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by Rusting Hulk
Tue Oct 22, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1952 Microbus restoration
Replies: 26
Views: 4414

Re: 1952 Microbus restoration

I thought I recognised the your bus before paint...great work. See you next April in Amersfoort?
by Rusting Hulk
Mon Oct 21, 2013 9:12 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Differences in steering boxes?
Replies: 1
Views: 468

Re: Differences in steering boxes?

They are basically all the same, there are minor differences in the shape of the cover.
by Rusting Hulk
Sun Oct 20, 2013 7:43 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1952 Microbus restoration
Replies: 26
Views: 4414

Re: 1952 Microbus restoration

Hi
Are you David Olivier? Think I remember your bus from the 'barndoor buffer' days.

Nice resto David.

Simon
by Rusting Hulk
Sat Oct 19, 2013 10:20 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort
Replies: 363
Views: 51325

Re: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort

JD Westy wrote:We,ll be down Thursday but looking to hotel it :)
Let me know if you find somewhere.....
by Rusting Hulk
Thu Oct 17, 2013 1:14 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Shipping/parts pick up from Portugal
Replies: 7
Views: 1641

Re: Shipping/parts pick up from Portugal

Thanks Trev, not sure Duncan is there anymore but I will give him a try... Stephan (the bus driver) was on the case but the guy i'm buying stuff off is not being helpful :roll:
by Rusting Hulk
Wed Oct 16, 2013 8:19 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort
Replies: 363
Views: 51325

Re: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort

buzz wrote:
Rusting Hulk wrote:Tunnel for me..... f==k the ferry it smells of sick in April :)
So Simon..... Are you or menace going to join this cruize of awesomeness!!!!

Even rich is making the effort and not flying..... 8O
Registered and Hotel booked :wink:
by Rusting Hulk
Tue Oct 15, 2013 7:55 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Shipping/parts pick up from Portugal
Replies: 7
Views: 1641

Re: Shipping/parts pick up from Portugal

Have you been intercepting my mail again Joe? :)
by Rusting Hulk
Mon Oct 14, 2013 9:45 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Shipping/parts pick up from Portugal
Replies: 7
Views: 1641

Shipping/parts pick up from Portugal

Has any body shipped anything large from Portugal? Or know anybody who drives to and from Lisbon who could help me out?
Any info appreciated...Please pm me.
Simon
by Rusting Hulk
Mon Oct 14, 2013 9:27 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort
Replies: 363
Views: 51325

Re: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort

Tunnel for me..... f==k the ferry it smells of sick in April :)
by Rusting Hulk
Sun Oct 13, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 21 window on the samba
Replies: 80
Views: 9501

Re: 21 window on the samba

Image

Lovely bus
by Rusting Hulk
Thu Oct 10, 2013 8:07 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 52 Barndoor Samba for sale
Replies: 123
Views: 18259

Re: 52 Barndoor Samba for sale

Unless you know what barndoor deluxes have been changing hands for under the radar then it's very hard for you to understand what this bus is worth. It's the 13th oldest deluxe (discounting a fraud) on the banrdoor register, it's worth a lot of money! Cheers Scott. I was just curious. Wise words fr...
by Rusting Hulk
Fri Oct 04, 2013 8:42 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Help with an early chassis number!
Replies: 5
Views: 1340

Re: Help with an early chassis number!

What Mike said... and the body number is usually about 1000 less and is stamped in the bulkhead behind passenger seat (lhd)
by Rusting Hulk
Thu Sep 26, 2013 9:15 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort
Replies: 363
Views: 51325

Re: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort

Scotty wrote:
Rusting Hulk wrote:I was thinking of asking Rockstock to drive my bus there and i could go in the Boeing :)
Wouldn't it be better to ask someone who has driven a bus before?....
Don't worry he would have a good co-pilot, Maria would be map reading and shouting abuse at lesser BD driver's
by Rusting Hulk
Tue Sep 24, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort
Replies: 363
Views: 51325

Re: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort

I was thinking of asking Rockstock to drive my bus there and we could go in the Boeing :)
by Rusting Hulk
Wed Aug 28, 2013 9:00 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Getting my head around it!
Replies: 3
Views: 736

Re: Getting my head around it!

One is a Deluxe and one is a Panel... It depends what bus you want to end up with, camper? Restored concours commercial bus?.. I would do a bit of research on the different models and pick one that suits you and your budget. Personally I would say the panel needs too much work. The Deluxe.. too expe...