theVAP - The Vintage Airstream Podcast show

theVAP - The Vintage Airstream Podcast

Summary: theVAP, discusses travel trailer, RV, and motorhome, repair, purchasing, restoration, and travel. Join us each episode as we talk with the nets top Airstream enthusiasts for a fun and lively discussion.

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 Episode 359: Rebuilders Question Marathon | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:16:39

Tire temperature/pressure monitor system Steel door hinge repairs Hehr window frame work Elevator bolts and outriggers Wrap that belly Measure that axle right Aluminum corrosion Seam sealing Solar wiring Vista windows Insulation recommendation Tank position Cardboard mock up

 Episode 358: Tim's Technology | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 56:28

NorCal Rally 2021 with Louie the Airstreaming dog Trailer temperature monitor needed for Louie Micro-Air EasyTouch RV Thermostat (Easy15 discount code) ( EasyTouch RV Thermostat has temp alerts and remote control WifiRanger update (Works!) Wifi camera to check on Louie the Airstreamer dog’s separation anxiety Power outage at the park Mr. Buddy Heater saves the night ( Used the inverter to watch DVD’s and microwave GoPower solar charged the batteries back up @ 13 amps

 Episode 357: AlumaPalooza 11 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 41:38

Fun discussion and music from Alumapalooza 11!

 Episode 356: What's Behind Door #3? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 57:51

Getting our trailers ready to rally! Colin trailer upgrades 1954 Door in a door hinge replacement Airstream Factory lowering production by 15% due to covid-related issues 1970 Overlander sprung door Adding a deadbolt 1976 Door handle missing!

 Episode 355: Hard to Get! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 52:34

Front end separation Outriggers rubbing through belly wrap Spare tire carrier add on 56 Hehr hinge issues 68 Overlander corning window replacement

 Episode 353: Oregon Camping | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:02:08

Tim’s Oregon Camping Trip New Intern Louie the chiweenie WifiRanger Everest happenings Tree smash English Wheel work Prep for AC when skins are off AC Tips

 Episode 354: Get in my Bellypan | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 58:37

Colin’s museum car Replacing tail lights on a 1954 Safari Butyl tape Tank venting Working the belly pan Fabricating a 1954 Safari frame

 Episode 352: Emergency Exits | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 45:34

Custom ’73 Safari build Give us a call 707-533-4827! 1997 Excella loose hinges COOSA Boards No rot Sovereign Adding a rear door Emergency exits Replacing a range vent

 Episode 351: Holy Outriggers | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 42:40

Colin’s shop zolatone work Multi-holed outriggers POR-15 Lock tight on lug nuts? Argosy with wood 2x4” frame parts

 Episode 350: Quack Stacks Again | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 50:45

VAP Hacked? Subscribe to our New YouTube channel! WifiRanger Everest First Look Video Install a front hitch receiver Vent gasket leaking Wifi options Vintage Trailer Supply

 Episode 349: Of Mice and Airstreams | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 50:16

WifiRanger Everest ( Roof mounted tent ( Adding lock tight to lug nuts? Why weight distribution Calculating weight/axles Mice vs insulation

 Episode 348: Oh Axle My Axle | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 49:23

What happened to Rob? Timeless Travel Trailer with a Tesla charger What’s needed to order axles? Can I install my own axles? Painting interior of a ’72 Overlander Vintage trailer gaskets

 Episode 347: Voicemail Recovery Mission | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 54:02

Removing the screen on a 1972 Overlander Are Airstreams appropriate for winter use? Interior panel installation order Weight distribution required? How to install a grey tank What’s the rarest Airstream? How to take the body off for restoration?

 Episode 346: Weigh the Future | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 58:00

Call for questions New axle lead time Towing without inside skins Truma water heaters Heat and water Building with tongue weight in mind Weighing your trailer Weight saving is key future proofing Insulation R value Tesla 1000 free miles

 Episode 345: Pandemic Affected | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 26:06

Rallies close due to pandemic Pandemic-era Airstream Airstream’s mobile office space Electric-Assisted Airstream


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