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Old 06-06-2005, 10:21 AM   #1
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Colorado Thomas SaftLiner conversion project pics

I'm just now getting around to posting some pics of my conversion project. I've been working on it for 2 1/2 years, and have more early conversion photos on an old hard drive I will recover and post as soon as possible.
They are in no particular order, but I'll do something about that as soon as I figure out how.


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Old 06-06-2005, 11:00 AM   #2
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WOW Fricking nice job! Awesome woodwork, paint and electrical. The kitchen looks nice too. Are you done with it now, or still working on some things??
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Old 06-06-2005, 12:38 PM   #3
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I'm still working on it, although I expect to be mostly complete in about 30-45 days.
As soon as I get more pics from my old HD, I'll post them and try to get everything in order.

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Old 06-06-2005, 01:17 PM   #4
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Nice work..from the pics it looks like you are out here on the plains of Co..I'm in sterling, which is up in the north east corner.
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Old 06-06-2005, 01:20 PM   #5
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Very nice! Now I kinda wish I'd gone with white rather the the green and almond I finished (coat one) yesterday!



Your cabinetry is lovely and the polar opposite of my saws-alled & construction adhesived knotty pine constructions!

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Old 06-06-2005, 01:38 PM   #6
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D,

Yes, I'm in Calhan, West of Limon.

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Old 06-07-2005, 12:59 PM   #7
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Jake,

I think your Thomas looks great in the green coat. However, I am a miserable bastard when too hot, so I installed too much AC, more insulation than one should need, and the white paint to help reflect some of the 'misery' away from the interior of "Tomcat".

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Old 06-07-2005, 01:20 PM   #8
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Ah! I feel better now, I love the heat! - can't get enough here in New England. No AC for me, just a couple of exhaust fans in the hatches.

Now I have to figure out what to do for screens.
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Old 06-07-2005, 02:10 PM   #9
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Super Cabinetry

Wow! You really did a super job, especially on the cabinetry. You're right about white making a big difference in heat deflection, it really does. But vonslatt, I think your almond and green paint job is very attractive and elegant.
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Both are fantastic! I wish I had a cabinet shop cause those are top notch!!
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