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 +The goal of this page is to highlight resources that can assist anyone who is in the middle or about to embark on a vintage trailer restoration project. This is not for the faint of heart and you might need some help, even if you are handy with the hammer. If you have a resource (websites, books, products, companies, experts, etc) that you'd like to contribute, please edit this page and share with others.
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 +===== Restoration Resources =====
 +If you have a resource you've used or recommend for restorations - please add it to the list:\\
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 +* [[http://​www.resurrectionkustoms.com]] ​ **We Bring Dead Things Back to Life**... experienced and reasonable Vintage Travel Trailer repair and restoration - in **Southern California** and will **pick up** trailers too. **Interior, exterior, frames, floor and leak repair, paint, and authentic vintage parts** for lots of different vintage trailer models. **Call or Text** Dave (951) 249-5947 or Harvey 951-500-3097.
 +On Facebook at https://​www.facebook.com/​pages/​Resurrection-Kustoms/​143250962478609.  ​
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 +  * [[http://​vintagetraveltrailerdecals.com]] Vintage Travel Trailer decals 25 brands and adding all the time check us out Facebook also.
 +  * [[http://​heffrons.com]] A Moment in Time Retro Design has the largest selection of Retro Furniture and Home Bars found anywhere. Check out endless selections of Retro Furniture, 1950's Retro Backyard Diners, Retro Bars, Retro Stools, Retro Furniture, Retro Neon and Tin Signs, Retro Tableware and many more retro products from the 1950's from the people and manufacturers who made them. 
 +  * [[http://​retrospaces.com]] Retrospaces offers a huge selection of furniture including Retro Stools, Chairs, Booths and more. They have pricing right on their website, making ordering a breeze. Huge selection of vinyl and laminate choices for your kitchen.
 +  * [[http://​www.txvintagetrailer.com/​index.html|Texas Vintage Travel Trailer]] Dedicated to high quality restoration and re-furbishing of Vintage American Travel Trailers
 +  * [[http://​www.vintagecampers.com]] We are a full service vintage camper and vintage trailer dealer specializing in all brands of riveted construction trailers from the 40s’, 50s’ and 60s’. ​ We offer vintage trailer sales, restoration services (major and minor), as well as, new, salvaged and reproduction vintage trailer parts.
 +  * [[http://​www.sunsetrvs.com]] Vintage Trailer restoration,​ consignment rv sales, soon to add a new product line. Available for all your service needs as well.
 +  * [[http://​www.arrowsafetydevice.com]] Wide range of vehicle lighting from an 80 year old company in both interior and exterior lights. ​ Please call if you can't find product on line since we carry many obsolete items.
 +  * [[http://​www.curtain-tracks.com]] ​ Wide range of curtain tracks and drapery hardware commonly used in vintage campers/​RVs.
 +  * [[http://​HeintzDesigns.com]] Heintz Designs is committed to providing its clients with the same quality restoration that we would provide for a trailer in our own vintage collection.
 +  * [[http://​www.repairingyesterdaystrailers.yuku.com]] Vintage trailer repair discussions
 +  * [[http://​www.timelesstraveltrailers.com]] Timeless Travel Trailers builds **New custom Airstream** and **New custom Westcraft** trailers as well as **rebuilds classic vintage trailers** to owner'​s specifications. All work is performed by highly skilled professionals to meet **current safety codes**. Timeless is the largest company specializing in vintage trailers with offices and factories in Denver, CO and Dorchester, England. ​
 +  * [[http://​www.AirstreamLife.com]] Print and online magazine full of information on Airstream trailers of all vintages.  ​
 +  * [[http://​www.vintagetrailering.com|Vintage Trailering]] The coolest vintage and custom Airstream trailers available. Finest materials, meticulous work. Design studio of Airstream’s 75th anniversary Bambi. American design and craftsmanship.
 +  * [[http://​www.montanacampsandcabins.com]] ​ **Full service repair and restoration facility** dedicated to preserving and enhancing the timeless beauty of vintage travel trailers with quality and style.
