russParticipantDecember 10, 2019 at 5:00 pmPost count: 72
nice that some work is being done to it
maybe in time it will get the full treatment but that is horrible to start withRustabusParticipantDecember 10, 2019 at 8:00 pmPost count: 1703
Can O Worms!!! Bet that whoever owns this now is gonna want more rust repair!!!!Pat KKeymasterDecember 11, 2019 at 5:31 amPost count: 1127
Started cutting the junk out on Monday around front and rear center sections.
Finished dissecting those areas yesterday morning and started putting things back together.
Pass side rear inner and outer frame repairs.
Driver side rear inner and outer frame repairs.
Rear center section done.
We had a small section of Gerson frame with the bends in it to take care of a portion of the inner passenger front frame repair, along with a section of plate we had to finish it up.
Knocked out one of the front driver side inner frame repairs at the end of the day. One more repair to go, then the new front center section can go in.
We will build it if it comes.PeteParticipantDecember 11, 2019 at 6:53 amPost count: 791
Crusty! Nice work Pat. I bet you have to sweep the “crumbs” from under this bus often….WillyModeratorDecember 11, 2019 at 10:16 amPost count: 931
Pretty awesome that the metal that bus needs is all just laying around on that shelf!russParticipantDecember 11, 2019 at 1:02 pmPost count: 72
really the metal work they actually need laying aroundPat KKeymasterDecember 11, 2019 at 1:37 pmPost count: 1127
We’ve hit a stopping point on this one for the time being.
One more frame repair needs to be done around the pass side inner/outer frame rail at the torsion housing.
Front center section and outer passenger front frame repair done.
We will build it if it comes.X2bjParticipantDecember 12, 2019 at 5:25 amPost count: 15
OMG my old single cab is in the kcw shop getting worked on! HELL YEAH! LOOKING GOOD PAT!!John JonesKeymasterDecember 12, 2019 at 9:19 amPost count: 5878
Pat gave it some love for a few days… The new owners name is Cory Yeo.. I think he is going to leave it here for a bit and get more metal welded in…volksaddictParticipantDecember 14, 2019 at 6:22 amPost count: 517
Props to Corey for stepping up and saving this one! Just keep sending your paychecks to KCW and you’ll have a cool single cab someday! Everybody is dissing on the rust but ya’all forget its a 57 single cab! a 57!!
With the availability of new bodies now you won’t see them this cheap again.X2bjParticipantDecember 20, 2019 at 8:23 pmPost count: 15
( please read in a Kentucky voice) this makes brady and I so happy! He asked if we are going to fly out and have pat take us for a ride in the truck. I told him I know the place and time. We just need it to be done by memorial day weekend!! Family reunion I believe is that weekend. Miss y’all.John JonesKeymasterDecember 21, 2019 at 11:12 amPost count: 5878
( please read in a Kentucky voice) this makes brady and I so happy! He asked if we are going to fly out and have pat take us for a ride in the truck. I told him I know the place and time. We just need it to be done by memorial day weekend!! Family reunion I believe is that weekend. Miss y’all.
I think it’s awesome you have stayed in contact with us all these years!!! Shit… BJ slept on the dirty shop floor one night!!! 😎
Corey is a heck of a guy.. He is also a first responder… Thanks for what you do Corey!!! See you soon!X2bjParticipantDecember 21, 2019 at 8:37 pmPost count: 15
Oh man I remember you giving Al some money and telling him to take me out.. I don’t know how I was able to walk home! That was a fun night! My flip flops were my pillow that night! I have been been coming around for 18 years. Good times!X2bjParticipantDecember 21, 2019 at 8:38 pmPost count: 15
this makes Brady and I smile! Hell yeah it’s being saved!!! Props to Cory!!
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