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Old 05-24-2011, 08:20 PM   #15
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I would probably add the tabs, I use a lot of that pink insulation board to make molds for fiberglass. It forms well and is quick to do. You can apply the glass right over the foam and them once cured just pry the foam off. Tabs are nice as I think they add some strength and are light weight. I actually removed all the rivets that held on the fiberglass cabinets and tabbed them on. Stronger and no leaks!

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just measured, the tabs at the front are only 9" off the raised front floor, but the rear tabs are 13.5 inches off the raised rear floor, .........so


like i said earlier I have to either add new tabs, or support the new seats somehow???


opinion on which would be easier?????
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Old 05-24-2011, 10:55 PM   #16
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Wow, I never cease to be amazed at the talent everyone on this site has in the renovation and decorating of their little trailers. Your Scamp looks so comfortable, love the kitchen, the cabinets, and the table, just beautiful.
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Old 05-24-2011, 11:08 PM   #17
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What paint and color is that. Looks like the Interlux ocean blue I was looking at using myself.
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Old 05-25-2011, 05:43 AM   #18
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The paint is a single stage urethane acrylic from Summit Racing call bright aqua pearl. It needs to be sprayed and this was my first attempt. It did not turn out as well as I had hoped and one day I will spray on another coat. The paint and supplied cost about $250.
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Old 05-25-2011, 07:32 PM   #19
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Wow, love the combo table/magazine rack! The best part is NO support pole to get in the way. What do you charge to custom make one for a cute little UHaul 13
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Old 06-01-2011, 07:08 AM   #20
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I have just uploaded some more detailed pictures of the front table to the Picasa web album, the link is on the original post. All the table hardware I got at Home Depot.
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Old 06-01-2011, 08:59 AM   #21
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Wow, fantastic job! The front table with racks/shelves is ingenious. Can't fault your taste in cars (MG) or bourbon (MM) either! ;-)
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Old 06-05-2011, 06:22 PM   #22
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love your redo!

I LOVE what you did with the bunk area! You're obviously very clever. BTW: We picked the same nickname for our 13'. I guess it's a logical one, eh? My son says it looks like a gondola. Thanks for sharing your photos. give us ideas. . .


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Here are a few photos of all the work we have put into our Scamp over the winter https://picasaweb.google.com/Jon.Tur...eat=directlink

Lots of changes and what we think are improvements. We still have the battery box to finish, some wiring and black trim to put on.
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Old 06-05-2011, 06:31 PM   #23
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That table is just plain brilliant.
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Old 06-05-2011, 07:18 PM   #24
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Nice!
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Old 06-06-2011, 08:49 PM   #25
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Yet more pictures in the Picasa album, just finished the cellular shades and battery box. Just in time as we head out in the morning for our cross country trip!
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