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by Dai
Mon Mar 23, 2015 10:56 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: RHD 1954 Samba
Replies: 370
Views: 89886

Re: RHD 1954 Samba

Gah, thought I'd seen the last of this old bucket! :lol: Gutted its not mine any longer, but glad to see it having some progress. There have been a lot of changes since I bought it in 2007, so my thoughts were that if I was going to drive this I would have built it by now. The timings worked out wel...
by Dai
Thu Mar 19, 2015 11:15 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Anyone in to splitties in Swansea in the early '90s?
Replies: 7
Views: 1283

Re: Anyone in to splitties in Swansea in the early '90s?

I knew I had a pic of it somewhere! I think it was a walkthrough as well!

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by Dai
Thu Mar 12, 2015 9:09 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Anyone in to splitties in Swansea in the early '90s?
Replies: 7
Views: 1283

Re: Anyone in to splitties in Swansea in the early '90s?

It was a sea blue and white RHD late Devon, with the Martin Walker roof. I tried to buy it for years, then one day it vanished, sold to someone who was going to restore it apparently. Hope it survived! 8)
by Dai
Wed Mar 11, 2015 1:51 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1950 10 window Kombi, oldest UK bus on the road.
Replies: 13
Views: 6218

Re: 1950 10 window Kombi, oldest UK bus on the road.

Price dropped to £80k... :(
by Dai
Tue Mar 10, 2015 9:47 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: EARLY 1951 Non rear window barndoor panelvan *Price Drop*
Replies: 7
Views: 3274

Re: February 1951 Non rear window barndoor panelvan

Price dropped to £30,000 firm 8)
by Dai
Sat Mar 07, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: EARLY 1951 Non rear window barndoor panelvan *Price Drop*
Replies: 7
Views: 3274

Re: February 1951 Non rear window barndoor panelvan

No mate, it's still for sale, if I sell this then I can afford to keep the '50, so I'm hoping this one sells really! :lol:
by Dai
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:14 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: ## pls remove ##
Replies: 5
Views: 2119

Re: Jan '51 Barndoor Panel Van - original Belgian bus

Thanks a lot dude. Yeh I heard a few whispers :wink: Don't worry, I've got something else up my sleeve too :twisted: My sleeves are also dragging on the floor full of rusty sharp edges! :lol: Love this van, was ace chasing it around Europe on some top road trips last year, hope it finds a deserving...
by Dai
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:11 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: UK supplied 54 Barndoor Standard
Replies: 30
Views: 7577

Re: UK supplied 54 Barndoor Standard

The market decides my friend. We have imported a lot to the uk so we can only expect a few to leave, that's the way of the world. I wish I could have afforded it myself, but I'm waaay too stretched at the moment! :wink: see you at a show in some vintage tin soon I hope 8)
by Dai
Fri Mar 06, 2015 8:44 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: UK supplied 54 Barndoor Standard
Replies: 30
Views: 7577

Re: UK supplied 54 Barndoor Standard

Is it staying in the uk? Best of luck with the next project 8)
by Dai
Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1954 RHD Barndoor Doubledoor
Replies: 56
Views: 21378

Re: 1954 RHD Barndoor Doubledoor

Love it mate, a true piece of history! I remember thinking when I owned it for 8 days that I really should keep hold of it! :lol: hope you find a deal with it and that it stays in the uk one more time 8)
by Dai
Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1954 RHD Barndoor 23w Samba -sold.
Replies: 9
Views: 5025

Re: 1954 RHD Barndoor 23w Samba

Sold 8)
by Dai
Wed Mar 04, 2015 6:24 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: EARLY 1951 Non rear window barndoor panelvan *Price Drop*
Replies: 7
Views: 3274

Re: February 1951 Non rear window barndoor panelvan

Myself! :lol: I will not sell all of them, just whichever sells first so I can make ends meet. Don't worry, I will still be holding up the roads on the way to Hessisch!! :lol:
by Dai
Wed Mar 04, 2015 11:24 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: EARLY 1951 Non rear window barndoor panelvan *Price Drop*
Replies: 7
Views: 3274

EARLY 1951 Non rear window barndoor panelvan *Price Drop*

February 1951 Non rear window signwritten panelvan ‘Stella Choklad’ As far as early commercials go, this is hard to beat. Pre 10,000 chassis number barndoor panelvan, supplied in primer, then signwritten in Sweden in Brown and Cream with Stella Choklad livery. Its the second oldest signwritten Volks...
by Dai
Wed Mar 04, 2015 10:49 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1954 RHD Barndoor 23w Samba -sold.
Replies: 9
Views: 5025

1954 RHD Barndoor 23w Samba -sold.

Right hand drive 1954 Barndoor Samba project for sale, Chassis number 20-104350. Hi All, You may have seen that I have put my 1950 bus up for sale, I also have a few other busses that I am considering selling, that I will keep if the 50 sells. This is one of them. In 2008 I was able to purchase this...
by Dai
Tue Mar 03, 2015 10:46 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1950 10 window Kombi, oldest UK bus on the road.
Replies: 13
Views: 6218

Re: 1950 10 window Kombi, oldest UK bus on the road.

Thanks everyone, it's a nuts bus, and not an easy decision, I'll advertise some other busses tomorrow and if they go then I will hopefully be able to keep the 50, we shall see how it goes. 8) Jonthebuilder, you might want to check the records, there is no 50 in Denmark :wink: Body parts will be acce...