Welcome to My Vintage Travel Trailer. Join us in celebrating the vintage camper culture. Compare popular vintage travel trailers with our comparison guides. Vintage travel trailers are an iconic piece of modern history and their popularity continues among travelers and collectors today. They not only provide the freedom to travel in comfort, but do so with their own unique style that has endeared themselves to people the world over.
Exterior Aluminum Sheeting for Vintage Trailers
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It has aluminum framing and a solid birch-wood interior. The plywood subfloor and undercarriage are solid everywhere and the original thick aluminum belly pan is still fully attached and sealed. It is in overall beautiful original condition conducive to upgrading into a home or guest house. A new RV plug and brake lights should be installed for safe and legal long-distance towing. Only the new tires will be needed if it's moved on a flatbed trailer.
1965 or earlier Travel Trailers for Sale
The internet is my portal to sharing with you my quirky, glorious designs, clever ideas, and experiences. Hop aboard! I've spent the last five years obsessing over finding, buying, updating, decorating, and enjoying my "fleet" of vintage travel trailers: a Shasta Compact , a Shasta foot travel trailer, and a Ford Econoline van.
Travel trailers hit the road in large numbers beginning in the late s when paved roadways allowed tourists more options for travel and trailer innovations expanded the number of manufacturing companies. The earliest trailer options were do-it-yourself models made from mail-order designs. In the early s, less than 50 manufacturers operated in the United States and by the end of the decade, more than companies made and marketed trailers pulled by cars. These vintage American-manufactured trailers today attract collectors throughout the world. Airstream is the most well known retro travel trailer, and one of the reasons for the easy identification rests with the fact the company continues to produce the iconic metal travel trailers.