1980 Scamp Project almost complete - Fiberglass RV

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Old 03-12-2010, 07:00 PM   #1
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Thanks for the good advice and ideas everyone.

After one year, we are nearly finished with our upgrade project. We spent a few hours a month on it and it is ready for travel and camping.

When we bought it, the floor boards were dry-rotted and the scamp needed lots of work.

Some upgrades were: new floorboard, new rear window, new tires, new chrome hub caps, new laminate flooring and trim, new cabinet doors, new tail lights, new curtains, fresh coat of paint, and TLC.

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Old 03-12-2010, 07:04 PM   #2
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Here are some more photos:
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Old 03-12-2010, 07:35 PM   #3
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You have a right to be proud. Empowering isn't it doing the work yourself! Thanks for sharing with the rest of us
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Old 03-12-2010, 08:31 PM   #4
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Looks good! Is the cooler just a cover for the A/C?
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Old 03-13-2010, 08:46 PM   #5
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Nice Paint Job! Is it silver? whatever it is, looks reeeeal good
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Old 03-14-2010, 07:51 PM   #6
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Thanks all.

Yes. The cooler is a cover for the A/C. We just cut up an old cooler and use it as a cover when we travel.

Paint job is a metallic blue, which appears light blue or silver depending on the lighting.

Happy Scamping!
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Old 03-15-2010, 06:02 PM   #7
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Geat job, we just bought a 89' 13' Scamp and have a lot of the same things to do on ours.
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Old 03-23-2010, 11:32 PM   #8
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Very Nice!

When did Scamp go to the flat rear window?

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