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No New Posts Welcome To The Vintage Shasta Trailer Forum!

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2 2 Rules, Terms and Conditions of the Vintage Shasta
by Atomic Addiction
Sept 13, 2009 23:17:30 GMT -5
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2 63 THE VSTF IS CLOSING!
by artware
May 2, 2014 23:23:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Member Introductions

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35 317 Newbie
by c
Jun 18, 2013 18:39:23 GMT -5

Beginners Guide To Buying A Vintage Trailer

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No New Posts Beginners Guide To Buying A Vintage Trailer

This READ ONLY section is for member created articles to help and guide beginners find, recover and restore a vintage trailer...

5 11 10 Questions to ask before buying a trailer
by LittleVintageTrailer
May 8, 2012 18:35:45 GMT -5

General Shasta Owner's Discussion

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No New Posts Vintage Shasta Owners Discussion

This section is for information and discussion that does not fit in the sections below...

62 1,952 Woo Hoo! FINALLY LOOKING AT ONE TONIGHT~
by hoosierpoet
Jun 18, 2013 22:36:23 GMT -5
No New Posts Shasta Model Specification and Identification Database - 1 Viewing

A "Work-In-Progress" member-generated database to catalog Shasta models of the past...

24 132 Shasta 1500
by vikx
May 8, 2013 1:28:53 GMT -5
No New Posts Title, VIN, and Registration - 1 Viewing

Information and discussion of titling and registering your trailer...

154 1,377 Creating A Year, VIN# and Model Database
by WarPony
Jun 17, 2013 18:28:57 GMT -5
No New Posts Vintage Trailer Insurance and Claims

Provide information about your dealings with insurance of your trailer...

4 69 Help! Ins Co wants to know price when new?
by orbitmonkey
May 31, 2013 19:40:03 GMT -5
No New Posts Winterizing, Storage, and Covers

Discussion of your techniques, how-to's, and tips and tricks...

33 329 Ebay Shasta Covers
by kellykris
Jun 18, 2013 22:32:38 GMT -5
No New Posts Tools

We all love Tools!

8 69 surform
by vikx
Jun 14, 2013 1:21:49 GMT -5

Member's Sites & Restorations

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No New Posts Shasta Owner's Restorations

Share your ongoing Shasta restoration here...

56 1,866 Going all in on our 63 restoration
by ndpap
Jun 18, 2013 18:31:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Shasta Owner's Blogs and Websites

Post your blog or website information here...

105 723 62 Ginger shasta 16sc blog has begun
by Hamlet
Jun 16, 2013 15:23:43 GMT -5

Photos and Videos

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No New Posts Your Shasta Photos or Videos

Share pictures or video of your Shasta...

14 190 Let's see your trailer(s)...
by skinnybumplip
Jun 17, 2013 0:59:26 GMT -5
No New Posts Vintage Shasta Photos

Post those old time photos of Shastas...

1 6 Mexico Trailer we saw!
by 62shastacrazymom
Apr 29, 2013 16:27:47 GMT -5

Interior Restoration Forum

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No New Posts Interior Wall and Ceiling Panels

Section for interior panels and finishes...

17 234 Freshly Painted and new Cabinet Doors
by maj
Jun 18, 2013 21:57:27 GMT -5
No New Posts Cabinets, Countertops, Backsplashes, and Storage

Cabinets, countertops, trim, hardware, tables, and storage...

51 454 Help: Which way do drawer pulls go?
by schweetcruisers
Jun 16, 2013 12:08:14 GMT -5
No New Posts Beds, Seating, Upholstery, Curtains, and Fabrics

Bedding, seating, fabrics, curtains, and upholstery...

19 232 Need a gaucho/sofa mattress??
by Vagabond Blues
Jun 14, 2013 17:13:03 GMT -5
No New Posts Flooring

Section for flooring for your camper...

11 88 metal floor trim
by nomad
Jun 13, 2013 16:56:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Stoves, Ovens, and Microwaves

Covering cooking appliances...

11 80 1975 14' Shasta needs new cooktop
by maryfberry
Jun 18, 2013 22:34:29 GMT -5
No New Posts Refrigerators

Section for ice boxes and refrigerators...

52 349 1975 14' Shasta needs new frig
by maryfberry
Jun 18, 2013 22:29:10 GMT -5
No New Posts Furnaces and Heaters

Information and discussion of furnaces and heaters...

6 40 1964 Astroflyte - Where is my furnace
by kto17
May 7, 2013 21:24:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Interior Accessories

Section for magazine racks, bunks, and accessories...

4 44 Anybody have any recommendations for rechroming???
by txoil
Jun 7, 2013 21:29:39 GMT -5

Exterior Restoration Forum

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No New Posts Wooden Framing and Insulation

Section for the wooden skeleton of your trailer. Also covering the insulation filling the voids...

