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Postby squareonair » Mon Jun 11, 2012 7:56 am

ive been working on this bus now for about three weeks off and on...more so in the past two weeks...

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Postby Pigpen » Mon Jun 11, 2012 8:31 am

Pretty cool!!

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Postby dcguy » Tue Jun 12, 2012 10:21 pm

/faints
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Postby squareonair » Wed Jun 13, 2012 4:46 am

run down to whats been done so far
disassembles front and rear suspension
1.5 steering box raise/cut steering shaft down 1.5
4.5 narrowed front beam
installed new drag link/tie rods
3.5 inch flipped early spindles
3 inch narrowed torsions
installed new trans
installed new brakes/brake lines/master cylinder
4.5 inch original sprintstar fronts with a 165/50/15
8 inch original sprintstar on the rear with a 205/55/15
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Postby Franz » Wed Jun 13, 2012 7:31 am

WOW! Thats killer Patrick. Whats the story on it?

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Postby cjsmitty » Wed Jun 13, 2012 8:12 am

Dam Patrick =P~ =P~ =P~ =P~ If you ever decide to sell that bus PLEASE consider let me have a crack at it....... I'm looking for a OG paint pressed bumper 15 [-o<





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Postby ricekooker » Thu Jun 14, 2012 10:50 am

8"??? Damn! Looks killer!

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Postby OvalTeen » Thu Jun 14, 2012 12:52 pm

DAMN!!! Looking sick bro..
How the hell did you get those wheels stuffed in there? \:D/

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Postby john jones » Thu Jun 14, 2012 12:59 pm

very cool bus.!

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Postby squareonair » Wed Jul 25, 2012 4:09 pm

OvalTeen wrote:DAMN!!! Looking sick bro..
How the hell did you get those wheels stuffed in there? \:D/


narrowed torsions....short axle/short splines....and early oval drums......oh ya and a porta power

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Postby tlambert » Wed Jul 25, 2012 7:42 pm

Woah, I bet thats fun to do on the side of the road. Smile
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Postby durfeec » Thu Jul 26, 2012 2:14 pm

get some adjustable plates on the rear and your tires will fall right outta the wheel well. makes changing the tire a breeze compared to that shit. trust me. im also running 8" rear rims. =D>
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Postby squareonair » Thu Jul 26, 2012 2:45 pm

durfeec wrote:get some adjustable plates on the rear and your tires will fall right outta the wheel well. makes changing the tire a breeze compared to that shit. trust me. im also running 8" rear rims. =D>


ya it would be if i had late model bus and a lip on the wheel well...oh ya..your wheel well is also 2 inches higher than the early flat lip...
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Postby LooseNuts » Thu Jul 26, 2012 2:46 pm

way cool ride. =D>

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Postby squareonair » Thu Jul 26, 2012 2:53 pm

Franz wrote:WOW! Thats killer Patrick. Whats the story on it?


from what ive read...this is 1 of 25 15 window 1958 busses known to exist..and is the only one that is logoed...
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