 +  * [[http://​www.pplmotorhomes.com]] Used RVs, Trailers, and Motor Homes – Online Parts Superstore - PPL Motor Homes is a huge RV Consignment Center in Houston, Texas. ​ We have sold over 18,800 Consigned RVs since 1972. PPL is the hassle free way to sell, buy or trade Used RVs. We also have a large RV Parts and Accessories Internet Superstore. ​ Our staff works hard to help customers find exactly what they need for their recreational vehicles and camping. We have low prices and fast nationwide delivery.
 +  * [[http://​www.vintage-vacations.com]] Vintage Vacations, High end custom built and complete restoration service of vintage trailers.
 +  * [[http://​www.dupreeproducts.com]] Suppliers and manufacturers of Owens Sewr Valves and related Parts Also Treatzall Holding Tank Treatment ​
 +  * [[http://​www.meltrailer.com]] Restorations of vintage trailers Orange Co Ca. No Parts
 +  * [[http://​www.sierratrailerrestoration.com]] Restorations of Vintage Trailers. Northern California. No Parts
 +  * [[http://​www.zolatoneaim.com]] Zolatone
 +  * [[http://​www.rv.net/​obsolete/​index.cfm]] Obsolete Parts - RV Net
 +  * [[http://​www.jpadrapes.com]] James P. Ambruso - Replacement Airstream draperies
 +  * [[http://​www.grote.com/​]] Grote Industries - Mfg marker lamps & Bargman #9 taillight
 +  * [[http://​www.walterofwabash.com]] B. Walters Co. - Airstream gaucho slides
 +  * [[http://​www.tekonsha.com/​]] Tekonsha / Bargman - Brake controllers,​ electrical connectors, door hardware, door catches, etc. 
 +  * [[http://​www.teardropparts.com]] Tear Drop Parts
 +  * [[http://​www.sealandtechnology.com]] Sealand Traveler - replacement porcelain toilets
 +  * [[http://​www.incaplastics.com]] Inca Plastics - water & waste tanks
 +  * [[http://​www.airpartsinc.com]] Airparts - Good source for aluminum skin panels ​
 +  * [[http://​www.seawardproducts.com]] Seaward Products - RV appliances
 +  * [[http://​rivetsplus.com]] Crest Fasteners ​
 +  * [[http://​www.blainewindow.com]] Blaine Window Hardware - 1950'​s/​1960'​s Window
 +  * [[http://​www.all-rite.com/​main.html]] All-Rite RV Supply
 +  * [[http://​www.foamsource.com/​mattresses.html]] Foam Source - foam for cushions and mattresses
 +  * [[http://​www.sdiproducts.com/​sdiproducts/​rvmattress.html]] SDI Mattresses
 +  * [[http://​www.bedmasters.com/​Boat.htm]] Bedmasters Spring Mattresses
 +  * [[http://​www.foamorder.com/​]] FoamOrder.com
 +  * [[http://​www.zipdeeinc.com/​]] RV awnings & accessories
 +  * [[http://​www.dometicusa.com/​]] Dometic Refrigerators
 +  * [[http://​www.rvcomfort.com/​suburban/​suburban.php]] Suburban - Heaters & Ranges/​stovetops
 +  * [[http://​www.atwoodmobile.com]] Atwood - Heaters and ranges/​stovetops
 +  * [[http://​www.tanklesswaterheaters.com/​ph6.html]] Paloma - hot water heaters
 +  * [[http://​www.aircraftspruce.com]] Aircraft-Spruce,​ Inc.- raw stock materials
 +  * [[http://​www.dexteraxle.com]] Trailer suspension and braking systems
 +  * [[http://​www.hadcoengineering.com]] Hadco Engineering- axles, brakes and wheels
 +  * [[http://​www.liberonsupply.com/​liberon.html]] - Liberon Supply - cabinetry stains and finishes
 +  * [[http://​www.nationalserroscotty.org/​resources/​]] - All kinds of resources, not just for Serro Scotty
 +  * [[http://​www.stores.ebay.com/​Vintage-Trailer-Parts]] - Vintage Trailer Parts/Olde Tyme Trailers
 +  * [[http://​www.fgci.com]] Fiberglass Coatings Inc.
