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  • Franz
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    6 years we’ve had this bus in the shop. Not because it takes us that long…

    About to be finished. We’re assembling the engine right now!

    2332cc with dual 48 carbs.

    Peet made some killer bolt-on mounts to re-locate the gas tank for carb clearance.

    I cut, turned, and welded the filler neck for easier access. The cut is on a factory weld…so it could be converted back to stock if someone wished.

    Franz
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    We’re always getting people bring us old VW parts. Usually junk.

    …but once in a while you find something good. Blue screamer in the bottom of a distributor collection. Paid $6 for it. The former owner was hoping to get enough money to buy two beers.

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    Jb
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    Exactly what we did for the gastank. We gotta get johnnys BD and this one together before this disappears to Texas!

    Andym
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    ??

    Do something

    John Jones
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    Johnny should road trip down to Utah.. it’s probably only 16 hours or so…   Then we can get some pictures with these two!

    We are on week 46 in the logs… a few LESS than the camping box..   I think this means I can safely say.. No matter the condition of your project… worst case… I can usually have it done in a year!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Yup Thats pretty cool. 😎

    Kelly…. If you have any thing to add.. Sign up!

    Franz has been working on the engine this week….  😎

    John Jones
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    motor mock up going on… this is the longest freakin project to ever live at my shop ever ever…

     

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    Speshel k
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    Looks great!!

    Pat K
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    Driver wanted?

    • This reply was modified 1 year, 9 months ago by  Pat K.

    We will build it if it comes.

    Franz
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    SHit! This is going to be company truck when its finished.

     

    I don’t think Kelly is in much of a rush to have it back.

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    curbo
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    Why the hell would you not be itching to get this back home?

    Critter1
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    Nice find on the 019 Franz. Did you use electronic points?

    Justin..... that's Justin in Spanish.

    John Jones
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    dual over head barndoors…..  🙂

    tlambert
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    😉 Nice shot.

    My favorite John Jones quote:

    sanding sucks my balls and there is no need for any pics.. 😎

    Douglas E Fresh
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    very cool

    Douglas E Fresh
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    <span style=”font-family: terminal, monaco, monospace;”>very cool</span>

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