- FranzKeymasterAugust 16, 2017 at 8:42 amPost count: 3797
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.
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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!John JonesKeymasterAugust 17, 2017 at 7:38 amPost count: 7082
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 JonesKeymasterAugust 17, 2017 at 4:49 pmPost count: 7082
motor mock up going on… this is the longest freakin project to ever live at my shop ever ever…
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Why the hell would you not be itching to get this back home?Critter1ParticipantAugust 19, 2017 at 3:17 pmPost count: 227
Nice find on the 019 Franz. Did you use electronic points?
Justin..... that's Justin in Spanish.Douglas E FreshParticipantAugust 29, 2017 at 8:26 amPost count: 147Douglas E FreshParticipantAugust 29, 2017 at 8:26 amPost count: 147
<span style=”font-family: terminal, monaco, monospace;”>very cool</span>FranzKeymasterAugust 29, 2017 at 8:47 amPost count: 3797
Barndoor heater boxes. The problem is that round cradle/frame horn support on the chassis is exactly in the middle of the heater box outlet. I use a 2 3/8″ steel doughnut from chassisshop.com to make a tight “s” bend around it.
Brand New CB Performance manifold/linkage kit getting the alodine treatment.WrenParticipantSeptember 1, 2017 at 7:30 amPost count: 169
2 Barndoors in the clean shop, thats Awesome!FranzKeymasterSeptember 1, 2017 at 11:01 pmPost count: 3797
Its been a long evening assembling carbs. Fully rebuilt spainish 48IDF Webers w/new throttle shaft bearings, floats, valves, and mixture screws.
I did some alodine coating to make them goofy.AnonymousInactiveSeptember 2, 2017 at 5:47 amPost count: 7
😀 Nice work!!!!!
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