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1971 Airstream Overlander Outfitted With Modern Touches

Original built in 1971, this Airstream Overlander has gone through an extensive professional restoration process to bring it up to modern standards.

Priced at $39,000 on Airstream Classifieds, it doesn’t look like the seller enticed any buyers as of yet.

The wheels are the dead giveaway that this 27-footer isn’t a recent model.

1971 Airstream Overlander

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But the current owners sure know where you’re supposed to park a trailer.

Airstream parked at beach

The custom interior appears fresh and open. Plenty of ‘blank canvas’ to make your mark upon.

Storage cubbies in Overlander

Stained wood dinette table with a dark gray seating area. Is that the original ’70s-era control panel above the bookshelf?

Dinette in Airstream Overlander

The minimalist design continues in the kitchen, but the farm house sink stands out!

Farm house sink

Just a two-burner cooktop.

Two burner stove

You could wash a dog in this bathroom basin.

Wash basin in Airstream bathroom

Or how about this tub?

Shower basin

Modern amenities like a 15,000 BTU air conditioner and flushable toilet make for easy(er) living. And new wheel bearings, brakes, and tires provide for safe towing.

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