exterior polish

A new Airstream motorhome project

by ARC on March 27, 2015

As we wave goodbye to project winnebago which is now completed and currently residing on the set of a forthcoming blockbuster movie – we seem to be carving a new niche for restoring vintage motorhomes – and this time we’ve got another extra long lovely Airstream RV.

Here you can see the new project with clear coat removal being applied and the trim removed, ready for polishing.

Airstream Motorhome

Airstream Motorhome

Airstream Motorhome


In the workshop today – this wonderfully curvy vintage 1953 Flying Cloud Whaletail Airstream is getting a polish:

1953 Flying Cloud Whaletail Airstream

1953 Flying Cloud Whaletail Airstream

A new luxury project and more work on the Winnebago

15 January 2015

In the workshop today. We’re renovating the exterior on this vintage Airstream which is another new luxury restoration project for 2015: Meanwhile the Winnebago is being fitted with a new aluminium roof:

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Huntsman 68 Airstream – External shots

12 November 2014

As promised here are some external shots from our Huntsman Airstream photo shoot the other week. This is Huntsman 68, the first of two Airstreams we refitted for the Huntsman brand – the second one is now finished too and we’ll be having a photo shoot with that one too, so stay tuned for more [...]

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In the workshop – more work on the lodges

10 September 2014

In the workshop today we’re still working away on this pair of Airstreams which are going to be turned into glamorous lodges for one of our customers. Here you can see the first lodge after the new and old aluminium has been polished: Here the second lodge is having some new aluminium fitted: And here’s [...]

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The lodges get a polish

5 September 2014

In the ARC workshop today, these two Airstream lodges are getting a polish: The new chassis is fitted onto the 1968 Airstream: And the new window frame is in place:

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Pool House Polish

2 September 2014

In the ARC workshop today: the Airstream Pool House projects is close to completion and is getting an extra polish:

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More work on the lodges and the pool house Airstream

18 August 2014

In the ARC workshop today – we’re doing some more work on the Airstream lodges. Here you can see a new floor going into lodge 1: Meanwhile Chris has been polishing the wheel arches on the pool house Airstream and making them gleam:

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Brake repairs and Pool House polishing

11 July 2014

In the ARC workshop today – Richard is working on the brakes on this Airstream Safari: Have a look at those Safari springs: The original interior of the Safari: Meanwhile, in the finishing shed, the Airstream pool house is getting a polish:

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Airstream polishing indoors

11 June 2014

In the ARC workshop today: As regular readers will know, we’ve recently moved to a new workshop with two huge sheds – one for engineering and the other for fitting and finishing, which means we can now polish the Airstreams indoors. This significantly cuts down on the polishing time as we no longer have to [...]

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