SOLD: 1963 Airstream Bambi - Complete Shell-Off Restoration






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Under current ownership for 20 years.

Current owners description:

The 1963 Airstream Bambi 16' Trailer is fully restored while retaining the original floorplan and style.

A shell-off restoration including refurbished frame, new subfloor marine-grade with epoxy.

The restoration was completed in July 2019 and has been used only one night since then. The restoration included a new floor, refurbished and new interior components, new body components, exceptional woodwork, wood and stainless trim, stainless steel fixtures, stainless trim, new upholstery, and fabric. It is fully functional as a camping trailer.

New upholstery and all the drapes were redone in 18yds of Luna Textiles Propeller (time-appropriate) textiles at $100.00 per yard.

A new NOS Linoleum floor, encompassing the entire subfloor, even under the cabinetry.

All systems updated, including plumbing, sanitary, freshwater, electrical and such. New water tank & new pump. New water heater behind the original modified water heater door.

Updated wiring, but retaining the dual Voltage system due to originality concerns.

New space heater, and updated propane lines and regulator.

The original interior was reinstalled.

New Norcold refrigerator with a grain-matched door panel.

Wet bath completely restored

New galley countertops and faucets.

Polished after replacing several curved panels with 2024 Alclad aluminum.

Windows were restored and reset; several glass panes were replaced.

The interior Zolatone was found in good and serviceable conditions and was cleaned with just a few areas needing touch-up and matching.

New tires (three) and freshly adjusted brakes and wheel bearings.

New vintage style awning.

New polished LPG tanks

Upgraded exterior lighting.

New roof vent fan.

Original kitchen counter and taps

Manufacturer: Airstream
Style: Travel Trailer
Model Year: 1963
Model: Bambi
Length: 16
Condition - Select all that apply:
Partial Restoration
Full Restoration
Ready to Camp
Exterior Condition Description: Original except two curved panels replaced with 20224 Alclad aluminum in 2020. Full Exterior polish.
Interior Layout / Sleeping Areas: Original Bambi layout with front sofa, side pull-out sofa, rear corner kitchen and bath.
Interior Condition Description: Fully restored.
Sub Floor and Floor Coverings: New marine grade sub-floor with epoxy.
Appliances - Whats included and operating condition?: Princess Gas Cooktop, New Two Function (electric / gas) Norcold refrigerator with a grain-matched door panel, New LP space heater
Plumbing System and Condition including Hot Water Heater: Original sink and taps, New water lines and water pump, new 10 gallon fresh water tank, new LP water heater. Note - Black Tank only - NO GRAY TANK.
Air Conditioning? Number and Location?: None - New Fantastic Fan
Electrical System Notes Including Solar: 30 amp electrical service - no solar
Trailer Weight and Tongue Weight: 1900 lbs / 200 lbs tongue weight
Rolling Gear - Tires / Brakes / Bearings - Age, Condition, Service History: Original axle, tires one year old, brakes / hubs serviced 1 year ago.
Signal and Marker Lights Working? Pigtail Cable? Ready to Tow?: New 2 5/16 hitch, new tow chains, all lights working, modern 7 round connector
Accessories Included with Sale?: Wheel blocks, jacks, hoses.
Ownership History: Current ownership since 2001
Title Status: Clear Title
Current Registration?: Yes
Listing created Jul 28, 2021

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