Repairs are done to the floor deck before installing the new bamboo flooring.
The electrical wiring is run throughout before insulation and aluminum wall panels are put in.
Insulation goes in before the wall panels get put up. The original fiberglass endcaps are sanded, primed and painted.
This particular coach came without the standard front window, so a vintage replacement window is located and installed into the dining area of this vintage beauty.
This photo shows a new step unit installed.
Looking in through the back window, you can see part of the bed platform in the back, the side of the galley base cabinets and the aluminum liner panels on the walls. All of the cabinetry and bulkheads are done out of a birch.
An overall view of the new bamboo floor, aluminum wall panels and painted fiberglass endcap. Each endcap was painted a different metallic color to denote the different 'rooms' of the trailer.
The beginning frames of a built-in, hidden pantry are seen here
A detail shot of a finished bench seat. There are storage compartments located both in the bench and in the seat back.
A view of the galley cabinets being built in place is shown through the back window. The bed frame is in and the aft lavatory wall to the right has been installed. All built-ins and bulk-heads are made of Birch.
The new dining area houses a drop down table that converts into a second bed, a custom overhead cabinet with built-in wine rack, stereo and speakers, and designer fabrics by Architex and Arc-Com on the cushions.
Clips attached to the wall help hold the drop down table top in position whether being used as a table or a bed platform.
A shot of the aluminum wetbath with stainless shower fixtures.
An Angela Adams print fabric by Architex ws used for the bed bumper while a faux suede from Arc-Com covers the custom made mattress. A small, Airstream reading light protrudes from the wall towards the head of the bed.
An overall view of the aft end of the trailer shows part of the galley area as well as the main sleeping area. A flat screen televesion is wall-mounted on a pivot arm for easy viewing from both the front and rear of the coach.
The entire outside body of the trailer was given a new polish before leaving.
Ready to hit the road with new, custom spare tire rack and powder coated wheel .
1963 Airstream Bambi 15'; This particular gem was stripped downto the bare essentials, cleaned up, and then given a complete remodel on the interior.