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Message posted by AdamRoniSophia on 16/1/2015 at 1:24pm
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Hi Dan,

I've just bought a 1995 Abbey Cabaret The floor need some work and the carpet is awful what are you tips for laying the carpet I don't know wether I should use normal carpet laying techniques, Grippers/Carpet glue?

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks in advance,
Adam.

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Message posted by monik on 13/7/2015 at 3:00am
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Hi new to this recently got secondhand caravan a Monza mkll yr 90s now knew an seen it had rot mostly at front round windows need all the help can get front side pretty bad would need replaced is this big job is there cheap way or am I wasting my time its just a pass time any help would be appreciated thanks

Message posted by monik on 13/7/2015 at 3:08am
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Just uploaded pics front side is fallen inwards due to the rot is this fixable can get new window not a problem but the rest scares me if there nothing left when rot removed to fix is it mdf to.

Message posted by Patesy on 15/7/2015 at 11:22pm
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Link for 1992 abbey piper 15/5 ex front end damp repair

https://www.dropbox.com/sc/o7dctdchx3onqbl/AACsi7utWOhU1snVaHaOpy6Ea

Message posted by monik on 16/7/2015 at 10:19pm
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Hi thanks for reply cant get link open how do I iv clicked on it but nothing happens ta

Message posted by Patesy on 16/7/2015 at 10:28pm
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Give me ur email and al send you some pics

Message posted by monik on 17/7/2015 at 3:08am
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Cheers

Message posted by Channong79 on 16/8/2015 at 12:08am
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Hello,
I am new to caravanning and also to this site, I have a swift rapide 12/4 that from researching I think was made in 89-90. Once I started researching and looking I have noticed that it is very very damp :( I have a lot of questions and wondered where would be the best place to ask?
Thank you in advance
From Channon :)

Message posted by colin51 on 15/3/2016 at 1:09am
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I have been notified by Virginmedia that they are to discontinue web space availability sometime soon and therefore my ' fix it club ' webspace will become unavailable soon.

http://www.colin-lee33.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/lunar/index.htm

( Copy and paste in browser ).

I don't intend to reconstuct the website elsewhere.

As of today my site has had about 7,500 visits over about 4 years and it's a pity that anyone renovating a caravan will no longer have access.

We are still caravanning though and enjoying every minute.

Colin

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First outing : 6 - 8th June 2011 - Rivington nr Bolton.
27/6/11 - 15/7/11: Cornwall.
2/9/11 - 5/9/11: Tarporley, Cheshire.
08/10/11 - 13/10/11: Naburn Lock nr York.
19/3/12 - 22/3/12: Southport

Message posted by paleface on 15/3/2016 at 5:18pm
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Better using laminate flooring with fitted washable rugs
adds strength to floor and keeps it dry and if you hit a mushy site remove carpets and wash floor when needed.

Jim


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