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by smithsvw
Thu Dec 13, 2012 6:09 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 63 RHD Devon Caravette
Replies: 422
Views: 67903

Re: 63 RHD Devon Caravette (Post Paint!)

Re read this thread in depth over the last couple of nights and it just keeps blowing me away the depth of detail you've gone into! My first bus was a mouse grey/ pearl white 62 devon so was always going to have a little soft spot for this bus but i think it truely is going to be better than new whe...
by smithsvw
Thu Dec 13, 2012 6:03 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1955 RHD 23 WINDOW samba
Replies: 323
Views: 44231

Re: 1955 RHD 23 WINDOW samba

Good skills Paul :D
Thats looking awesome.. The chestnut is really gonna set that off mate..
Good luck for tommorrow, looking forward to seeing it done :D
awesome interior too
by smithsvw
Thu Dec 13, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto. AKA 'Bucket'
Replies: 537
Views: 68852

Re: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto.

Well i'm done.... nearly, some bumper bolts to paint and stupid little jobs that never seem to end But off home next week :D http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r178/schmitts_photos/IMG_0618640x480.jpg http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r178/schmitts_photos/IMG_0617640x480.jpg Thanks to everyone for ...
by smithsvw
Wed Dec 12, 2012 7:41 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto. AKA 'Bucket'
Replies: 537
Views: 68852

Re: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto.

Last bits now.... all doors bolts painted and finally the bumpers!! :D Cant wait to fit these bad boys up tomorrow http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r178/schmitts_photos/IMG_0613640x480.jpg http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r178/schmitts_photos/IMG_0612640x480.jpg Just following Monkey knuts lead ...
by smithsvw
Sun Dec 09, 2012 3:23 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto. AKA 'Bucket'
Replies: 537
Views: 68852

Re: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto.

Well the shell and doors are 100% done :D all flattened and polished and ready to go.. Little detail for air filter on the Judson http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r178/schmitts_photos/IMG_0585640x478.jpg Just finished these today and well happy Wheels done.. they were painted black but then decide...
by smithsvw
Tue Dec 04, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Wolfsburgwest doglegs
Replies: 4
Views: 761

Re: Wolfsburgwest doglegs

Got mine from Schofields and are a pretty good fit. Not perfect but very nice.
by smithsvw
Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:18 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Dove Blue 57
Replies: 58
Views: 9121

Re: Dove Blue 57

shed;-)
by smithsvw
Mon Nov 26, 2012 7:42 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1950, 10w Kombi
Replies: 174
Views: 25318

Re: 24th Nov 1950, 10w Kombi

Come on then Dai................ any updates :D
by smithsvw
Sun Nov 25, 2012 12:03 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto. AKA 'Bucket'
Replies: 537
Views: 68852

Re: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto.

Been a very busy week even though a lot of other stuff has been going on.. Few update pics for John Final fit up prior to paint! bumper all primed up ready to go http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r178/schmitts_photos/DSC02729640x427.jpg final prime http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r178/schmitts_p...
by smithsvw
Wed Nov 14, 2012 9:23 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto. AKA 'Bucket'
Replies: 537
Views: 68852

Re: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto.

Little progress report Still in my temporary booth at the mo :roll: but managed to get some more colour on the old girl Sorry for the rubbish phone pics but better ones will be on there way! Colour looks spot on :wink: http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r178/schmitts_photos/IMG_0541640x478.jpg http:...
by smithsvw
Sun Nov 11, 2012 9:46 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto. AKA 'Bucket'
Replies: 537
Views: 68852

Re: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto.

Factory primer colour mixed in 2k with matting agent.
by smithsvw
Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:25 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto. AKA 'Bucket'
Replies: 537
Views: 68852

Re: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto.

Well john.. Your Patience is paying off... finally got some colour on.. Might only be the underside but thats a big job ticked off the list! So happy we went this way John and not the sand green, think this will contast perfect with the body colour! :D Moving onto outside tomorrow.. :wink: final pre...
by smithsvw
Mon Nov 05, 2012 10:06 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Spikes Vintage Restorations
Replies: 24
Views: 5391

Re: Spikes Vintage Restorations

Wishing Andy the all the best for setting up his new business.. Andys work isn't just amazing in the vw world but being able to put your hand up to painting pebble beach winning cars is an elitist group! Legend at what he does and a top guy to match.. Looking forward to working with andy in an amazi...
by smithsvw
Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:20 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto. AKA 'Bucket'
Replies: 537
Views: 68852

Re: 1956 RHD Wolfsburg Kombi Resto.

To get to the damage when the bus rolled i reckon! beat to hell in the rear corner and belt line was buckled!