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by vwspijlbus
Sat Jun 05, 2010 6:15 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Mike 1973 reporting for the BBC
Replies: 13
Views: 1705

Re: Mike 1973 reporting for the BBC

fastwheels wrote: what a trip :D :D :D
2 years ago already
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Cannot be there this years edition... :(
by vwspijlbus
Tue Jun 01, 2010 7:07 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: O.C.D. 27th to 31st may, (even more pics..)
Replies: 165
Views: 15796

Re: O.C.D. 27th to 31st may, few places left (alot of pics..)

Great pictures! Looks like a super weekend.
by vwspijlbus
Fri May 28, 2010 7:09 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: '65 Highroof WT Westy style!
Replies: 241
Views: 29024

Re: '65 Highroof

Posh.. ? huh??? in what way frank, you've seen my previous bus, was there anything posh..? at all? :) :roll: :) Complete white icw a deluxe belt just sounds posh to me. But it's your bus so you choose. I't makes me think of Joop's van. http://img28.imageshack.us/img28/8417/image1kq.jpg great weathe...
by vwspijlbus
Wed May 26, 2010 3:56 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: The cool photo thread
Replies: 3035
Views: 434092

Re: The cool photo thread

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by vwspijlbus
Mon May 24, 2010 6:45 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Extreme camping anyone??
Replies: 53
Views: 5130

Re: Extreme camping anyone??

We had a friend round, and he helped, but it was still difficult! Me and Susie took it off on our own, we put a board on the roof and slipped it off the back :oops: Regarding getting it up / off the bus I'm considering several options: here or here Cheers for those pics of the cover Frank. Here is ...
by vwspijlbus
Sun May 23, 2010 11:25 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Extreme camping anyone??
Replies: 53
Views: 5130

Re: Extreme camping anyone??

First real test done on a campsite:

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Exept getting it up/down there it's great.
by vwspijlbus
Sun May 23, 2010 11:24 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Back where I belong
Replies: 29
Views: 2728

Re: Back where I belong

There must be a nice story behind this picture!
by vwspijlbus
Fri May 21, 2010 7:44 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: '65 Highroof WT Westy style!
Replies: 241
Views: 29024

Re: '65 Highroof

I'm wondering if i should just touch up the welded areas in green http://img198.imageshack.us/img198/8153/28597n.jpg or go for a complete white highroof (only paint under beltline) with the deluxe trim with a red line .. To posh! but what if i get more then i invested..?? mmmm.. :shaking2: No! Enjo...
by vwspijlbus
Fri May 21, 2010 6:43 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Extreme camping anyone??
Replies: 53
Views: 5130

Re: Extreme camping anyone??

Looks great Mike! :cheers: Did you and Susie managed to get it up there just by the 2 of you? Nippers aren't convinced yet... That's just a matter of time. I planned upcomming weekend a roof tent try-out on a campsite to find out how (un)practical it all is during a sleep over. It should at least gi...
by vwspijlbus
Mon May 17, 2010 6:08 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Extreme camping anyone??
Replies: 53
Views: 5130

Re: Extreme camping anyone??

Mike1973 wrote:Could you take a better picture of the underneath and cover for us? We need to make one...
http://img156.imageshack.us/img156/7545/img5659i.jpg

http://img341.imageshack.us/img341/9845/img5657i.jpg

Due to the image size it didn't put 'm between the img-tags.
by vwspijlbus
Sun May 16, 2010 11:27 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Extreme camping anyone??
Replies: 53
Views: 5130

Re: Extreme camping anyone??

Think my 30hp might struggle a little lugging it around though... Mike: Does this thought no longer apply..? Also be aware that if you fold your canvas wet it needs to be dryed asap to brevent lossing its waterresistant quality. (I have some bad experiance with folding a wet 1980 folding caravan in...
by vwspijlbus
Sun May 16, 2010 8:35 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Extreme camping anyone??
Replies: 53
Views: 5130

Re: Extreme camping anyone??

Frank, as of today we are also Roof Top tent owners :cheers: Cool! Hope it doesn't result in a new topic to find a name for ssvc members with a bus on standard height and a roof tent. ;) I like to see it on the zombi-combi in full swing. BIG thanks to Rose Deakin for all her hard work, picking up, ...
by vwspijlbus
Sat May 15, 2010 7:12 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Extreme camping anyone??
Replies: 53
Views: 5130

Re: Extreme camping anyone??

Mike1973 wrote:That looks fantastic Frank! What do the girls think of it?
They love it! (but we still have to give it a night over test)
STEPHAN wrote:Looks very nice Frank, where did you got it from?
http://www.beduin-tents.eu
by vwspijlbus
Fri May 14, 2010 7:27 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Extreme camping anyone??
Replies: 53
Views: 5130

Re: Extreme camping anyone??

Kids kept getting longer so I'm going for a roof tent experiment:

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by vwspijlbus
Fri Apr 30, 2010 5:06 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Victori Farm
Replies: 3
Views: 721

Re: Victori Farm

Going to Stanford on the Sunday and thinking about camping over Vic farm sunday night, is it mainly an adult scene or are kids welcome (2 and 12 years old) Is it strictly camping or are there any amenities bar,shop etc? Cheers It's a very child friendly event: Bouncing castle, face painting, clean ...