Hi I'm Mike. Is this a Boler? - Fiberglass RV


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Old 03-13-2015, 12:29 PM   #1
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Hi I'm Mike. Is this a Boler?

Hi I'm Mike from Texas. I just bought a fiberglass camper and can't quite figure out what it is. Boler perhaps? It's in really bad shape but I thought it would be a fun project. Like at least one previous poster here, my wife isn't exactly happy, but she is coming around. :-)
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Old 03-13-2015, 12:49 PM   #2
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Old 03-13-2015, 01:04 PM   #3
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Nope not IMHO a Boler..... looks like it may be a modified Scamp or maybe even a Unik......
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Old 03-13-2015, 01:09 PM   #4
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Agreed, not a boler
Man you got a oddball there!!
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Early Casitia maybe?
being in Texas with no front window
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Old 03-13-2015, 03:09 PM   #5
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The reason I thought it might be a boler is that "headroom ridge" along the top. I'm brand new at this but I've studied some pictures trying to find a clue as to what this might be and I thought that maybe the ridge and the wheel wells might be a clue. I've yet to see any "egg shaped" fiberglass rv that has the blunted back like this one though nor one without a front window, such a big back window or no window in the door. Any help would be appreciated.
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Old 03-13-2015, 03:28 PM   #6
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Not a Boler, but definitely from the same gene pool. Whomever made it probably started with Boler molds.

What is the interior layout? Can you put a window in the front?
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Old 03-13-2015, 03:35 PM   #7
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I just pulled it out of the weeds and the interior is trashed so I haven't gotten to crawl all over it or through it sufficiently yet. There is a small counter as you enter through the door with a 3 or 4 burner stove and a small sink. There are built in fiberglass storage wells that the bed lays across. I just didn't want to start modifying it too much if it were something unique that might mean something to somebody.
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Old 03-13-2015, 03:55 PM   #8
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I suppose that you could put a window in the front but I'm actually looking at minimizing the windows and putting in some A/C. I would like to get rid of the window in the back too. I am hoping to put a full bath in the front. I know, crazy dreams for an amateur. I only have 4 requirements though. #1. bed 2. A/C (it's too hot here in Texas to sleep w/no A/C) #3. Full bath for the wife & 4. Light weight to pull with the jeep. Thoughts????
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Old 03-13-2015, 04:13 PM   #9
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By the way, I'm an extreme rookie here. I hope I'm not speaking blasphemy or committing blog/forum sins. :-) I freely admit that I'm a novice, ignorant and unskilled.
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Old 03-13-2015, 04:24 PM   #10
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By the way, I'm an extreme rookie here. I hope I'm not speaking blasphemy or committing blog/forum sins. :-) I freely admit that I'm a novice, ignorant and unskilled.
Are you kidding, Mike? Nothing we love better than puzzles and projects, and here you've brought us both!
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Old 03-13-2015, 04:51 PM   #11
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Welcome Mike!

Agreed, a very good puzzle. The trolly roof runs right to the back. I know I have seen that before. The windows are all kinds of crazy, (no offense intended). The kitchen window is nothing I have ever seen. The rear windows are HUGE!. The only window that looks "normal" is the curb side window.
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Old 03-13-2015, 05:16 PM   #12
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Could those windows be a mod done by a previous owner ?
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Well thanks. I might have found a new home here then. :-)

In my previous research over the past couple of days, I looked at the "mystery trailer" thing and saw a Wisp. I thought that was model of Boler but looking again in the last hour or so, it appears that maybe it is it's own brand????

A Wisp? (maybe?)
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Could those windows be a mod done by a previous owner ?
Pretty sure they are a mod done - also would guess that they did some fiberglass modifications on the rear top as well to allow for such a window.... inside photos would be helpful if they showed the bare walls so one could see where the modifications where made.
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