If you are in the RV world or know someone who is chances are good you have heard someone mention vintage RV restoration.
RV enthusiasts all across America are buying and restoring vintage campers and there are hundreds of sites dedicated to doing just that.
This equates to a significant need for Vintage camper parts, and as the dedicated sites to their restoration-vintage camper parts are in no short supply as years before.
The RV enthusiasts that buy their vintage campers generally restore them themselves, although there are companies that restore these campers, most are restored by their owners.
They strive to replicate and restore the look of these campers that can be up to 40 years old but must be at least 25 years old to qualify as vintage.
Amazon is one of the Companies offering vintage camper parts with a wide selection from “How To Books” on vintage restorations to replacement parts.
Windows, lighting, and plumbing parts needed to get the job done.
They are not the only big name vying for vintage customers attention. eBay is also a contender in the vintage parts market.
Pop-up campers, Teardrop campers are typically the least expensive to restore only because they are much smaller than other types of RVs.
The most popular and most costly restoration is the Airstream RV which makes sense they are one of the more costly RVs. They are made one rivet at a time and have an unbelievable resale value.
Here are some links to help in your search for Vintage campers or parts, there are also some DIY & How To articles.
1.) www.Littlevintagetrailer.com Buy -sell-or list RVs
2.) www.vintagetrailer.com Parts and services
3.) www.vinylapproach.com Reproduction trailer logos & Decals
4.) www.reparadise.co/ Vintage Trailer Creations-Metal fabrication
So as long as there are people who love to camp and live in their Home on wheels there will be enthusiasts that love to make the old ones new again, it’s an endless cycle of supply and demand.
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