Hello! Log in or Register   |  Help  |  Donate  |  Buy Shirts  See all banner ads | Advertise on TheSamba.com  
TheSamba.com
 
Search found 375 matches
Forum Index Page: 1, 2, 3 ... 17, 18, 19  Next
Jump to:
Author Message
  Topic: Today in Bus hunting history...
NOS PARTS

Replies: 18766
Views: 3639447

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 10:52 am   Subject: Today in Bus hunting history...
That is a score...congrats

thanks
it was a rush for 2 weeks trying to get it
once I get old slides,pics of bus, it will be more interesting
its a + that its RHD, that it has cargo doors on righ ...
  Topic: Today in Bus hunting history...
NOS PARTS

Replies: 18766
Views: 3639447

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 7:54 am   Subject: Today in Bus hunting history...
Gotta have the story of that find. Let's hear it.

went to pick up some left over parts from bus carcass at metal recycler.... "sorry,got cut in pieces. but I have a bus I need to pick up, have ...
  Topic: Today in Bus hunting history...
NOS PARTS

Replies: 18766
Views: 3639447

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 7:26 pm   Subject: Today in Bus hunting history...
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/904249.jpg
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/904250.jpg

sitting 30+ yrs
May 57 Dlx, RHD, primer deliver, cargo doors on right,semaphores,sold new by ...
  Topic: The new shop, plenty of buses.
NOS PARTS

Replies: 1838
Views: 315150

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 2:41 pm   Subject: The new shop, plenty of buses.
Tim
congrats on finishing on time
very impressive work before-after
thanks for sharing all the pics

Gerson did you find the orig Mtag?
if not, why not make a new one, with all the added options ...
  Topic: The new shop, plenty of buses.
NOS PARTS

Replies: 1838
Views: 315150

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 2:26 pm   Subject: The new shop, plenty of buses.
picture a woman who just gave birth to a big fat baby, after 20 hours of labor....... she's knocked out for a couple of days after that..... Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy seems that's how Tim is right now...... ...
  Topic: The new shop, plenty of buses.
NOS PARTS

Replies: 1838
Views: 315150

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 6:46 pm   Subject: The new shop, plenty of buses.
Let the second half begin.... Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy....sorry to this to ya Bubba.... Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy

Gerson
did you arrange for that pallet of red bull to be delivered to Bubba's and some funky green overalls?
  Topic: The new shop, plenty of buses.
NOS PARTS

Replies: 1838
Views: 315150

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 9:48 am   Subject: The new shop, plenty of buses.
So, uh, when are you cutting the roof off Ryan's 23 window? I'm dying to see that....

I believe Tim mentioned a few pages back cutting the roof, welding some rods as guide-window openings... then ...
  Topic: Project RHD
NOS PARTS

Replies: 241
Views: 82928

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Fri Oct 09, 2009 5:50 am   Subject: Project RHD
nice project, work
3 pages already and still not moved to the barndoor forum??
somebody sleeping at the wheel
  Topic: 15 window Brazilian / Fleetline Seats
NOS PARTS

Replies: 6
Views: 963

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Oct 09, 2009 5:45 am   Subject: 15 window Brazilian / Fleetline Seats
the seat is the same seat WW sell as a up to 67 seat
or the same pattern as a 59-67 curved back
  Topic: Barndoor battery ground strap
NOS PARTS

Replies: 8
Views: 1832

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Wed Sep 30, 2009 7:27 pm   Subject: Re: Barndoor battery ground strap
Is there a good source for battery ground straps? What length were they originally?

Thanks

BD ground strap 13" over all lenght
55-67 9.5"

I have both braided copper, but at the mo ...
  Topic: Difference between early and late ambulance step
NOS PARTS

Replies: 18
Views: 4842

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 27, 2009 4:47 pm   Subject: Difference between early and late ambulance step
Wait why does my step release stick out the left side and all of your step release are to the right?

those 3 are RHD or cargo doors on left
the one on the far back (pic below) is a LHD or cargo do ...
  Topic: Difference between early and late ambulance step
NOS PARTS

Replies: 18
Views: 4842

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 27, 2009 3:18 pm   Subject: Re: Difference between early and late ambulance step
How do you know if you have an early vs late belly pan ambulance step? In what year did they change the design? I just bought a belly pan one for my '59 so-23 (and yes, I now realize I needed a non-be ...
  Topic: My '57 Standard sunroof build.
NOS PARTS

Replies: 813
Views: 160886

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 27, 2009 2:51 pm   Subject: My '57 Standard sunroof build.
No, my crazy anal critic, every screw on the airvent is a nice og screw that I have collected. None of them are rusty. The chrome slotted screw on the air-director dealy is perfect. I am looking fo ...
  Topic: My '57 Standard sunroof build.
NOS PARTS

Replies: 813
Views: 160886

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 27, 2009 12:25 pm   Subject: My '57 Standard sunroof build.
When I got my bus the lens was missing but the screws, nuts and washers were still there and appear to be original. The screws are chrome slotted counter sunk heads, with a small 7mm nut and a very sm ...
  Topic: Kombis with interior panels?
NOS PARTS

Replies: 54
Views: 11673

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:38 pm   Subject: Kombis with interior panels?
I have a 64 Sun Roof Kombi That was ordered with all the seats, interior panels, walk through and 2 tone paint Tutq/Blue White unfortunately all the interior was gone when I got it .

My question i ...
  Topic: Building Barndoors!
NOS PARTS

Replies: 41
Views: 8129

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:25 pm   Subject: Building Barndoors!
I think this hatch looks like it could be an "other than factory" installation.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/597014.jpg
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/597015.jpg
h ...
  Topic: Kombis with interior panels?
NOS PARTS

Replies: 54
Views: 11673

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2009 7:11 pm   Subject: Kombis with interior panels?
I have a 64 Sun Roof Kombi That was ordered with all the seats, interior panels, walk through and 2 tone paint Tutq/Blue White unfortunately all the interior was gone when I got it .

My question i ...
  Topic: Are these OG escutcheons?
NOS PARTS

Replies: 10
Views: 2128

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2009 12:53 pm   Subject: Re: Are these OG escutcheons?

orig ones are alum for a reason... they never rust as those


Ribbed door handle escutcheons are bakolite aren't they? Either ivory or black

yes, escutcheons are black or ivory=bake o'lite
fr ...
  Topic: Are these OG escutcheons?
NOS PARTS

Replies: 10
Views: 2128

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Wed Sep 16, 2009 11:32 am   Subject: Re: Are these OG escutcheons?
I found these on a 1952 BD, what do you think? are they OG?

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/597781.jpg
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/597782.jpg
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/galle ...
  Topic: Kombis with interior panels?
NOS PARTS

Replies: 54
Views: 11673

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Sep 15, 2009 9:51 pm   Subject: Kombis with interior panels?
they are very unusual
I have only seen 2 kombis with them in over 20+ years
both pearl white
there are pics of a 64 kombi (German delivery) in the eccles book
I had a 65 kombi Mcoded (US delivery) ...
 
Page 1 of 19 Page: 1, 2, 3 ... 17, 18, 19  Next
Jump to:

All times are Mountain Standard Time/Pacific Daylight Savings Time
Jump to:  

About | Help! | Advertise | Donate | Premium Membership | Privacy/Terms of Use | Contact Us | Site Map
Copyright © 1996-2020, Everett Barnes. All Rights Reserved.
Not affiliated with or sponsored by Volkswagen of America | Forum powered by phpBB