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by split999
Fri Feb 05, 2016 1:38 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: what size OG Fuchs?
Replies: 12
Views: 1841

Re: what size OG Fuchs?

I run 14's, but as said its about offset and clearance etc. Another thing to consider is the fact that if you venture too far away from the stock set up size wise, you may have to recalibrate your speedometer. Nothing more embarrassing than being done for speeding in a bus! Lol!
Hth
by split999
Fri Feb 05, 2016 1:25 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Propex Heater where do peeps store gas bottle?
Replies: 32
Views: 4064

Re: Propex Heater where do peeps store gas bottle?

Mines Fitted in the engine compartment (where originally intended), left hand side. No problems at all. As Graham says, needs to be secured down properly. I drew round the bottom collar of the gas bottom onto a piece of 18mm MDF. I then drew a larger circle round that approx 30mm away from the inner...
by split999
Mon Feb 01, 2016 2:09 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Firetruck spotlight
Replies: 1
Views: 457

Re: Firetruck spotlight

Yhpm
by split999
Sun Jan 31, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: " Trix " our 66 adventure continues.............
Replies: 658
Views: 64854

Re: " Trix " our 66 adventure....& refresh begins

Does the glue have to come off Bren? I suppose if you're painting it does, but....
by split999
Sun Jan 31, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Morocco bound in my '59
Replies: 22
Views: 3154

Re: Morocco bound in my '59

Have a great trip and enjoy every minute.

Good luck!
by split999
Wed Jan 27, 2016 6:56 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Expert Opinion
Replies: 5
Views: 595

Re: Expert Opinion

When you go to pick up your van, make sure you get a fully itemised invoice for ALL work carried out. At least that way you will have some come back if things don't turn out the way you hoped.
by split999
Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:34 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: " Trix " our 66 adventure continues.............
Replies: 658
Views: 64854

Re: " Trix " our 66 adventure....& refresh begins

Great progress Bren!!
by split999
Sat Jan 23, 2016 9:30 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Adjustable push rod tubes - recomendations?
Replies: 9
Views: 2171

Re: Adjustable push rod tubes - recomendations?

Without a doubt...Jaycee adjustable tubes. No leaks.
by split999
Sat Jan 23, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: where have Transporterhaus gone?
Replies: 27
Views: 3740

Re: where have Transporterhaus gone?

Thanks flatbeat.

Thanks Paul, but the link leads me to FB information saying not available. Thanks anyway, I'll just have to wait and see like everyone else I guess.
by split999
Sat Jan 23, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: where have Transporterhaus gone?
Replies: 27
Views: 3740

Re: where have Transporterhaus gone?

The 'contact us' I used thru the website didn't actually have a number to ring.
by split999
Sat Jan 23, 2016 10:22 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: where have Transporterhaus gone?
Replies: 27
Views: 3740

Re: where have Transporterhaus gone?

Paul, do you have a link to that FB acc. please? I too was interested and Alex said he would update FB etc, but I can only find an old FB page like Ernie it seems.
Cheers
by split999
Fri Jan 22, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 66 Arizona Deluxe.....
Replies: 44
Views: 7523

Re: 66 Arizona Deluxe.....

Mouse grey. The best.

Coming along now..
by split999
Fri Jan 22, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Things you do for love "her" 1966 bus
Replies: 37
Views: 5398

Re: Things you do for love "her" 1966 bus

This might be of some help. Go on theSamba....technical...open and search all the schematics on there. It's a bit small but you can expand and read easily..hope this helps.

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/archives/inf ... nsions.php
by split999
Fri Jan 22, 2016 2:57 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Things you do for love "her" 1966 bus
Replies: 37
Views: 5398

Re: Things you do for love "her" 1966 bus

Well done. You're doing a great job and more importantly having a go yourself. From experience I can only tell you what a good feeling it is when someone looks at all your hard work years later (8 in my case!), and says what a nice bus you have. Keep going, you have the skills and the determination....