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In the workshop today…

by ARC on September 16, 2014

In the ARC workshop today – we’re making more progress on the two Airstream lodges:

Here you can see the chassis on this one has been sprayed and is now ready for us to refit the ball hitch:

Airstream lodge

In this photo, the same Airstream is having copper end caps fitted. There is a protective film covering it but we cant wait to see it:

Airstream lodge

Here you can see the insulation which has been fitted, along with first fix electrics in place and the flooring in:

Airstream lodge

Now the basics are done, here is a hint of what is to come for this pair of Airstreams with zebrano cabinets being made…

Airstream lodge

In the workshop

by ARC on June 18, 2014

In the ARC workshop today – we’re working on lots of different bits and pieces and the new workshop is also coming together as well – check out the door to the office for instance – how cool is this?

office door at the airstream workshop

This Airstream is getting a new aluminium underbelly…

Aluminium underbelly

Here’s Richard working on the bathroom counter tops for the Pool House Airstream

Pool house cabinets

The polishing is nearly finished on this one and you can see Richard working on the Airstream Pool House in the other building from here.

Airstream polishing

Here you can see some plumbing and electrics snaking across the floor before being restored in this Airstream Land Yacht project

Airstream electrics and plumbing

Airstream repairs

Colour Changing LEDs in the Bar Serving Hatch

2 September 2013

In the workshop today – it’s busy, busy, busy ¬†as this complicated electrical system is fitted to the Bar Airstream – this will be powering everything in the Airstream including the awesome colour changing LEDs around the custom-cut serving hatch – these lights will help guide thirsty revellers towards the Airstream at dark festivals…

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The Doom Bar Airstream is nearly finished

11 March 2013

In the workshop today – some more snaps of the Doom Bar Airstream which is pretty much finished. Hopefully we’ll be having a pro shoot of this one in all it’s glory before it goes off to work.

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In the workshop today – A toilet goes in

1 February 2013

In the workshop today this new toilet is being installed to complement an original interior. These clients have dropped in to discuss their new electrics installed by Darren.

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Airstream Interior goes back in

14 December 2012

In the wokshop today: hard at work fitting the original interior and vehicle electrics into this Airstream now that the new floor has been laid.

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Lava Lamp Lighting

11 May 2012

Back to the Lava Lamp Airstream today and a closer look at the lighting. As previously mentioned, the whole design is based on the inside of the Lava Lamp and there’s one recessed into the wall between the kitchen and the rear seating area: Running along the ceiling is a panel fitted with hundreds of [...]

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Meet the Team #7 – Terry

24 January 2012

This is Terry the American Retro caravans electrician. He has been working for the company since it started and has known Darren for years. Terry does all the electrical jobs on the caravans and really enjoys the work as the Airstreams are something different from the norm. He gets to work with several different types [...]

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Insulation and Hatches are fitted to an Airstream

15 November 2011

In the workshop today: New insulation, new hatches and part of the first fix electrics are being fitted to this Airstream. The exterior has started to be polished.

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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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