Month: August 2011

Weber Barbecue Airstream in Wales

If you’re thinking of doing some barbecuing this bank holiday weekend and you want to check out a good example of our Airstream restoration work, then why not go and visit the Weber Barbecue Airstream as it continues it’s tour around Britain? This project that we finished earlier this year has been touring the country…

Meet the Team 3 – Will

Will is the newest member of the ARC team and started at the end of June. He has just graduated from Somerset College of Technology with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Will’s work at American Retro Caravans varies but is mainly focussed on fabrication and repairs. He loves working with his hands: “Anything to do…

Meet the Team 2 – Dave

Meet Dave Dave has been working at American Retro Caravans since April. He has been working for himself as a carpenter since he was 18, building kitchens, cabinets and various other bespoke woodwork projects. Since joining the team at ARC, Dave has taken the position of ‘King Laminator’ laminating the interior of the Airstreams, alongside…

Progress in the 50’s Diner Style Airstream

Remember this one from the beginning of July? We made a custom cream and black Amtico tiled floor to compliment the cream walls in this 50’s diner inspired Airstream. Well now the kitchen and upholstered seating are in and you can really see that it’s starting to take shape.