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Old 04-06-2015, 11:12 PM   #407
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Hi Dave


Thanks for the quick response and advice on ensolite. Although I have been an avid reader of these posts, the Trillium will have to wait for better warmer weather. But, it is in line after my finishing the master bath, a closet, and other things my wife and I will prioritize. It seems that an egg is like a boat in that it can be a black hole of 'things to do' to throw money at. Although the site has its own list, I've been going through my FGRV downloads from the past couple of years, saving the pertinent parts, and putting them in my own folder for possible 'things to do'. Happy trails.


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ps-Mary F said that you did not get this as it was an email reply not through FGRV
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Old 04-15-2015, 11:43 PM   #408
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Another Trillium for the List if You'd Like

Hi Dave,
Just bought my Trillium here in BC a couple of weeks ago. Really enjoyed looking at your list of Trilliums and trying to figure out where mine fits! I will send photos in a day or two but for now the 'Recreational Vehicle Specification Nameplate' page that I found in the closet says Model 13' trillium Serial No
13 295. My registration says it's a 1972. It has a front gaucho and is the avocado green color inside but has been painted over. Seems to be in very good condition but it does have a leak above the left rear window...cause yet to be fully explored. Thanks very much for this thread and the list you are compiling!
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Old 04-15-2015, 11:53 PM   #409
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Heather, I am grateful that you have chosen to add your trailer to the list. 295 is an early one. Does it have two pane side windows and non opening front and rear windows? Is the door latch round? Oh, I can hardly wait for pictures. That range of serial numbers is poorly represented in the list.

I guess I gotta face it. Time for a new list.
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Old 04-16-2015, 12:18 AM   #410
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Hi Dave.
The side windows are three paned and the front and rear windows do open. The door latch is round and it still works!
Thanks again!
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Old 04-16-2015, 12:53 AM   #411
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Yeah, those were good door latches. Simple too.
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Old 04-16-2015, 05:48 PM   #412
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Another for the list:
http://www.fiberglassrv.com/forums/f...tml#post516250
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Old 04-17-2015, 02:16 PM   #413
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1981 Trillium 1300 front dinette Saskatchewan Canada
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Old 04-19-2015, 04:06 PM   #414
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Dave, I may have missed it, but how can you tell if the dinette at the front is original or added in later?
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Old 04-20-2015, 12:57 AM   #415
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Claire, The main way to tell, is how the table is mounted. Trillium mounted it to a fibreglass liner that attaches to the bottom of the window frame, and to the benches, I assume, (I have never seen one in person). This allowed them to attach the table, without putting any holes in the shell. The liner looks like the fibreglass that is at the back of the trailer, that the rear dinette table mounts to.

A good example is this very late model 1300:
NFLD (Canada) - 1980 - Trillium 1300 Front Dinette - $4500

They used the same piece of fibreglass on the 4500.
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Old 04-20-2015, 12:59 PM   #416
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1975 trillium 1300
Sorry it took so long
When I registered the trailer was originally listed as a 15 ft trailer which is not the case so I have since changed that.


Lilly The Trilly - 1975 Trillium 1300
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Old 04-20-2015, 06:39 PM   #417
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Claire, The main way to tell, is how the table is mounted. Trillium mounted it to a fibreglass liner that attaches to the bottom of the window frame, and to the benches, I assume, (I have never seen one in person). This allowed them to attach the table, without putting any holes in the shell. The liner looks like the fibreglass that is at the back of the trailer, that the rear dinette table mounts to.

A good example is this very late model 1300:
NFLD (Canada) - 1980 - Trillium 1300 Front Dinette - $4500

They used the same piece of fibreglass on the 4500.

Thanks David, that was helpful. So our dinette was original though the table has been rebuilt. I was not sure as our right bench has been modified as per the pictures below, so that the port-a-potty can be used without moving it.
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Old 04-20-2015, 07:08 PM   #418
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Hi again. Do not know if I ever gave you the serial number etc. Here it is in case I did not.
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Old 04-21-2015, 09:59 AM   #419
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Thank you Claire!
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Old 04-23-2015, 04:06 PM   #420
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Trillium Vin #

I maybe a little late on this but, I have a 1300 and I am just buying a 4500 trillium.

