SOLD: 1961 Airstream Bambi - Original Barn Find



Google High Res Photo Album:

An excellent example of an all original 1961 Airstream Bambi in complete, unrestored condition.

Recently towed 1500 miles on new tires

YouTube Walk Through Video:


  • Original Bargman Door Handle - no keys

  • Excellent body condition - all original panels, no significant body damage

  • Excellent Belly Pan all in place

  • Floor rot visible below door (common in this design) and under sink area at rear of trailer.

  • No sign of frame rust

  • Ready to tow - just hauled 1500 miles on new tires - rear lights working

  • Tongue mounted spare wheel / new spare tire

  • All glass intact - window controls working

  • No Visible hail damage

  • Original Door-In-Door design - all fitting and functioning well

  • Original awning poles in under couch storage

  • Interior repainted at some point

  • Original folding dinette table included

  • Original Coleman gas light and several original lighting fixtures

Manufacturer: Airstream
Style: Travel Trailer
Model Year: 1961
Model: Bambi
Length: 16
Condition - Select all that apply:
Partial Restoration
Full Restoration
Ready to Camp
Exterior Condition Description: All original body panels - excellent condition
Interior Layout / Sleeping Areas: Original Bambi layout - front couch, side Gaucho pull out, rear kitchen and wet bath
Interior Condition Description: Original unrestored
Sub Floor and Floor Coverings: Soft spots by door and under sink, old carpet in place over original tiles
Appliances - Whats included and operating condition?: Original appliances - fridge, stove, water heater - untested.
Plumbing System and Condition including Hot Water Heater: Original and untested including original aluminum pressurized water tank
Air Conditioning? Number and Location?: None.
Electrical System Notes Including Solar: Original 20 amp service, combo 110 / 12v service. 110 circuits tested and working. No battery to test 12v. No Solar.
Trailer Weight and Tongue Weight: 1900 lbs / 200 lbs tongue weight
Rolling Gear - Tires / Brakes / Bearings - Age, Condition, Service History: Original axle, new tires, bearings unserviced but working fine (recently towed)
Signal and Marker Lights Working? Pigtail Cable? Ready to Tow?: Original tail lights in place and working.
Accessories Included with Sale?: None.
Ownership History: Previous owner for over 20 years. Unknown prior.
Title Status: Clear Title
Current Registration?: No
Listing created Aug 1, 2021

Public discussion (0)

You must log in to send a new comment.