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I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Wed Dec 04, 2013 6:05 pm




Already started tearing it apart, dry rot.. looks like its getting a total make over. More pics to come
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Wed Dec 04, 2013 6:07 pm

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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Wed Dec 04, 2013 6:08 pm

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Post by millwright71 on Wed Dec 04, 2013 7:14 pm

Looks like a really sweet project! Can't wait to watch this take shape. I would love to have one of these for my vans.


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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by vanny on Wed Dec 04, 2013 7:15 pm

Are you planning on painting it to match? That's gonna look Killer behind the van!!


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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Joe Van on Thu Dec 05, 2013 2:11 am

Those are AWESOME my Wife and I are looking at the Tear Drop trailers also down the road I want something I can pull with my Early.Smile.....I will be following your build..cheers...
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by savage on Thu Dec 05, 2013 1:20 pm

Darn,when I read the title though we were going to see some bikini clad So Cal women. Shocked I need to get out from under my van more. Going to be Nice trailer
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Fri Dec 06, 2013 8:12 am


trailer frame, fenders and wheels are done... on to the rebuild!!
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by vanny on Fri Dec 06, 2013 4:29 pm

Nice Color Choice! Looks Beautiful!


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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by dodge man on Fri Dec 06, 2013 5:56 pm

thats really nice, i always wanted one, cant wait to see it done,
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Wheelie on Wed Jan 01, 2014 7:37 am

Ive wanted a teardrop for awhile but I have so many projects now i just can't take on another. One day maybe! Yours is looking AWESOME!
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:56 am

Stopped by a buddy's house who is helping me build my tear drop. Just wanted to post some pics on how it's going to look. This guy is a true craftsman! Check it out!!!
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:59 am

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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:00 am

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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:02 am

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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vantastic on Thu Jan 02, 2014 7:03 am

Vantastic wrote:
100 hours in polishing the aluminum!
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by dodge man on Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:18 am

man if that guys helping you with yours it should be one fine tear drop.
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by G-Man on Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:40 am

WOW!!!
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Big W on Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:50 am

WOW!!! is right....That is one awesome looking teardrop.
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by vanny on Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:41 am

Great things DO come in small packages!!! That looks so neat and clean...Just fantastic! Love the old map, nice touch! You'll be a hit at any meet or campsite!


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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Vannin Ken on Thu Jan 02, 2014 12:42 pm

The jaws will be droppin when you pull into the campground... Very cool set up.
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Re: I bought a playmate for my van

Post by Wheelie on Fri Jan 03, 2014 4:47 am

Wow! x4. Thats cool! What is the year and model of teardrops?

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