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Building a Teardrop Trailer Book

Postby Cosmo » Thu Feb 20, 2020 10:11 am

A round of congratulations to one of our own contributors.

Tony Latham a helpful contributor to this and many other teardrop groups has released his latest book
“Building a Teardrop Trailer”: https://amzn.to/2vhXheC

Some of the subject matter https://www.youtube.com/results?search_ ... m+teardrop

Plans and Methods for Crafting an Heirloom Camper.
“Are you thinking about building a teardrop camper? Dreaming of hitting the road and heading to parts unknown? Are you ready to sleep in a cozy cabin on wheels and leave the flapping tent and hard ground behind?Teardrops are towed behind small vehicles in rainstorms with winds that a forecaster would classify as a hurricane. Their wheels drop into bottomless asphalt chuckholes. They are seen on the back roads running over washboards and kicking up dust plumes that can be seen for a mile. They shouldn't be built like a garden shed. Within these 194 pages–including 221 photographs and diagrams. Latham goes into detail on how to build a teardrop camper that will last a lifetime.In Building a Teardrop Camper, Latham shows you how to build insulated walls with a classic curved profile. He shows you how to build a galley hatch and doors that are dry and dust-proof. In the chapter on the undercarriage, he describes everything from the size of the steel to what axle needs to go underneath it. Other chapters cover wiring, heating, solar systems, propane plumbing and how to create an efficient galley. You will find all the details in this book needed to build a classy, comfortable, and durable teardrop camper.”

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Re: Building a Teardrop Trailer Book

Postby tony.latham » Thu Feb 20, 2020 10:23 am

Thanks, Cos!

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Re: Building a Teardrop Trailer Book

Postby slowcowboy » Thu Feb 20, 2020 12:53 pm

Pretty true to wyoming i go 65 mph in wind towing my tear..were they wont allow a semi on the road..or a grey hound motor home leaning in its side..slowcowboy..
Plans. there was supposed to be plans to be followed when I built this thing. Opps! AH, gee, tum,tee tum. I think I forgot about the plans 2 years ago. ------Tow vehicles, 1995 ford explore, 1994 ford ranger, 1993 ford F-150, 2009 4x9 Off road teardrop, on harbor freight greatly modified frame.
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