August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window bus

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by simons121 » Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:57 pm

Looking good - tons of hard work done

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by markp » Sun Mar 24, 2013 8:03 pm

Wow note quite sure how I missed this thread but I've now arrived and ill be watching with excitement in the future .... :wink:

Well done fella love your work and the speedy way you do things ....

Did you make the seat covers ? They came out sweet :cheers:

I love these resto threads ...... Ya take a rusty bus and save it thus popping another bus back on the road ....... WELL DONE !

Keep the updates coming and keep the great pic's coming too we all love to see the bus porn pics

Fab stuff

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If you're going to dive in then make sure it's the deep end ! SIMPLES :D

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by ALHINSON » Thu Oct 10, 2013 4:06 am

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car


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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by mango-westy » Thu Oct 10, 2013 4:25 am

Nice one mate starting to come together!

Speak soon carl.

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by ALHINSON » Mon Jul 14, 2014 7:08 pm

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Very nearly there now, just waiting on dropped spindles, fit some lower profile tyres, and then of course an engine!!!
1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by Claushema » Mon Jul 14, 2014 7:24 pm

Just saw this. I live pretty close to Nevers. Who knew! Looks great.

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by Hongkongphooey » Tue Jul 15, 2014 12:22 pm

That looks great, you must be chuffed to bits. :D
'60 RHD Devon

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by ALHINSON » Fri Jul 25, 2014 10:27 am

Home at last! Parked by our stables and my 1957 Oval Beetle & Jack the dog!

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window b

Post by ALHINSON » Mon May 18, 2015 6:19 am

As part of doing a complete rewire with a branch new complete loom of the bus yesterday I changed the old 6v armature over to a nice new 12v, very simple to do (Parts from Wolfsburg West and VW Vintage in the US).

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window bus

Post by ALHINSON » Sat Mar 17, 2018 5:51 pm

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window bus

Post by ALHINSON » Sat Mar 17, 2018 5:53 pm

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window bus

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window bus

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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Re: August 1963 (1964 model year)'French' Export 11 window bus

Post by ALHINSON » Sat Mar 17, 2018 5:59 pm

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1963 11 Window, Turkis Green & White, French Import
1957 Oval Beetle, Polar Silver, Original RHD UK car

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