Airstream

Airstream Aircon cover goes on

In the ARC workshop today, Richard is fixing this Aircon cover back in place. Although the owner of this Airstream has had the air conditioning unit removed, they decided to re-fit the original cover in keeping with the rest of the original fittings rather patching the gap in the interior.

Sliding door

This photo shows one side of the sliding door system in the Poolhouse Airstream project. Once finished, the sliding doors will just disappear into the wall on each side of the opening. The sliding door gear makes light work of the doors opening. Stay tuned to the blog for a better look at it once this Airstream project is finished!

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The trim goes back onto the Zilverline

by ARC on April 11, 2014

Airstream trim

In the ARC workshop today: The trim is going back onto the Zilverline Airstream – here you can see Chris drilling and then riveting the trim back on.

Airstream trim

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The Zilverline gets a polish

4 April 2014

In the ARC workshop today – the 1971 Zilverline Overlander is getting a good polish.

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Progress on the Airstream Pool House project

2 April 2014

In the ARC Workshop today: Work on the Airstream Pool House project is progressing well. Here you can see the made to measure drawers waiting outside the Airstream, ready to go in. Here’s Richard evening out the adhesive before laminating on the finished gloss white surface for the Pool House fitted furniture. Once laminated the [...]

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The Airstream Pool House interior takes shape

28 March 2014

In the ARC workshop today – the interior of the Airstream Pool House project is starting to take shape. Here you can see Darren and Richard fine-tuning the wall panel, ready to go inside. Meanwhile, inside the Airstream, work on constructing the sofa and kitchen units is well underway – here you can see the [...]

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Underfloor Heating in the 56 Safari

26 March 2014

In the workshop today, the floor of the 1956 Airstream Safari is finished, with underfloor heating installed and insulated wheel arches, all ready for the next phase of the restoration.

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Airstream parts

21 March 2014

In the workshop today – we have some parts going out to customers. these two windows from our parts department are going to the owner of a 1973 Ambassador. We have an online shop selling new Airstream parts and accessories and also have lots of vintage parts in stock – too many to list individually. [...]

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Progress on the Airstream Safari

20 March 2014

In the ARC workshop today – work is progressing on the Airstream Safari project. Here you can see Richard riveting the end caps in place. Then the floor is marked out ready for interior fitting. Watch this space for exciting developments!

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Working on the Zilverline

19 March 2014

In the workshop today, the team are working on the Airstream Zilverline. Chris is giving it a really good polish. In this first photo you can see where the corners have been polished and he’s ready to make a start on the central panel.

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End Caps for the 56 Safari

12 March 2014

In the ARC Workshop today: these end caps are being fitted in the 1956 Airstream Safari. Here’s a pic of them on the ground, prior to being fitted. Here they are in situ, layered over felt insulation and our standard Airtek insulation. Close up of the 2 insulation layers

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