theVAP - The Vintage Airstream PodcastAuthor: Tim Shephard
16 Oct 2018

theVAP - The Vintage Airstream Podcast

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theVAP discusses travel trailer, RV, motor home ownership, repair, maintenance, and travel. We also interview industry professionals and individuals of interest in the world of recreational vehicles.

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    theVAP Episode 303: Is My Trailer Too Tall?

    Tim's going to a rally
    Photocell rally lights
    Excella tail light woes
    Airstream insulation a scam?
    Picking up a gifted Airstream
    What to wash a trailer with
    Hehr window work
    Is my trailer too tall?


  • Posted on 05 Oct 2018

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    theVAP Episode 302: Best of Show!

    Colin at TCT Rally
    Best of Show!
    Awning rail holes
    Adding a shear plate
    Gray tank issue
    30amp to 50amp?
    Fiber optic trailer
    Colin's '51 Spartan Imperial Mansion


  • Posted on 21 Sep 2018

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    theVAP Episode 301: Airstream Continental

    Aluminum tire covers
    Continental kit
    Fixing front end separation
    Polishing tips
    Does a polished trailer reflect more heat
    Sealing windows on a '73 Argosy
    '75 Excella control panel/center
    '75 Excella Shocks


  • Posted on 17 Aug 2018

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    theVAP Episode 300: The 300th Show!

    Join us for a walk down vintage lane!

  • Posted on 27 Jul 2018

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    theVAP Episode 299: Happy Birthday Wally

    Wally Byam Birthday!
    Born in Baker City, Oregon
    Began building masonite trailers in the 1920s
    First riveted aluminum trailer in 1934 by Hawley Bowlus
    Airstream Trailer company produced the Clipper
    Airstream closed its doors during WWII
    Reopened in 1948
    Airstream Bubble toured Europe in 1955
    Are new axles available for my '76?
    Spare tire carrier
    Repairing a scrape
    Leaking plumbing in a '78
    Reattaching the frame/subfloor and shell
    Zolatoning a bathroom


  • Posted on 06 Jul 2018

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