September 2011

Damaged Airstream – Repaired!

by ARC on September 29, 2011

Remember this insurance job that came in a few months ago?

It was a 31ft Airstream Sovereign that had been involved in a bad smash. Well here’s a few pics of the repair job undertaken at American Retro Caravans:

Repaired Airstream

Repaired Airstream

Repaired Airstream

Cafe Airstream

by ARC on September 26, 2011

Cafe Airstream

So the Cafe Airstream Deluxe catering unit is now finished and heading out into the world. The new owners are currently building a website for the business so we’ll update you with details of that as soon as we have them and we’ll let you know where the Cafe is going to be out and about at events next year so you can go and check it out.

Here are a few more pictures of the completed project and you can see more on the catering and bars section of our main website.

Cafe Airstream

Cafe Airstream

Selena describes her inspiration for working at ARC

20 September 2011

At age 12 I saw my first bow top caravan, and wished with all my heart that I lived in one. By 16 I had earned enough to buy an old shepherds hut and an old wooden farm cart on which to build a bow top. Having no idea exactly how I might do that, [...]

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Running lights being fitted to an Airstream

14 September 2011

In the workshop today: vehicle electrics ie running lights are being fitted to a 30ft Airstream by Mark our qualified vehicle electrician.

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Meet the Team 4 – Selena

12 September 2011

Selena has been working at American Retro Caravans since January “I only came to help for a month as a stop-gap but I’m still here!” Selena finds working for ARC very exciting because the work is so varied and she finds herself doing something different every day – from speaking to clients on the phone, [...]

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A well travelled Airstream

6 September 2011

These photos show one of our finished Airstreams taken outside our client’s Scottish residence. They have just returned from taking the Airstream to Cannes – we hope to bring you some pics of that soon. We always like to see our Airstreams being used and having adventures once they have been restored.

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