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 With no real official count of the total number manufactured,​ the popular belief is that somewhere between 157 and 400 of these were built during their three year run, and not many are left.  With no real official count of the total number manufactured,​ the popular belief is that somewhere between 157 and 400 of these were built during their three year run, and not many are left. 
  
-In 2002, Ted Valbert of Puyallup, WA, USA created a new set of fiberglass molds for both boat and trailer body from an original ​1959 Trailorboat and built a handful of reproductions. Two of these are now in Japan and several were purchased by local buyers.+In 2002, Ted Valbert of Puyallup, WA, USA created a new set of fiberglass molds for both boat and trailer body from an original Trailorboat and built a handful of reproductions. Two of these are now in Japan and several were purchased by local buyers.
  
 In 2005, Valbert sold the molds and the remaining reproduction trailer to Christopher Newman, of Everett, WA. In 2008, Newman sold the molds and the reproduction trailer to Bob Moors, owner of Unicraft Marine Products Inc., of Bellingham, WA. Unicraft manufactures an array of resin components for the marine and railroad industries. ​ In 2005, Valbert sold the molds and the remaining reproduction trailer to Christopher Newman, of Everett, WA. In 2008, Newman sold the molds and the reproduction trailer to Bob Moors, owner of Unicraft Marine Products Inc., of Bellingham, WA. Unicraft manufactures an array of resin components for the marine and railroad industries. ​
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 Moors and his crew are now preparing to resume building reproductions of the original Trailorboat design, under the name of TrampAlong Trailers (TM), with deliveries projected to begin in mid-2009. Moors and his crew are now preparing to resume building reproductions of the original Trailorboat design, under the name of TrampAlong Trailers (TM), with deliveries projected to begin in mid-2009.
  
-There is a Trailorboat enthusiast'​s group at http://groups.msn.com/​TrailorboatTrailers+There is a Trailorboat enthusiast'​s group at http://trailorboattrailers.multiply.com
  
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