It may be the question The Housemartins asked us back in 1986, but after our stay in a classic Airstream
Colorado Trailer, we knew the answer was yes...
By CHRIS RUSSON firstname.lastname@example.org THE iconic American Airstream
brand will officially relaunch in the UK at October's Motorhome and Caravan Show 2017, the UK's largest leisure vehicle show.
The famous aerodynamic, silver-bullet Airstream
shape is handcrafted with a buck-riveted aluminium bodyshell over a ribbed frame, with visible aluminium inside as well as out.
So the couple found new digs: a 1971 Airstream
they purchased for $4,600 and set up in an RV park just outside of Seattle.
The instantly recognizable silver bubble design -- inspired by airplane fuselages -- hasn't been tweaked much since the first Airstreams
took to the open road in the 1930s on the way to becoming an American icon.
IF you think caravanning can't be cool then you have never stayed in an Airstream
. These sleek, silver bullets are the Rolls Royce of trailers.
The snag is that the airstream
costs a mighty EUR59,093.
A major obstacle to adopting liquid desiccant dehumidification systems for general air conditioning applications is the practical impact of direct contact between the liquid desiccant and the airstream
. It is difficult to prevent entrainment of desiccant solution droplets in airstreams
and dust in the air gradually accumulates in the desiccant solution, resulting in higher maintenance requirements than with conventional airconditioning equipment.
When there is only one supply opening and only one exhaust opening in a room, the air at any point is the air coming from that supply opening and the air going out through that exhaust opening--no differences between supply and exhaust airstreams
A top-of-the-line joint can cost you: Airstream
's $262,000 Skydeck XL 390 (www.airstream.com) comes with a retractable rooftop patio with a BBQ, stereo and wet bar, and inside features a lush bathroom, slate tiles, LCD TVs and more.
Aside from their stylish exterior, what is it about the Airstreams
which attracts such adoration?
Admit it: when you're driving down the interstate and pass one of those huge silver breadbox-shaped trailers known as Airstreams
, you get a goofy grin on your face.
The passage of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 prompted an increased urgency to find new ways of treating airstreams
containing volatile organic compounds (VOCs) such as toluene and methyl ethyl ketone (MEK).
For my Diamond Jubilee Lesbian Years, I had envisioned Mother Earth Watch trips with my fellow crones, counting hawks in migration over Lesbos, circling up the silver Airstreams
and convoying in voter registration drives throughout the South, or popping out my uppers and gumming the pretty young things who attend to my every need at Amazon Manor.
Shinn also knew that powerful airstreams
called trade winds lift about a billion tons of African dust every year, carry it on a five-day journey across the Atlantic, then dump the particles onto Caribbean waters and islands.