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Old 02-16-2021, 11:47 AM   #1
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I have recently purchased a 1971 TrailsWest Campster that I am doing a frame up restoration on. I have completed a new frame and I am getting ready to start on the inside. Unfortunately, the windows are cracked and the seals are shot. I have been searching the internet and local dealers for new windows for the unit. I am at a loss right now because I have been unable to find replacements. The windows are 48"x 20" and one the is 36"x 20". Does anyone know where I can find them? I would appreciate any help that you might be able to provide.


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Old 02-16-2021, 01:31 PM   #2
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I just replaced the glass in two windows at a shop that does tempered glass. I didn't need to replace the window frames. can you do pictures ? are the frames intact ?

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Old 02-16-2021, 03:21 PM   #3
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Go to Google and search for RV Salvage Yard. There are RV salvage yards spread all over the country.
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Old 02-16-2021, 03:31 PM   #4
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Thank you for the help. Kenny, to answer your question, the frames are molded and broken. I has thought about getting the aluminum tig welded but thought it would be easier to simply replace instead of patch together.
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