Fiberglass RV - sareny's Album: 1986 Cadet Restoration

1986 Cadet Restoration
I used this site to help me fix up a Cadet I bought in the fall. I paid $1800 for it with new tires. The camper had water damage and a few families of mice living in it. It had to be completely gutted. I had no idea what I was doing but found everything I was looking for on here! Here's the photos.
Enjoying my first beer in the camper! Now I just need to paint the benches!
I pulled out the kitchen and installed a microwave stand I picked up for $10. I have a toaster oven and hot plate in the kitchen. I rather use a...
My friend James (also a Cadet owner) designed the benches 
I attached the beige vinyl to the upper shelves using screws and small washers then glued...
I found some vinyl on sale at Fabric Land
I glued it with a combination of gorilla glue and 3M 90 spray. Then seams are held with aluminum tape and duct tape.
I used the puzzle match for insulation. I got the idea on one of these forums and they were on sale at Walmart.
Gave the seals a silicone rub and used rubber cement to fill in some of the staple gun holes.
painted the old cabinets and started putting felt backed vinyl on the roof. Glued with 3M 90 spray
Gorilla Glued new window frames on to the fiberglass
I put down vinyl tile and grouted it.
Foam and mouse poop. Everywhere. This is behind the windows.
New Plywood floor down after repairing two fibreglass holes.
Mice had been living here for a while
New seals
I forgot to take pictures before I gutted it. It was too gross to even sit inside.
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