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Redwood City
, California
Last Modified February 22, 2024
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Redwood City
, California

1966 Airstream Overlander

This is a beautiful, fully renovated, 26ft 1966 Airstream Overlander for sale at $75,500- (appraised for $88,500 in June 2023). It has a clean title with no lean. Sleeping 5 comfortably, the functionality of this trailer for a family (or individual) is well thought out. Rear bathroom, converting queen bed in the front dining area, 2 burner gas stove top, fireplace (functional for heat), air conditioner, bunk bed and single bed/reading nook, and a 30-amp service shore power connection are some of the highlights of this travel trailer. There is a large freshwater storage, large grey and black tanks (brand new with new plumbing), and the highest quality batteries and inverter keep power flowing efficiently and safely on any excursion. With a vintage and period correct exterior balanced by a tasteful and updated interior, this 66′ is a must see and uncommon find on the market today. Full restoration was performed by the previous owner in 2022, with some additional work done after purchase (April 2023). Please see below for trailer details, and don’t miss out on this fully sorted out and beautiful trailer.

Body/frame: fully inspected in April 2023 (Avalon RV)- rust free and solid structure
– frame off restoration from previous owner with new subfloor throughout and new insulation
– frame- fully painted and well maintained
– belly pan well intact and in good condition- some spots replaced/patched
– weight distribution hitch points mounted in proper location in accordance with safety and towing guidelines
– body panels are very nice- there are a few minor imperfections from previous ownership (note you will not find a vintage airstream with a 100% flawless exterior). Entire trailer shines up to mirror finish
– rear bumper-no storage as there wasn’t any for this year in the bumper specifically
– body panel seals- the entire trailer was inspected in April of 2023. All inspections/work performed on the entire trailer in April were completed by Avalon RV in Benicia, CA (highly professional shop with both quality work and years of service to stand by- one of the best shops for vintage airstream restorations around). No leaks found, all seals either cleared or touched up already.
– all window glass- great condition and fully functional, seals all appropriate
– front window metal travel guard in place

Axles/wheels: Avalon RV noted axels in good condition- original
– tires/wheels in very good condition- retorqued and fully inspected in April 2023
– bearings- re-greased and additional dust cap replaced. very good condition
– full, brand new, spare tire/wheel mounted underneath by front hitch with easy-to-use dropping bracket (standard in newer trailers and best for weight distribution)

Lights (outside): ALL functional- yes even the reverse lights (if you know vintage airstreams, this is not a common find)
– seals all good around

Refrigerator/freezer: Vissani
– works great, electric operating
– compact refrigerator-freezer (model: MDFF7SS)

Stove top: Gasland Chef
– 2 burner gas stove
– works great, all gas lines pressure and leak tested in April 2023 by Avalon RV

Air Conditioner: Dometic
– works great- fully checked in April 2023

Heating: performed with electric fireplace- tested in April 2023
– can use for ambiance (with heater turned off) or to generate heat for trailer with switch turned on for blower (works very well to heat trailer throughout)

Fans: 2 ceiling fans inside and one vent over entryway
– all work great- tested April 2023
– fans have 2-way function (inflow or outflow) depending on desired application

Gas (propane): 20lbs tanks x2 on front hitch
– fully tested in April 2023
– all gas lines pressure/leak tested and fully functional/safe for operation
– supplies range and water heater (everything else in trailer is electric)

Water heater: Excel tankless/ventless water heater
– this is a ventless, propane water heater
– works great, small and allows for non-venting (look up brand and the wide use of these if you’re unfamiliar with this type of heater- they are great)
– supplies both sink in kitchen, bathroom, and shower

Plumbing: 28 gal fresh water holding tank (located in front of trailer under front bench seats
– 29 gal grey tank (brand new April 2023)
– 25 gal black tank (brand new April 2023)
– plumbing all extensively checked over, flushed and flood tested completely- zero leaks throughout- fully cleared by Avalon RV in April 2023
– all new ABS piping into tanks and under trailer for discharge of tanks, tanks placed in proper locations to maximize flow/ground clearance and functionality

Batteries/Inverter/Battery monitor/wireless dongle controller: 2x Battle Born batteries (100amp hour 12v) / Victron MultiPlus Compact Inverter (12v / 2000va / 80amp) / Victron Energy BMV-712 Smart battery monitor
– top of the line electrical components here- fully tested April 2023
– everything fully optimized with electrical system to get the most use and functionality from equipment- top efficiency achieved by Avalon RV
– breaker box inline, all connections linked to battery monitoring system, LP detector, and operational charging of batteries when plugged into tow vehicle
– Victron Inverter dongle installed and setup for easy control of system via smartphone and Victron Energy app (works great)
– this is an expensive system, and anyone who knows RVs/trailers knows the value of this electrical system

Additional: trailer equipped with (and properly tested) rear braking system- as long as your tow vehicle has a brake control kit
– new break-away coiled cable installed
– proper electrical hookup for tow vehicle
– trailer jack newly installed (manually operational)
– all accessory panels on outside of trailer work well (everything locks)
– new deadbolt installed

This is a unique, one-of-a-kind trailer, ideal for many different applications whether that is a family, working from the road, an AIR B&B setup, extension of your home, etc. Please come take a look. We are hoping to find a good home for this wonderful, fully sought through and immaculately maintained vintage Airstream.

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