NECK on me...

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  14. Flamingo Guy

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  15. roybraddy

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    As we former Texans would say... "YOU BET" !!!

    I really love my 12-foot box OFF-ROAD CAMPER along with it 4X5 foot front deck but here of late I am starting to like the smaller size two wheel off-road TERRA TYPE Trailers. Everything is is done outside where possible and one sleeps in a TENT SETUP above the small trailer...

    Wood looks something like this

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    The rear outside kitchen access looks like this...
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    Then i would pull this with off-road JEEP setup sometimes...
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    Or my 4WD Truck if I needed more camping supplies...
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    Roy Ken
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  16. fourhallatts

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    I love it!
     
  17. Flipped in NH

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    Well... I was going to wait until it is finished but here it is in the rough and the ONLY photo I could find on the net of it with canvas. Bear Creek canvas did a great job of retrofit
     

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  18. nineoaks2004

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

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    had one of these, I flattened the top, we would take it out in the boat and sit the coffee pot on the flat top and have good, hot and fresh coffee and even cooked sausage for sandwiches.
     
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  19. jorgewolfe

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    My thoughts exactly!!
     
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