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==== Help us create documentation about all of the different trailer and RV manufacturers ==== This is intended to allow people find information about their trailer/RV and manufacturer, or if it isn't listed yet - place what you know for other owners be able to see. Check out the page dedicated to your trailer and edit it to add any bits of information you have learned. [[Listing of Manufacturers]] [[Trailer Identification Resources]] [[Trailer Manufacturers by State]] ==== Member Pages ==== This is intended to allow Tin Can Tourist Members create a personalized page of their trailers and tow vehicles. Feel free to share as much or as little as you feel comfortable with. Share a picture, tell a story, tell people about yourself, etc. [[Listing of TCT Member pages]] Duguay, Ron and Lora This is our 1985 Nissan 720 pick up Mirage Eagle RV. {{:dscn3596.jpg|}} This Mirage comes equipped with a 4 cylinder Z24 engine with a 5 speed overdrive standard transmission. {{:dscn3597.jpg|}} This Mirage, when I purchased it had 24,000 original miles. We have now added 3,000 no problem camping miles. {{:dscn3598.jpg|}} This is a one piece fiberglass camper top, molded onto a Nissan 720 pick up. {{:dscn3748.jpg|}} The drive train on this Mirage on the rear has dually wheels. {{:dscn3600.jpg|}} This picture shows the door in door. {{:dscn3760.jpg|}} This picture shows the door in door full opening. {{:dscn3767.jpg|}} Mirage comes with a 16 gallon capacity gas tank and gets 20 mpg at 65 miles an hour. {{:dscn3764.jpg|}} This photo shows the refrigerator, the pantry, kitchen stove and sink, as well as water storage closet. {{:dscn3768.jpg|}} This is an interior shot of the dinette, the porta potty and clothes closet with storage above seating area, as well as underneath the seats. {{:dscn3769.jpg|}} This is a view from the opening from the front seating area that goes into the back of the RV or the top sleeping berth. {{:dscn3788.jpg|}} This is the driver's side. Options include tilt steering wheel, power steering, cruise control, am fm radio and original cassette player! Power brakes. {{:copy_of_dscn3778.jpg|}} This is the passenger side with lots of roomy leg space and seats with lumbar support. {{:copy_of_dscn3776.jpg|}} This is the upper sleeping berth, sleeps two, open to the cab. {{:dscn3787.jpg|}} This is the dinette, which folds down and turns into another sleeping area for two. {{:dscn3782.jpg|}} This is the kitchen area. {{:copy_of_dscn3772.jpg|}} This picture is showing the privacy drape around the porta potty, with plenty of overhead lighting, as well as storage. {{:copy_of_dscn3770.jpg|}} This is the propane stove and sink. {{:dscn3783.jpg|}} This is the porta potty. {{:copy_of_dscn3773.jpg|}} A view into the back from the driver's side. {{:copy_of_dscn3779.jpg|}} A view into the back from the passenger side. {{:dscn3780.jpg|}} A central view right out the back door. {{:dscn3777.jpg|}} {{:picasabackground-003.jpg|}} This last picture is the most recent. Lora and I have owned this vehicle for four years and have logged on 16,000 fun miles. I have added new hubcaps, as we lost one original hubcap on a trip to Key West. I have also added a new front grill and original size roof air conditioner. We are looking forward to attending the St. Andrews State Park, Tin Can Tourists Event and seeing all the other wonderful vintage trailers, motorhomes and RVs. Thank you for taking a look at our pictures and we look forward to meeting you in the future. The Duguay's ==== Tin Can Tourists History ==== [[TCT History and images from the past]] [[Tell us why you like TCT Rallies]] [[Tin Can Tourists in the news]] [[European Tin Can Tourists]] [[Tin Can Tourists Trademark]] [[Our Trip to Florida]] [[LONG, LONG, TRAILERS]] - 1939 British News reel on the Tin Can Tourists [[TCT Info brought to the RV/MH Museum]] [[TCT at Cedar Point]] ==== Resources for TCT Representatives ==== [[Guidelines for State Representatives]] ==== Tin Can Tourist Rallies ==== === Hosting a Rally === [[Definition of an Official Tin Can Tourists Rally]] [[Components of a successful Rally]] [[New Member Orientation process]] [[TCT Vintage Trailer Rallies]] - we get many requests from campgrounds about having a gathering in their park. Here are guidelines we have developed for TCT participation. [[http://www.tincantourists.com/2015-TCT-Brochure.pdf|Tin Can Tourists Brochure]] [[https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/13393911/montana%20graphic.tiff|Graphic you can use for name tags]] [[2012 National TCT Rally Weekend]] [[2013 National TCT Rally Weekend]] === Rally Recaps === [[2008 11th Annual Rally]] [[2008 Fleetwood Country Cruizin]] [[2008 Vicksburg Old Car Festival]] ==== Vintage Trailer Information ==== There are always lessons to be learned - and sometimes the only way to learn these is to go thru it. While we hope that no one goes thru these woes... being prepared can keep folks only getting shaken and not stirred.. [[Checklists - Helpful reminders]] {{:branham1940trailers.pdf|Here's a great old reference from 1940. It shows the various locations of trailer serial numbers.}} [[Trailer towing information]] [[Where to search for your Vintage Camper]] [[What is my Vintage Trailer Worth]] [[Vintage Trailer Rentals]] [[Vintage Homebuilt Trailers- Plans and Photos]] [[Vintage Trailer Videos on the Internet]] [[Travelogue with pictures of a 1937 trip in a 1936 Travelo being towed by a 1932 Oldsmobile]] [[Vintage trailers used for unique work environments]] [[Vintage Trailer Restoration Information]] [[Towing a Vintage Trailer - What everyone needs to know]] [[Vintage License Plates]] [[http://astore.amazon.com/tincantourists00|Vintage Trailer Books and reviews]] [[Vintage Trailer Websites]] [[http://motors.search.ebay.com/vintage_Towable-RVs-Campers_W0QQfsooZ2QQfsopZ6QQsacatZ50060|Search Ebay for that Vintage travel trailer]] [[1963 Trailer Specifications]] [[Vintage trailer Stonehenge]] [[History of Auto Camping]] [[http://www.myvintagetraveltrailer.com/|Vintage Trailer Comparisons]] [[Hilton Head Concours d'Elegance and Motoring Festival 2009]] [[Camper Titles and Vehicle Registration]] [[Tips for protecting your camper against theft]] [[Trailer Tail Light wiring troubleshooting]] [[Celebrating 100 Years of Travel by RV]] ==== Vintage Trailer Insurance ==== [[Vintage Tow/Trailer Insurance]] [[The Vintage RV Insurance Project]] [[Agreed Value for your Vintage Trailer/RV]] [[Vintage RV Restoration Shops/Appraisers]] ==== Tin Can Tourists Web Site help ==== [[How to post a classified ad]] [[Tin Can Tourist Classified Ad Disclaimer and warnings]] [[Tin Can Tourists Copyright]] [[Why a TCT Wiki]]

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