 +  * [[http://​www.winonamanufacturing.com]] - Winona - interior cabinet doors
 +  * [[http://​www.tapeease.com/​products.htm]] Tape-Ease - Wood Veneer and Tambour
 +  * [[http://​members.aol.com/​adohen1/​page/​Fan-tastic.htm]] Fantastic-Fans
 +  * [[http://​www.vandykes.com]] Van Dyke's Restorers - stainless '​50'​s-'​60'​s shower wands, hose andfittings
 +  * [[http://​www.ktrvrepairandvintagerestoration.com]]-Restorations of Vintage Trailers in Northeast Ohio-    Jobs done like we would want them to be done for ourselves
 +  * [[http://​www.reprodepotfabrics.com/​]] ReproDepot Fabrics
 +  * [[http://​www.barkclothhawaii.com/​]] Barkcloth Hawaii
 +  * [[http://​www.tonicliving.com]]Tonic Living - Vintage fabrics.
 +  * [[http://​www.contemporarycloth.com/​]] Contemporary Cloth
 +  * [[http://​www.garymanufacturing.com/​products/​Shower_Curtains.html]] Gary Manufacturing-period shower curtain material
 +  * [[http://​www.beaconfabric.com/​vindex.html]] Beacon Fabrics
 +  * [[http://​www.atrim.com]] Atrim - vinyl welt (gimp)
 +  * [[http://​www.cornerhardware.com/​]] CornerHardware
 +Email - putzrs@sti.net - Richard Rodrigues Sells 1948-1964 Door & window seal material (weather stripping) material. Send description of needs to Richard
 +  * [[http://​www.millhardware.com]] Parts for refrigeration and the food industry
 +  * [[http://​www.atomic-ranch.com/​]] Atomic Ranch - 1950's kitsch
 +  * [[http://​www.alsons.com/​]] Alsons hand-held shower heads
 +  * [[http://​www.axisproducts.com/​]] Axles, brakes, couplers, electrical
 +  * [[http://​www.carlislebrake.com]] Carlisle Hydrastar Brake
 +  * [[http://​www.hoskinmuir.com]] Hoskin & Muir Metal extrusions and trim used throughout he trailer in restorations
 +  * [[http://​www.extrude-a-trim.com]] Aluminum extrusion warehouse
 +  * [[http://​www.commercemetals.com/​]] Cut to size stainless steel and aluminum for your restoration project.
 +  * [[http://​www.ronco-plastics.com]] Ronco - RV water & waste tanks
 +  * [[http://​www.restorationspecialties.com/​]] Window channel, weatherstrip & related HW
 +  * [[http://​www.taillightking.com/​]] Wide range of lights & parts from 1920s to 1970s
 +  * [[http://​www.interstatemetals.com/​]] Interstate Metal Fabicators
 +  * [[http://​www.marxrv.com/​12volt/​12volt.htm]] Welcome to the page of all things 12 Volt - this page has everything you need to know about RV battery systems
 +  * [[http://​www.cannedhamtrailers.com/​]] Lots of How-To Videos on vintage trailer restoral
 +  * [[http://​www.serroscottycamperenthusiasts.com/​]] The orginal website on Serro Scotty campers, and restoration
 +* Hubcap Mike's [[http://​www.hubcapmike.com/​]] Look for your style of their reproduction vintage hubcaps or full wheel covers, if you have a late 1950'​s-early 1960's Avion this is the link for that hard to find OE cap/full cover > [[http://​www.hubcapmike.com/​cone-moon-hubcap-c5057.html]]
 +  * [[http://​www.rvpartscountry.com]] RV Parts Country offers great deals on RV parts and accessories with those hard to find small parts to help restore any camper and bring it back to life.
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 +[[http://​www.cushionrecoverie.com]] Cushion recovering, tutorials, how to order, fabric sources, great ideas, gallery, lots of help with anything fabric related!
 +===== Maintenance Books =====
 +Online Do It Yourself Vintage Trailer Repair http://​zoomcart.com/​members/​restoration
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