1966 Kencraft Travel Trailer 18' Vintage
This beautiful 1966 vintage Kencraft travel trailer is a complete restoration.
During 2016 and 2017, this little gem went through a complete renovation and remodel.
She is a unique custom trailer - and also featured in a new book about vintage trailers - "The Illustrated Field Guide to Vintage Trailers" - as a representative for the iconic retro shape of the Kencraft trailer. (pages 166 and 167).
For the restoration, skin was removed - any framing that needed replaced was removed and rebuilt.
All windows and exterior doors were removed, cleaned and replaced with new butyl tape.
New wall insulation was installed.
All new electrical wiring was installed, and new outlets and light switches.
New fresh water lines installed throughout.
New fresh water tank.
New black tank.
New drain lines and dump outlets and valves.
All exterior seams cleaned and re-sealed.
Note: This trailer does not have a gray water tank.
During the renovation and remodel, the floorplan in this trailer was re-envisioned.
The original rear corner lounge was removed and replaced with a new dinette - including new table and benches.
The original front dinette was remodeled to a semi-permanent bed (80" x 53").
The original fold-down table up front is still in place - the bed can be removed and the original front dinette can be returned to it's original form.
In the rear is a small corner bathroom - complete with toilet and shower.
This trailer has an Oregon SP license plate.
This is a Special Interest plate - it is a permanent plate for special vehicles that does not require annual tags. It will remain valid, while registered in Oregon.
Surprising hi-tech features in this trailer:
All LED lighting USB ports and 12v outlets MP3 player and speakers 100w solar panel mounted on the roof (keeps the batteries charged) Atwood on-demand gas hot water heater.
Dimensions: 18' Overall length, 14' Body length, 7' Outside width 6' 2" Inside height, 310 lb. tongue weight 3500 lbs. loaded vehicle weight.
Electrical: 2 new RV batteries 100 w solar panel on roof - powers the 2 RV batteries all new wiring, outlets, switches
Safety: New LP regulator 2 new propane tanks New safety chains
Exterior: Exterior painted with automotive paint,
New Dometic awning,
Custom made One-of-a-Kind Stainless Steel KenCraft badge,
Interior: New custom lined curtains and cushion covers and dinette cushions,
New 6" memory foam bed mattress,
New 12v Fantastic vent / fan,
12v water pump,
New vinyl flooring,
Original propane light fixtures work,
Original stove and oven works,
New Dometic refrigerator/freezer combo - 5.1 CF gas/electric,
New Dometic toilet,
New shower head,
New residential kitchen sink fauce,
Original kitchen sink and surrounding tile
A/C: A brand new portable room A/C unit goes with this trailer. It was purchased specifically to fit sitting on the floor in the space between the rear dinette seat and the bathroom door. It is a free standing unit with an exhaust hose that runs out through the rear window - using a specificially measured and custom cut plexiglas window replacement. It is an LG unit, rated for 200 sq. ft.
Suspension / Wheels / Brakes:
2 new Dexter axles, custom made for this trailer at the Dexter factory,
New leaf springs and spring bolts,
New electric brakes and breakaway switch,
5 new tires and rims with matching Chrome Moons - even on the spare tire,
Tandem axles with spare tire mounted on the rear bumper.
SP Plate - Special Interest Oregon Plate:
SP license plate is a permanent plate - never needs tags - while it is registered in Oregon.
$ 22,000 OBO
Location: Stayton, Oregon
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