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by Dai
Tue Mar 03, 2015 10:03 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1950 10 window Kombi, oldest UK bus on the road.
Replies: 13
Views: 6215

Re: 1950 10 window Kombi, oldest working UK bus.

Thanks dude, crazy decision to make and I will regret it, but needs must. I'm not sure if this is the oldest type 2 in use in Europe now, there are a few in Museums, but they don't exactly roll out to the shows!
by Dai
Tue Mar 03, 2015 9:43 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1950 10 window Kombi, oldest UK bus on the road.
Replies: 13
Views: 6215

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

1950 VW Kombi, Chassis number 6620. Due to an impending property purchase I have decided to offer my 1950 Kombi for sale. If you have been looking for a window bus this early you will know how rarely they come on the market. I was searching for this bus for 5+ years, and was very lucky to be able to...
by Dai
Mon Mar 02, 2015 10:30 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: BARNDOOR BUSES SPOTTED FOR SALE
Replies: 2956
Views: 334368

Re: BARNDOOR BUSES SPOTTED FOR SALE

Well, Changing times ahead, so if someone wants to buy the UK's oldest working bus, take a look here:

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/ ... id=1759445

Big decisions ladies and gentlemen, big decisions......
by Dai
Thu Feb 26, 2015 10:12 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: New project 51 barndoor panel
Replies: 162
Views: 23251

Re: New project 51 barndoor panel van

BlastingDiePast wrote:Nothing worse then gutter repairs on a single skin roof.

Get some pics up!!
Yes there is.. Frame liners. I'm sick of frame liners. :lol: They're just a pain in the butt, always stalls my projects unless the chassis is upside down on a bench. Then they're fun. Bloody things :lol:
by Dai
Sun Feb 22, 2015 5:35 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1963 Irish Post and telegraph Panel Van
Replies: 154
Views: 31062

Re: 1963 Irish Post and telegraph Panel Van

Open deckchair. Sit down. Take hot mug of tea and sip gently. think. sip. think. sip repeat. Sometimes you just need to take 10 minutes to contemplate the restart. It will come to you, and you are more than capable of whats required. Nobody can tell you what to do next, projects evolve as you know, ...
by Dai
Mon Feb 16, 2015 9:07 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 54 rhd barndoor resurection
Replies: 108
Views: 27113

Re: 54 rhd barndoor resurection

Spotted on facebook, Luqa airport. No more info unfortunately. http://images.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1311381.jpg The story i know about this is that in the early 6o's here in Malta there was a small fleet of VW busses used as scuttle transport for the BEA pilots and flight crew to and from the ...
by Dai
Mon Feb 09, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1963 Irish Post and telegraph Panel Van
Replies: 154
Views: 31062

Re: 1963 Irish Post and telegraph Panel Van

:cheers: :cheers: :cheers: YESS!!!! I love this build, Great to hear you are back on it mate!!! 8) 8)

Looking forward to seeing how it progresses!!
by Dai
Wed Feb 04, 2015 10:21 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: New project 51 barndoor panel
Replies: 162
Views: 23251

Re: New project 51 barndoor panel van

Oh, and if you're blending it to Green, I'd love to buy the blue drivers door off you as I need an OG paint blue one! :lol: 8)
by Dai
Wed Feb 04, 2015 10:14 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: New project 51 barndoor panel
Replies: 162
Views: 23251

Re: New project 51 barndoor panel van

Looking great Craig! Well done on pushing through it in the winter! 8) Great to see another early one progressing.
by Dai
Wed Jan 28, 2015 9:01 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1950, 10w Kombi
Replies: 174
Views: 25104

Re: 1950, 10w Kombi

Come for a ride in the '50 8)


http://youtu.be/v4TOlKhnlPc
by Dai
Thu Jan 22, 2015 3:45 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: BARNDOOR BUSES SPOTTED FOR SALE
Replies: 2956
Views: 334368

Re: BARNDOOR BUSES SPOTTED FOR SALE

KAV 640 spotted for sale on Facebook, Contact Matt Smith for more info, Ace early UK supplied bus!
by Dai
Thu Jan 22, 2015 9:04 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: *** SOLD ***
Replies: 8
Views: 2573

Re: 1959 Mango Standard very nice OG Paint project - £9950on

Wow, I thought it was cheap before!! 8O
by Dai
Tue Jan 13, 2015 12:02 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Birth certificate for your VW ??
Replies: 56
Views: 27158

Re: Birth certificate for your VW ??

Just bought another one.... Start the clock!! :lol:
by Dai
Sun Dec 07, 2014 9:57 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1959 Tax and MOT exempt Kombi. **Sale Pending**
Replies: 1
Views: 1469

Re: 1959 Tax and MOT exempt Kombi.

http://i72.photobucket.com/albums/i195/streetwagens/59%20Kombi/P1020765.jpg http://i72.photobucket.com/albums/i195/streetwagens/59%20Kombi/P1020774.jpg http://i72.photobucket.com/albums/i195/streetwagens/59%20Kombi/P1020775.jpg http://i72.photobucket.com/albums/i195/streetwagens/59%20Kombi/P1020776...
by Dai
Sun Dec 07, 2014 9:50 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1959 Tax and MOT exempt Kombi. **Sale Pending**
Replies: 1
Views: 1469

1959 Tax and MOT exempt Kombi. **Sale Pending**

Hi All, I am selling this as I have other projects that I need to be getting on with, so it is for sale in its unfinished state, having had the majority of the welding completed. This is a European spec 1959 Portuguese Kombi, which is pretty unusual and rare. Being a european bus it is a semaphore b...