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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
Posted: Fri Feb 03, 2017 4:39 pm
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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link king pin beam....narrowed 5 & 1/2"
10" drop
3.5" flip spindles
all IRS has been removed from rear
66 bug transmission with short axle tube
narrowed torsion housing 2 & 3/4" per side
swing axle narrowed 8" in rear
motor and transmission raised 1 & 1/2"


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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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link king pin beam....narrowed 5 & 1/2"
10" drop
3.5" flip spindles
all IRS has been removed from rear
66 bug transmission with short axle tube
narrowed torsion housing 2 & 3/4" per side
swing axle narrowed 8" in rear
motor and transmission raised 1 & 1/2"


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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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link king pin beam....narrowed 5 & 1/2"
10" drop
3.5" flip spindles
all IRS has been removed from rear
66 bug transmission with short axle tube
narrowed torsion housing 2 & 3/4" per side
swing axle narrowed 8" in rear
motor and transmission raised 1 & 1/2"


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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
Franklin's VW Werks
link king pin beam....narrowed 5 & 1/2"
10" drop
3.5" flip spindles
all IRS has been removed from rear
66 bug transmission with short axle tube
narrowed torsion housing 2 & 3/4" per side
swing axle narrowed 8" in rear
motor and transmission raised 1 & 1/2"


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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
Posted: Fri Jun 20, 2008 3:34 pm
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1970 Bay Window "Garbage Hauler"
Franklin's VW Werks
link king pin beam....narrowed 5 & 1/2"
10" drop
3.5" flip spindles
all IRS has been removed from rear
66 bug transmission with short axle tube
narrowed torsion housing 2 & 3/4" per side
swing axle narrowed 8" in rear
motor and transmission raised 1 & 1/2"
15x4 BTR's with 165 x 45's up front
15x7 BTR's with 205 x 50's in rear


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Chris and Julie
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 5:23 pm
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Chris and Julie
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Julie being a clown and Chris being himself


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74,000 original miles
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:42 pm
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74,000 original miles
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This bus is looking very promising, very solid. Maybe we'll just wash it and put some wheels on it and see how it does.


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Whack!!!
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:39 pm
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Whack!!!
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We had to crack the drums loose since they haven't moved in 28 years.


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lining it up for the trailer
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:36 pm
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lining it up for the trailer
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getting ready for the big push


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everybody push now
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:35 pm
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everybody push now
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We couldnt get the front wheel unfrozen so we had to push it with some scrap wood we found.


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finding the real color
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:32 pm
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finding the real color
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All it really needed was a good washing to get rid of all that moss.


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some friends that were living in the bus
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:30 pm
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some friends that were living in the bus
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Here is one of the friends we found living in the bus.(the mouse of course)


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the cleanup
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:28 pm
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the cleanup
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interior was infested with ants and smelled really bad.


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nice and solid floors
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:26 pm
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nice and solid floors
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Floors are nice and solid, very surprising


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fresh washed interior
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:23 pm
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fresh washed interior
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interior washed and ready for a new look


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Just a thought
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:21 pm
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Just a thought
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Here is something we pondered.


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mock up
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:19 pm
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mock up
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rough mock up after the wash.


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modified springplates and torsions
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:18 pm
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modified springplates and torsions
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modified spring plates and 3 inch narrowed torsions getting ready for install.


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narrowed rear end
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:14 pm
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narrowed rear end
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3 inch narrowed rear end so the wheels will ride straight.


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before the safari's
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:13 pm
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before the safari's
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4 in narrowed beam, 6 in drop spindles, disc brakes and 2 inch tubs for the 18x8.5in Porsche Twists.All suspension,no air ride. Rides like a Caddy, scrapes like a bus.


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interior
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:11 pm
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interior
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some flavor for the interior


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tubbed for the wheels
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 4:10 pm
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tubbed for the wheels
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2 in tubs in the front


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clearance for the 18's
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 3:56 pm
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clearance for the 18's
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final squat position


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Resurrection cruise
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 3:54 pm
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Resurrection cruise
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testing it's new shoes


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First cruise after it's Resurrection
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 3:53 pm
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First cruise after it's Resurrection
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fresh from the shop for it's first cruise after it's resurrection


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Ready to cruze for the summer
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 3:50 pm
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Ready to cruze for the summer
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Safaris for the fresh Washington air.


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Ready to cruze for the summer
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 3:49 pm
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Ready to cruze for the summer
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Installed safaris on front and rear


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Bus is ready to cruze for the summer
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 3:47 pm
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Bus is ready to cruze for the summer
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Installed Safari's recently for some fresh air.


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Rescused from the crusher
Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2006 3:03 pm
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Rescused from the crusher
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This 56 was pulled from the bushes deep in Cumberland,WA after sitting since 1978!!


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Better pic of beam heading to Norway
Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2005 7:30 pm
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Better pic of beam heading to Norway
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Better side shot of the beam


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Better pics of beam to Norway
Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2005 7:29 pm
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Better pics of beam to Norway
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Less shaky shot


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Beam to Norway
Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2005 12:55 pm
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Beam to Norway
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This shows another angle of the Wilwood brakes mounted on the beam.


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Wilwood Brakes on Porsche Pattern Rotors
Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2005 12:53 pm
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Wilwood Brakes on Porsche Pattern Rotors
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Our 4" beam going to Norway with the new Wilwood brakes


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Beam on it's way to Norway
Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2005 12:47 pm
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Beam on it's way to Norway
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4" Narrowed beam with our new design to use Wilwood brakes. This one is on it's way to Norway.


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Franklin's Rat Rod
Posted: Tue Feb 22, 2005 11:23 am
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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New shop rod for Franklin's VW Werks w/ 5 1/2" inch narrowed beam with shock towers without body mod's. Employee and customer vehicles in background.


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Franklin's Rat Rod
Posted: Tue Feb 22, 2005 11:22 am
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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Franklin's Rat Rod
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New shop rod for Franklin's VW Werks w/ 5 1/2" inch narrowed beam with shock towers without body mod's


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
Posted: Wed Nov 05, 2003 3:50 pm
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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Big Red Porsche brakes on a bus
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This is Eldad's bus, he sent this bus up to us from CA to have the suspension done. These are the big reds on his bus.


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