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by Choc
Sun May 17, 2015 2:34 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: recommended audio set-up for a camper?
Replies: 11
Views: 3334

Re: recommended audio set-up for a camper?

Once an Alpine lover, always an Alpine lover, been rocking Alpines 20+ years. Alpine head unit, alpine amp, JL Audio sub & component speakers. Amps these days are really small but pack just as much punch as an old skool amp and they were massive! http://www.ssvc.org.uk/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=2310...
by Choc
Fri May 15, 2015 11:43 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Split screen insulation
Replies: 4
Views: 1291

Re: Split screen insulation

We just restored our 1965 split screen - what are your thoughts on insulation for doors and panels - yes or no. If yes what type. We are worried about condensation and causing the metal to rot. Many thanks Thermal Insulation, acoustic insulation or both? If its for acoustic reasons then I'm really ...
by Choc
Mon May 11, 2015 12:26 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: '65 Velvet Green.......
Replies: 153
Views: 30536

Re: Choc's '65 11 Window...the story so far

:occasion4: Happy 50th Birthday old gal!! :occasion4:

She doesn't know it yet but I'm treating her to some paint for her birthday!! :cheers:

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by Choc
Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:02 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: exhaust options
Replies: 7
Views: 1007

Re: exhaust options

Vintage Speed are getting good feedback from most folks at the moment. Personally not tried one but I am tempted. I run the Speed Shop Single Quiet pack, and I like it but it's no good if you want to fit a tow bar later in life. yes that name does ring a bell thanks Jason I would contact VW Speed S...
by Choc
Wed Apr 22, 2015 8:49 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Polished bumper trim £330
Replies: 134
Views: 35591

Re: Polished bumper trim only £300 (promotion 5 sets availab

This is reproduction of bumper trim for deluxe bus or any split bus. Available for sale in 4 styles 1 Euro spec bumper trim with point end in the front and slash end in the rear 2 Euro spec bumper trim with point end in both front and rear 3 US. spec bumper trim with point end in the front and slas...
by Choc
Wed Apr 22, 2015 8:47 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: exhaust options
Replies: 7
Views: 1007

Re: exhaust options

Vintage Speed are getting good feedback from most folks at the moment.

Personally not tried one but I am tempted.

I run the Speed Shop Single Quiet pack, and I like it but it's no good if you want to fit a tow bar later in life.
by Choc
Wed Apr 22, 2015 8:45 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: "What a Buzz"
Replies: 5
Views: 1318

Re: "What a Buzz"

Pics of ya' bus please so we know who to look out for locally. 8)

Are you sure it was the 'VW flick' as kids round here make a similar gesture, well, it looks like a VW flick!!!! :wink:
by Choc
Thu Apr 16, 2015 12:05 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 62 15 Window project - No longer grey!
Replies: 626
Views: 86727

Re: 62 15 Window project - Tdi Power!

The final colour has changed too! Completely different look, wolf in sheeps clothing here we come!!! A Pink bus, at last, you've seen the light!! :D Whenever I read this thread I can't get the Prodigy lyrics out of my head..... Yo! I used to check out lyrics and pump the format Build with skill wit...
by Choc
Thu Apr 16, 2015 11:56 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1957 foxon park panel
Replies: 949
Views: 94606

Re: 1957 foxon park panel

LODGE wrote:She is back home now onto the next stage Image
Not bad. :wink:
by Choc
Mon Apr 13, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 62 15 Window project - No longer grey!
Replies: 626
Views: 86727

Re: 62 15 Window project - Tdi Power!

Hell yeah, liking the sound of the bigger turbo. 8) I like a turbo'd lump, with a tweak and a remap, the Mrs loves it in her daily. :wink: Lots done, lots to do. Keep at it as its defo giving me inspiration to continue with the next phase on our bus. Thank you. :cheers: Sorry pal not been on here f...
by Choc
Mon Apr 13, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: Van of the Month
Topic: March 2015 VOTM
Replies: 44
Views: 17330

Re: March 2015 VOTM

WOW! 8)

Thanks for your votes and kinds words, agreed 2 lovely vans.

Sorry for slow reply, been out of the Country.

Going to have a good look at Richards 15w at Vic Farm as this looks an incredible bus. 8) 8)
by Choc
Fri Apr 03, 2015 10:42 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 62 15 Window project - No longer grey!
Replies: 626
Views: 86727

Re: 62 15 Window project - Tdi Power!

Hell yeah, liking the sound of the bigger turbo. 8)

I like a turbo'd lump, with a tweak and a remap, the Mrs loves it in her daily. :wink:

Lots done, lots to do. Keep at it as its defo giving me inspiration to continue with the next phase on our bus. Thank you. :cheers:
by Choc
Thu Apr 02, 2015 11:53 am
Forum: Van of the Month
Topic: March 2015 VOTM
Replies: 44
Views: 17330

Re: March 2015 VOTM

richard soffe wrote:Thanks choc are you at Vic farm ..if so let meet and have a beer...
That would be good. 8)

Hoping to get down to Vic Farm....weather permitting.

andy f wrote:^^^^^^^^^^
Gotta love this forum
8) Agreed, some true gents about, both past & present forum users & SSVC members. 8)
by Choc
Wed Apr 01, 2015 4:23 pm
Forum: Van of the Month
Topic: March 2015 VOTM
Replies: 44
Views: 17330

Re: March 2015 VOTM

richard soffe wrote:Image




A new headliner would finish your bus ....like what you have done......
Looking very nice indeed. I too like what you have done to your bus, she's a real beaut!!! 8)
by Choc
Wed Apr 01, 2015 12:22 pm
Forum: Van of the Month
Topic: March 2015 VOTM
Replies: 44
Views: 17330

Re: March 2015 VOTM

I love velvet green. I also love a Devon interior [emoji20] can't decide Woodwork interior is next on the list. As said above, the bus has changed and grown with the kids, our youngest was only 5 months old when we purchased the bus, so both kids were in with us in the full width R&R when we first ...