Tag: 1960s

Vintage Airstreams

A new Winnebago project and 2 historic Airstreams

In the workshop today – this RV isn’t very old (or an Airstream) but it is the second large mobile home that has been sent to us by a certain film directpr to be transformed into a little home-from-home for him when he is on set. You may remember Winnie the Winnebago – our project…

Airstream progress

2 Airstream projects taking shape

In the workshop today – the huge 34ft tri-axle Airstream projects is really coming along well now. With powder coated walls, copper end caps and pippy oak. The original sofa bed is going to be re-upholstered.   Elsewhere in the workshop Luke is templating an end cap ready for use when our next copper delivery arrives. The…

More work on Huntsman 65

In the workshop today – work is progressing steadily on the Huntsman 65 Airstream. Here you can see more work to repair the underbelly of the Airstream: In this picture the bathroom sections are being fitted in the bedrooom ensuite which also features a bespoke cocktail cabinet: Dave cuts one of the wall sections ready…

In the workshop today: tweed and veneer!

In the workshop today, work is progressing on the pair of Airstream lodges as attention turns to the interior of these luxury projects. Here you can see tweed wall panels which have been fitted into the 1968 Airstream with zebrano veneer in the bathroom: Looking into the bathroom of the same Airstream: Here is a…

In the workshop: A tale of two Safaris

This Airstream Safari is all polished and shiny (above) – ready for summer. Inside you can see the new seating structure and TV (below). And as one project nears completion – a new one begins! Here’s one we have just picked up from Port, a 1960 safari in the workshop for new lights, 240 electricity…

For Sale: 24ft 1964 Airstream Tradewind

This beautiful classic 1964 Tradewind is for sale – please contact us for further details and to see more photos. We are able to source most Airstream models via our reliable contacts in the States. We are experienced at importing and transporting Airstreams and can collect it and carry out any necessary repairs or refurbishments…

A new bathroom

In the workshop today: this Airstream has been fitted with a new bathroom, featuring an original 1960s basin and tap. The owner wanted the new bathroom to fit in with the interior of the Airstream.

A 1960s Overlander comes in for some work

In the ARC workshop today this 1960’s Airstream Overlander has come in for an interior update and a re-buff all ready for the spring. It’s so nice to have some spring sunshine here after all that snow and rain! Keep your eyes on the blog for the results of last week’s photoshoot – coming very…

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