Vin -#1 is 13-1126750 , (1980) front gaucho ,almost dinette.

Vin - #2 is (45) - 11353839 (1979) front and rear dinette. with a 2 burner stove. Note : the speck sheet is now missing and the registration # dose not list the # 45 on it. It was imported into BC from another province

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OK, I have tried to link to all sources of information.

Tot, what are the odds, Your 1300 was apparently built just before my trailer. 5687 vs. 5688.

Confirmed michael 01's floor plan by phone call.

Exterior (first digit) and Interior (second digit) Colours
1 (Black) = Colonial White (for Francesca)
2 (Green) = Green
3 (Orange) = Orange

Floorplans (third digit)
1 (Blue) = Front Gaucho
2 (Red) = Front Dinette
3 (Purple) = Front Bath

1300
David Tilston:...13-2300*609.'73?:Front Gaucho *2300 = imaginary
Referral:........13-614......'73?:Front Gaucho (C-channel Frame)
Referral:........13-1301321..'74: Front Gaucho
Referral:........13-1201409..'75?:Front Gaucho
Helga in NJ:.....13-1201479..'74: Front Gaucho
indigodave:......13-2202178..'74: Front Gaucho
Richard Hayes:...13-2202093..'74: Front Gaucho
Francis C:.......13-1102833..'75: Front Gaucho
Martins HeirCon:.13-1102981..'75: Front Gaucho (Feb '75)
trilliumdon:.....13-2203889..'72?:Front Gaucho
unknown:.........13-1104336
Booker B..:......13-1104446..'76: Front Gaucho
Reid Larsen:.....13 1104528..'78?:Front Gaucho
msinger919:......13-2204603..'76: Front Gaucho
Randy Bishop:....13-1104633..'76: Front Gaucho
michael 01:......13-2204850..'76: Front Gaucho
Randy Bishop:....13-1105016..'76: Front Gaucho
Noreen Bradshaw:.13-1105085..'79?:Front Gaucho
Tot Breher:......13-1105687..'78: Front Gaucho
David Tilston: ..13-1105688..'77: Front 1/4 Bath
Spanke:..........13-2205863..'78: Front Gaucho
ndquiltlady:.....13-1106227..'79: Front full bath
Thinh:...........13-1116743..'80: Front Gaucho (almost dinette)
pogophile:.......13-1126837..'80: Front Gaucho (????)

4500
unknown:..........45-1100180..'76?:Front Gaucho
Mikmay:...........45-1100477..'76: Front Gaucho
Randy Bishop:.....45-1100483..'78: Front Gaucho
Randy Bishop:.....45-1100661..'78: Front Gaucho
Chris McVeigh:....45-1100711..'78: Front Gaucho
Francesca Knowles:45-1100758..'78: Front Gaucho
Scot M:...........45-1100893..'78: Front Gaucho
LucilleL:.........45-1100902..'78: Front Gaucho
Randy Bishop:.....45-1100914..'79: Front Gaucho
David Tilston:....45-1100980..'78: Front Gaucho
David Tilston:....45-1101043..'78: Front Gaucho
Referral:.........45-1101073..'78?:Front Full Bath
Referral:.........45-1121172..'79: Front Dinette (assumed)
Reid Larsen:......45-1101273..'79: Front Gaucho (almost dinette)
Rick G:...........45-1111316..'80: Front Dinette
Roy in TO:........45-1111339..'79: Front Gaucho (almost dinette)
Randy Bishop:.....45-1131567..'80: Front Full Bath
Noreen Bradshaw:..45-1121733..'81: Front Dinette

5500
Kathy & Doug Roach:.55-3300052
Janice M:...........55-3300098
referral:...........55-3320132
nick c:.............55-3320142

Jubilee
OscarD:.............JU3300160...'79: Front Gaucho

Current 1300
Roger C H:..........1T9BV131695(S?)948127..'08 Front?
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