86 674 Changing the Framing
by Gone Kayaking
Jun 7, 2013 17:11:53 GMT -5
No New Posts Exterior Aluminum Skin, Fasteners, and Drip Rail Edging

Information about the exterior skin, holding it on, and the long drip/awning rail edging of your trailer...

169 1,360 How much is too much to spend on skin replacement?
by schweetcruisers
Jun 17, 2013 22:22:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Exterior Paint, Polish, and Finishes

Paint and polish techniques and tricks...

15 134 Painting over rough paint job.
by txoil
Jun 17, 2013 15:07:27 GMT -5
No New Posts Exterior Doors, Baggage Doors and Screen Doors - 1 Viewing

Repair of locks, hinges, and doors...

112 775 Screen door cleaning?
by hauswife
Jun 11, 2013 15:15:25 GMT -5
No New Posts Windows, Screens, Rock Guards, and Window Drip Caps - 1 Viewing

Restoration of your windows, screens, and frames...

166 1,194 New style of side fixed dinette windows
by Gone Kayaking
Jun 17, 2013 13:49:12 GMT -5
No New Posts Vents and Air Conditioning - 1 Viewing

Section for devices to let the air in...

80 588 Replacing Roof Vents?
by tiajannet
Jun 4, 2013 19:25:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Shasta Badges and Markings - 1 Viewing

Information and restoration of factory badges, decals, and markings...

50 344 Logo Art work HELP ME!!
by rattles
Jun 17, 2013 4:02:40 GMT -5
No New Posts Awnings

Information for your folding or rope and pole awnings...

56 462 Plastic awning attachment
by NomadicMe
Jun 18, 2013 8:39:26 GMT -5
No New Posts Shasta Wings

Discussion of those iconic wings...

83 734 spacers?
by smccusk
Jun 16, 2013 8:36:13 GMT -5

Running Gear- Frame, Axles, Brakes, Wheels, & Tires

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No New Posts Jacks, Stabilizers, Lifting and Leveling

Keeping your camper level...

23 207 Front jack replacement
by tcflyfish
Jun 7, 2013 0:02:15 GMT -5
No New Posts Frame, Bumpers, Axles, Suspension, Brakes, and Brake Controllers

Section for your frame and running gear attached to it....

64 408 1973 model 1400 suspension details
by Bob
Jun 15, 2013 4:13:43 GMT -5
No New Posts Wheels, Tires, and Hubcaps - 1 Viewing

Where the rubber meets the road...

89 568 Bearings repacked but had to use old seals??
by bigbill
Jun 15, 2013 18:33:19 GMT -5

Electrical- Systems, Generators, Batteries, & Lighting

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No New Posts General Electrical Discussion

Section for boxes, switches, connectors, outlets, wiring, and fuses...

41 361 Help! Setting up charging system off my running lights
by bigbill
Jun 17, 2013 7:36:56 GMT -5
No New Posts Interior and Exterior Electric Lighting

Restoration of your interior and exterior lighting...

123 810 :ighting Non-Flamable Shade Paper for Vintage light. Ideas?
by Gone Kayaking
Jun 17, 2013 22:41:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Batteries, Converters, and Inverters - 1 Viewing

Adding 12v systems...

29 200 2009 Shasta Airflyte
by txoil
Jun 18, 2013 19:12:13 GMT -5
No New Posts Generators & Solar Power

Living off of the grid...

10 102 Has anyone built their own solar panels?
by mobiltec
May 7, 2013 22:40:09 GMT -5

Plumbing- Systems & Fixtures

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No New Posts Fresh Water Systems

Fresh water plumbing and tanks...

6 16 water tank?
by mikbaja
Jun 17, 2013 11:51:56 GMT -5
No New Posts Water Heaters, Filters, and Pumps

Upgrading your water system...

10 56 HW tank in a 62? Why not!
by soup
May 19, 2013 5:58:50 GMT -5
No New Posts Sinks, Showers, Toilets, Black Water, and Grey Water Tanks

Information regarding the restoration of your water systems...

45 311 Fresh Water Tank
by schweetcruisers
Apr 22, 2013 20:51:42 GMT -5

LP Gas Systems- Tanks, Plumbing, Lighting & Regulators

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No New Posts Propane Plumbing, Tanks, Hoses, and Regulators

Section to keep you system running properly...

19 122 what do you use for sealant on propane fittings???
by bigbill
May 27, 2013 17:59:47 GMT -5
No New Posts Propane Lighting

Fixtures, globes, mantles...

4 13 site for gas lantern parts
by soup
Nov 14, 2012 5:24:36 GMT -5

Towing, Tow Vehicles, Hitches, & Couplers

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No New Posts Hitches and Couplers

Vehicle hitches, balls, coupler locks...

3 44 Ball mount drop size ???'s
by boneneck
Apr 11, 2013 23:05:50 GMT -5
No New Posts Towing Equipment

Sway control, load stabilizers, and chains...

