Details about NATE!


The basics:

This is a full frame-up reno/ resto using some original pieces and some new. 

NATE is a 12 ft (15 ft w/ hitch) 1960 Lakewood Industries Travel Trailer that easily tows with a small truck or small SUV. Approx. 1500 lbs.

Sleeps 3-4; no bathroom but room to store a port-a-potty. 

Clean title; CA registration thru 3/18.

Breakdown of work completed:

Windows, screens & “eyebrows” (new gaskets, pile weatherstripping & putty tape)
Awning rail
Stove/ oven
Sink & faucets
Interior lights 


Aluminum exterior skins

Stainless steel screws (exterior)

cargo door & frame, entry door & frame, screen door

Custom exterior paint replicating its original design

Baby Moon hubcaps

12v exterior lights

Subfloor & flooring 

Framing & insulation

Birch interior


Roof vent

Dinette table & cushions (converts to a bed)


100% new electrical

Plumbing connections

120v refrigerator 

Flat screen tv w/ full motion mount 


Propane tank

Jack & caster


Like new tires w/ chrome rims

Packed bearings 

Sealed (weatherproof) undercarriage