Monthly Archives: June 2016


Featured Trailer for sale – 1960 Winnebago 12′

Here is a link to the classified ad: http://www.tincantourists.com/classified/showproduct.php?product=10537&title=1960-winnebago-12&cat=3 1960 winnebago 12′ Quantity Buy It Now Price Views Date Posted 1 $7,500.00 236 Sat June 25, 2016 Asking Price Shipping Amount Condition $7,500.00 None Great Description: Listing my 1960 Minnie Winnie. It has never leaked, Inside is original wood clean and […]


2016 Fall Gathering Registration

If you would like to register for the Fall Gathering, go to https://tincantourists.com/blog/event/fall-gathering/, print out the registration form and put it in the mail postmarked on July 6th. The registrations received with the correct postmark will be randomly selected to provide Camp with a list for them to call for site […]


Airstream: America’s World Traveler – A book review by Hunt Jones 1

Airstream:  America’s World Traveler A book review by Hunt Jones   Amazon link – https://www.amazon.com/Airstream-Americas-Traveler-Patrick-Foster/dp/0760349991/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1466985449&sr=8-1&keywords=airstream+america%27s+world+traveler      “King of the Road” is Patrick Foster’s term in the Introduction to his newest book describing America’s longest produced recreational vehicle.  Airstream America’s World Traveler was just released in June 2016.  If you are interested […]


Coshocton Tribune: Tin Can Tourists open house takes visitors back in time

Read the who story at: http://www.coshoctontribune.com/story/news/2016/06/25/tin-can-tourists-open-house-takes-visitors-back-time/86386512/ Ten years ago, Gail Hinshaw of Worthington bought a 1967 Serro Scotty trailer for $100 that not only had a hole in the roof, but was “rotting,” she said with a chuckle. After a total refurbishment that included replacing the closet with a bathroom, she […]


Trailer rentals – The Flying Ham

Read the full story at http://finance.yahoo.com/news/how-a-bright-red-vintage-trailer-inspired-a-young-couple-s-business-161247995.html A great business starts with one idea, or in the case of Morgan Gliko, one tiny trailer. After having their first child in 2011, Morgan and his wife Ashley fell into an exhausting routine. They were two ships passing in the night as she […]


19th Annual Gathering Retrospective 2

A few weeks back we asked for feedback on the 19th Annual Gathering with was held at Camp Dearborn in Milford Michigan. The amount of feedback was fantastic (115 Individual comments) and based on the information, we plan to make some changes in our Fall rally this year and Spring […]


From the Classifieds – 1950 Airstream Cruiser [25′]

http://www.tincantourists.com/classified/showproduct.php?product=10493&title=1950-airstream-cruiser-25&cat=3 My studio designed the 75th Anniversary Limited Edition Bambi for Airstream. I built this custom 1950 Airstream Cruiser for a California couple who used it as a “guesthouse/lounge” at their summer home in the Adirondacks in upstate NY. It was used only in the summer months for two seasons […]


Window Frame Cleaning 101 1

Window Frame Cleaning 101 by Dominick Bertolini – VTR Ok so many folks have asked my process for getting your nasty corroded windows to like this. First I purchase a product from Aircraft Spruce called Alumiprep 33. Here is the link. http://www.aircraftspruce.com/catal…/cspages/alodine1001.php Then I purchase two mortar mixing trays from […]


Caravan Finder on the Annual Gathering

Here is the link to the Caravan Finder teaser on the 19th Annual Gathering that will be shown on the June 20th. Here’s the link. The teaser starts at 22:24. We’ll still have to wait a fortnight (that’s 2 weeks for those in the US) Caravan Finder TV | Purchasing new […]