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Skinning Question and Bus for Sale Question

This is a public forum to discuss Eagle related technical issues. If you are having a problem with your Eagle, this is the place to find help.

We are new to this site, been around eagles for a while I guess.
We have several Eagles, this post is to find out were I can find
a thread or a area for skinning an Eagle. We have a framed
bus with no sidding on it at all. I have read some things on the internet
about Stretching the metal not a clue.

Also were is a good place to post Eagles for Sale

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Hi Tom and Welcome!

I can't answer the question on skinning as I have never done it. ;)

Post them in the Eagle Mall, Eagle For Sale Members area.

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Becky & Paul Lawry
1968 Eagle 01 #7443
Silver 8V92 HT 740

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Hey Tom,

Check out this site:

This site belongs to Art & Cindy and they have one of the best build sites for Eagles that you will find. They talk about (and show) how they skinned their Eagle with the help of some of their friends. Art's name on the forum is Sunchaser Art. I am sure he will be happy to answer any questions. Many others here have done it themselves too and will offer suggestions. That's one of the great things about this forum - lots of experience and everyone always willing to help out another Eagle owner.
Dale Houston
1993 Eagle 15-45
Nashville, TN
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You're too flattering. . .I think I learned more how not to do it, which may help someone from making the same mistakes! At any rate, welcome to the group Tom, and if there's anything we can help with, feel free to ask.

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Riverside County, CA
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Welcome aboard!

I know you will find lots of help here.
Julio & Julieta Pérez

1969 05 #7810
8V92 DD / HT-740 Allison
1964 01 #6469
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Tom, the various forums have many threads on skinning buses. The search feature is your friend :D

Take a look at this thread on our board:


Edit: Wow, I just went through that thread again and there is some really good information about skinning. It is a must read if you plan to do your Eagle.
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'85 Eagle 10 with Series 60 & Eaton AutoShift 10 speed transmission - not at all fancy, but fully functional
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Tom, if you have a problem and no one here can give you the answer call Gary at B&B Coach in Vegas his wife Sandy has skinned Eagles for years and she is the best I ever saw not a rivet out of place and no stress marks

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Clifford is right about Sandy and her daughter at B&B. They did ours and it is hard to find any done better.
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Thank's to all of you that replyied
I found some great threads that I'm reading now.

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How Much Did It Cost To Have Your Coach Skinned At B&B. ???. I Really Would Like To Know. Maybe I Should'nt Ask & Talk $$. Some People Dont Like That :oops:

JOHN 8-)
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