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by Reuben
Tue Sep 20, 2011 5:20 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Can anyone recommend a STEEL wheel refurb company??
Replies: 4
Views: 1399

Can anyone recommend a STEEL wheel refurb company??

Hi I have a set of original Empi Sprintstars that used to be on my K Ghia. I want to get re-chromed / conditioned for my Bus... been to local platers and they advised to deep :roll: . so looking for a wheel specialist - they are steel. Anyone help?? http://i210.photobucket.com/albums/bb288/thestring...
by Reuben
Wed Sep 14, 2011 12:42 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Samba resto
Replies: 6
Views: 1162

Re: Samba resto

Hi and thanks, been a long while but happy to be in the Samba club She is off to the bodyshop Friday for welding, rubbing down and priming - paint job being done by a friend in the new year. Colour is going to be cream top and burnt orange (metallic) bottom, original colour (see pics) was green and ...
by Reuben
Tue Sep 13, 2011 2:58 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Samba rag top roof!
Replies: 6
Views: 1760

Re: Samba rag top roof!

Thanks for info...

Kilgore

I'll chuck them an email and see what they say, looks like they do a nice job - ok to ref the work they did for you? I take it the roof they did for you doesn't leak?
by Reuben
Tue Sep 13, 2011 2:17 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Samba resto
Replies: 6
Views: 1162

Samba resto

Hi Thought I would share a couple of pics of me new bus! Imported from California (dry stored for 20years!) got them to convert to 12v and get her running and breaking (cheaper import) - took 8 months in all and a few times I was just expecting to get a postcard from Bermuda - leap of faith the end ...
by Reuben
Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:45 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Samba rag top roof!
Replies: 6
Views: 1760

Samba rag top roof!

Hi I have imported a nice 21 window from CA, she is off to the bodyshop for a bit of welding and prep this week :) In the meantime I want to crack on with repairing the rag top roof. Not had much luck online - does anyone know where I can get the canvas? Someone who reconditions as a business? I hav...