5 28 Sway question
by bigbill
Jun 16, 2013 22:37:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Tow Vehicles

What do you pull your Shasta with???

3 52 Another Jeep, this one a Wrangler?
by mobiltec
Jun 6, 2013 23:25:44 GMT -5

Collectables

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No New Posts Shasta and Vintage Trailer Collectibles - 1 Viewing

Share your art, toys, models, decorations, wearable's, and advertising...

68 427 Cute trailer wind chimes
by hellonwheels
Jun 1, 2013 18:48:22 GMT -5

Shasta Marketplace

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No New Posts Shasta Trailers For Sale, For Auction, Want to Buy, or For Trade - 2 Viewing

Post your Shasta trailer for sale...

93 698 1963 13' Shasta, Asheville, NC area NM
by garmon
Jun 18, 2013 22:32:20 GMT -5
No New Posts Shasta Parts For Sale, For Auction, Want to Buy, or For Trade

Post your Shasta parts for sale...

28 235 Holiday Stove
by indycarpnter
Jun 18, 2013 12:06:51 GMT -5
No New Posts Misc For Sale, For Auction, Want to Buy, or For Trade

Post your collectables and accessories for sale. No parts in this section...

10 40 Dometic fridge and Wedgewood range F/S Not Miine! $150
by vikx
Jun 3, 2013 2:05:27 GMT -5
No New Posts Camping Equipment For Sale, For Auction, Want to Buy, or For Trade

Post your unwanted new and vintage camping items for sale...

1 1 Marketplace Guidelines- Please Read!!!
by Atomic Addiction
Sept 14, 2009 0:33:21 GMT -5
No New Posts Links for Parts and Repairs

Include links to parts and repairs here.

0 0 No posts have been made on this board.
No New Posts Vendor Information and Reviews

Provide reviews and information about your favorite vendors or parts...

10 179 Metal Trim vendors Hoskins and Muir
by Gone Kayaking
Jun 14, 2013 21:38:37 GMT -5

Camping Information & Equipment

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No New Posts General Camping and Trips Section

Discussion and information of camping with your Shasta. Share your trips here. Ask general camping questions...

50 355 Any HROs out there? Taking My Act On The Road
by smccusk
Jun 12, 2013 20:16:48 GMT -5
No New Posts Camping Equipment

Discussion and reviews of new camping equipment. Discussion and restoration of vintage camping equipment. DIY camping tips and tricks...

3 22 Portable Outhouse?
by mobiltec
Apr 28, 2013 23:54:57 GMT -5

Campgrounds & Attractions

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No New Posts Campground Sites and Reviews

Provide information and reviews of your favorite camping spots...

25 76 Texas coast suggestions please
by maryfberry
Jun 18, 2013 22:43:49 GMT -5
No New Posts Boondocking

Share your best "no fee" camping sites. Discuss how to's, tips and suggestions for non pay sites...

5 34 Dry, Open, and Free Camping on BLM Land
by cowcharge
Feb 20, 2013 17:29:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Roadside Attractions and Destinations

Have you seen the World's Second Largest Ball of Mud???

12 56 First big trip planned.
by boandsusan
Apr 18, 2013 12:03:48 GMT -5

Vintage Trailer Gatherings & Rallies

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No New Posts West Coast Vintage Trailer Gatherings and Rallies

Post your West Coast rally information or review...

40 259 ROSLYN 2013 Vintage Trailer Rally
by 54campin
Jun 17, 2013 23:40:16 GMT -5
No New Posts Mid West Vintage Trailer Gatherings and Rallies

Post your Mid West rally information or review...

17 118 Meet in the Middle Rally..?
by kto17
Jun 7, 2013 19:00:48 GMT -5
No New Posts East Coast Vintage Trailer Gatherings and Rallies

Post your East Coast rally information or review...

39 1,004 Dec 6-8 at Stone Mountain?
by harrison429
Jun 10, 2013 9:59:47 GMT -5
No New Posts International Vintage Trailer Gatherings and Rallies

Post your International rally information or review...

1 1 Gatherings & Rallies Posting Guidelines...
by Atomic Addiction
Sept 14, 2009 0:54:01 GMT -5

Some Other Brand

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No New Posts Some Other Brand

This section is for news and discussion of other brands of vintage trailers (S.O.B.s) that are not Shasta brand trailers. Please keep the topics about vintage or retro inspired trailers.

45 740 No brand envy
by kirkadie
Jun 16, 2013 23:54:16 GMT -5
No New Posts SOB Trailers Trailers For Sale, For Auction, Want to Buy, or For Trade

Other than Shasta Trailers For Sale, For Auction, Want to Buy, or For Trade...

13 127 Vintage 1963 Ranch 12 ft trailer $2500nm
by hoosierpoet
Jun 16, 2013 18:43:21 GMT -5

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